Donna J. Weimer Freeman

Donna Jean Weimer Freeman, 78, of Williamsport, died peacefully, Monday, April 9, 2018, at the Williamsport Home.

Born August 24, 1939, in Sunbury, she was a daughter of William Ralph and Mary Beatrice (Weikel) Knopp.

Donna was a 1957 graduate of Watsontown High School. She worked for International Furniture (1957), Sylvania Electric (1959), Warrior Run High School (1969), and as a secretary for John A. Felix, Esq. from 1971-2010.

Donna attended Hepburn Baptist Church. She loved her family and spending time with them especially her grandchildren.

She enjoyed camping, bicycling, and traveling. She was very active in her church through music ministries, playing the piano, organ, and singing.

Surviving are her husband, Lee H. Freeman, whom she married April 30, 2011; two sons, James D. Barrett (Kitten), of Williamsport and Scott D. Barrett (Deb), of Turbotville; five step-children, Kenneth G. Weimer (Donna), of Muncy, Larry J. Weimer (Karen), of Allenwood, Lee Freeman Jr., of Williamsport, Kathryn Sandelli (Rob), of Whippany, N.J. and Kimberly Freeman, of Philadelphia; eight grandchildren, Jamie, Jason, Heather, Matthew, Aubrey, Michael, George, and Angel, and great grandchildren; two brothers, Leon Knopp (Judy), of Muncy and Milan Knopp (Jean), of Muncy; a sister, Doris Bower (Harold deceased), of Williamsport; and a sister-in-law, Florence Knopp.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Hiram G. “Jim” Weimer on April 8, 2007, after 32 years of marriage; a grandson, Justin; brother, Ralph Knopp; a sister, Valeria Holmes (LeRoy-deceased); and husband, Homer J. Barrett.

Visitation for family and friends will be held from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 28 at Hepburn Baptist Church, 2917 Pleasant Valley Road, Cogan Station. A memorial service will follow the visitation at noon at the church. There will be a meal provided following the service.

The family will provide the flowers and suggests memorial contributions be made to Hepburn Baptist Church.

Arrangements entrusted to Sanders Mortuary.