Anthony Edwin Freeland, age 85, of Lapeer died July 16, 2021 at the Lapeer Medical Care Facility.
Anthony was born May 5, 1936, in Flint, Michigan to the late Francis and Mary [Durbin] Freeland. He served his country honorably in the U.S Army and was a member of American Legion Post #294 in Flint. Anthony was an avid reader, enjoyed gambling, but most of all he loved spending time with his family and friends.
Anthony is survived by his children: Marie (Joel) Munn, Anthony II (Lisa) Freeland, Mitchell (Melissa) Freeland, Patrick (Brandi) Freeland, sister Muriel (Donald) Quinn, 13 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren, and close friend Aunt Betty Lou Stratton. He was preceded in death by his parents, second wife Karleen Kay, and Sassy the dog.
Family and friends may visit 1:00 to 3:00 PM on Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at Jansen Family Funeral Home - Columbiaville. Memorial contributions in memory of Anthony may be made to any public library in memory of him. Share memories, condolences, and pictures online with the family at www.jansenfuneralhome.com