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Obituaries

Freida J. Tompkins

STERLING – Freida J. Tompkins, 61, of Sterling, died Friday, June 6, 2014, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. 

Freida was born on Dec. 14, 1952, in Kansas City, Missouri, to John and Eleanora (Williams) Hibbard. Survivors include four sons, Steven C. Stoudt of Rock Falls, Chad E. (Laura) Stoudt of Sterling, Brett A. (Shelly) Stoudt of Rock Falls and Randy Tompkins of Sterling; three sisters, Judy (Ray) Hodges, Nancy (Nick) Rodriguez and Sherry McClaren; two brothers, Mike Hibbard and Jack (Janice) Hibbard; eleven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her parents and two sisters, Brenda Druen and Barb Nerstheimer. 

Cremation rites have been accorded with the McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Harvest Time Bible Church in Rock Falls with the Rev. Dalmus Meeks officiating.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established.

For online condolences, visit mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com.

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