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, Utah to Christian and Rhoda Thompson Hreinson.
Married John J. Bianco, Nov. 8, 1937 in Castle Dale, Utah; 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, 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, 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; sisters, Margaret, Grace, Faye, Bernice and Blanche.
Graveside service was held Monday, Nov. 3, 2008, 11 a.m. Mt. View Cemetery, Helper. Family was at Mitchell Funeral Home one hour prior to services.