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June 11, 2013

Mark William Freyer

The Daily Star

---- — Mark William Freyer

SIDNEY — Mark William Freyer, 44, of Sidney, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 9, 2013, at the A.O. Fox Memorial Hospital in Oneonta.

Mark was born Oct. 18, 1968, to Martin and Joyce (Laing) Freyer in Walton.

He graduated from Sidney Central School with the Class of 1987. After high school, Mark was employed by S&W Concrete of Deposit until 1988, when he sustained traumatic injuries in an accident.

Mark continued to foster close relationships with his family, friends and caregivers. Mark enjoyed hunting, fishing, campfires and NASCAR as well as spending time with his nieces and nephews. Despite many obstacles and challenges, Mark maintained his charismatic personality and great sense of humor.

‘To know him, is to love him. He will be greatly missed.’

Mark is survived by his parents, Martin and Joyce Freyer; brothers, Martin Freyer Jr. and his wife, Joan, Michael Freyer and his wife, Barbara; sister, Patricia Rude and husband, Jeff; nieces, Chariese (Freyer) Medlar, Jessie (Rude) Charles, Abigail Freyer and Hannah Freyer; nephews, Joshua Rude, Matthew Freyer, Dylan Freyer, Cody Rude and Alexander Rude; many aunts; uncles; cousins; great-nieces and great-nephews.

Mark’s family thanks the caregivers from various agencies for Mark’s wonderful care. They also thank friends, family and many others for their support through the years.

Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m., Tuesday, June 11, at C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel, 21 Main St., Sidney. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 12, at the funeral chapel with the Rev. George Herrick of the Masonville Federated Church officiating. Burial will follow in Masonville Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Masonville Emergency Squad or the Masonville Federated Church.

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Arrangements are under the direction of C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel Sidney.