Frieda May Friend
Frieda May Friend, 86, of Eureka, died Sunday, September 30, 2018 at Eureka Nursing Center in Eureka. She was born May 31, 1932, in Hume, Mo., the daughter of George Richard and Mabel Ellen (Woods) Wiggins. She was raised in the Burket area attending Burket grade school and later graduating from Hamilton High School. On November 3, 1956, she was united in marriage to Russell Harley Friend. They made their home in Wichita. She later lived in Ponca City and then Eureka later in life. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Eureka. She is survived by one brother, Wayne Wiggins of Eureka. She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; and six siblings: Nina, George, Martha, Richard, Fred, and Jim. Cremation has been effected. No services are planned. Inurnment will be made at Greenwood Cemetery, Eureka. Koup Family Funeral Home is overseeing arrangements.