Weathersfield, VT --
Mary Christine Freeman, 60, died Monday, February
24 at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, New Hampshire after
a brief illness.
Born October 23, 1953, daughter of the late Irene and
Chester Freeman, Mary grew up in Ithaca, New York.
from Colorado State University, she spent 3 years as a Vista volunteer
in Wewoka, Oklahoma, where she met her husband, Michael Jenzen.
then moved to Vermont, where she worked in social welfare services for
the state until her retirement in May, 2013.
Throughout her life, Mary
was an avid and skilled craftswoman in a variety of fiber arts. Her
family and friends were the lucky beneficiaries of her talents in the
form of knitted clothing items, and quilted works of art for table, wall
and bed. All were meticulously executed with her remarkable eye for
color, pattern and texture.
Mary leaves behind her husband of 32 years,
daughter, Leah Jenzen and son-in-law, Casey Hall; brother Jerry Freeman
and brothers-in-law Bob, Tom and Jack Jenzen and their spouses, as well
as nephews, nieces and great-nieces, and many dear friends.
be no services at this time. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions
may be made to the donor’s favorite charity.