G. Alyce "Rusty" Freeman, who taught special-education classes in Buffalo schools for 27 years, died Sunday after a lengthy hospitalization in Arrowhead Regional Medical Center, Colton, Calif. She was 81.
Born G. Alyce Nolan in Niagara Falls, she lived most of her life here.
Mrs. Freeman enjoyed traveling, hiking, swimming and football.
She was the widow of Frank Freeman.
At the time of her death, she was living with her daughter
Patricia in Fontana, Calif.
She also is survived by another daughter, Peggy Goodwin of
Nipomo, Calif.; two sons, Michael of Ketchikan, Alaska, and John of Niagara Falls; a sister, Grace Broderick of Washington, D.C.; and nine grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at noon Saturday in Prince of Peace Catholic Church, 1055 N. Military Road, after prayers at 11:15 a.m. in Spallino-Amigone Funeral Home, 1300 Pine Ave. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Lewiston.