We regret to announce the passing of Olivine Freeman-Leerdam.
The viewing will be on Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018, between 4 and 7 p.m. at Turnbull’s Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Monday at 9:30 a.m. at Ss. Peter and Paul Cathedral and will conclude with the interment at Western Cemetery No. 1.
She is survived by her husband, Edward Leerdam Sr. (Latchie); son, Edward Leerdam Jr. (Moudo); daughters, Sharon Leerdam (Sharie), Alicia leerdam and Maritza Leerdam-Pierre (Pinky); grandson, Rahime Leerdam; granddaughters, Latoya Leerdam, Natanya Leerdam-Richardson and Quesharney, Tamara and Takiya Leerdam; brothers, Carl Freeman and Allen Freeman Sr.; sister, Mariel Freeman-Wattley; brothers-in-law, Aaron Wattley and Godfrey Leerdam Sr., Alfredo “Fredo” Hodge Sr.; sisters-in-law, Edna Freeman and Lyra Harrigan-Freeman; nieces, Patricia Rawlins, Pauline Freeman, Paulette Freeman, Liza Freeman, Aretha Freeman-Coley (Josie) and Abbi-Lyn Freeman-Williams; nephews, Pete and Perry Freeman, Kareem Freeman, Alston “Paulo” Freeman, Allen Freeman II and Akai Freeman; 18 great-grandchildren; extra special family members and an abundance of friends too numerous to mention; relatives, Freeman, Pickering, Venzen and Malone family.
Olivine Freeman Leerdam is a first cousin to Sen. Alicia “Chucky” Hansen.