HELPER - Our loving mother, grandmother, sister, and friend, Freda Hreinson Bianco, age 91, passed away Oct. 30, 2008 at her home.
She was born Oct. 26, 1917 in Spanish Fork to Christian and Rhoda Thompson Hreinson. Married John J. Bianco Nov. 8, 1937 in Castle Dale ; he preceded her in death on Oct. 4, 1981.
Freda was an avid golfer and bowler.
She enjoyed the outdoors and her favorite pastime was working in her yard and garden.
Freda loved reading and being surrounded by her family.
She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Survived by her children, Michael B. (Mike) O'Shea and John J. (Janis) Bianco, both of Helper; Marsha Bianco, Salt Lake City; sister, Loa Mae Zaccaria, Helper; brother, Chris (Marilyn) Hreinson, Orem; sisters-in-law, Edith Tonc and Antoinette Burton, both of Helper; 11 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren; and many loving nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by parents; daughter, Sharon B. Heath; granddaughter, Tami Johansen; brother, Clifford; and sisters, Margaret, Grace, Faye, Bernice and Blanche.
Graveside service Monday, Nov. 3, Mountain View Cemetery, Helper. Arrangements entrusted to Mitchell Funeral Home.