Carmen F. Freant
Carmen F Freant, 85, of Olathe, KS, died peacefully after a long illness on April 26, 2018.
She is survived by her children, M. Roxane Pinkelman (Jeff), Elizabeth Moore (Kyle), Michael Martin (Susan), and Christine Murphy (John), as well as nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. She also leaves two sisters, Mercedes Peck and Ofelia “Nene” Rios, and a brother, Antonio Fuentes. She was married for 36 years to Robert Freant, who preceded her in death in January 2018.
Carmen was born October 8, 1932, to Antonio and Josefina (Barrera) Fuentes in Corpus Christi, Texas. She lived in Olathe for much of her life, but Corpus Christi held a special place in her heart and she traveled there often with her husband. In addition to their travels to Corpus Christi, Carmen and Bob enjoyed day trips in Kansas and Missouri. Carmen enjoyed cooking, classic movies and watching the Royals. Her kind spirit will will be missed.
A private service and burial for Carmen and her husband, an Army veteran, will be at a later date at Leavenworth National Cemetery.