Ellen F Freels

August 25, 1943 ~ March 11, 2020 (age 76)


Ellen F. (Migliaccio) Freels, age 76, of Newburgh, IN, passed away at 11:11 p.m. on Wednesday, March 11, 2020, at Deaconess Gateway Hospital.

Ellen was born August 25, 1943, in Indianapolis, IN, to Joseph and Eva Faye (Clark) Migliaccio. She graduated from Mount Vernon High School in 1961. Ellen was a member of Sweet Adeline’s International from 1972 – 1995. She was a member of South Gibson Apostolic Church.

Ellen is survived by her sons, James “Jim” Freels (Joleen) and Andrew Freels (Judith);  daughters, Ronda McBride (Roger); sister, Kim Meredith (Andrew); brothers, David Skelton, Anthony Skelton (Rita), and Paul Skelton; and grandchildren, Bethany Joy McGee (Andrew) and Abigail Elizabeth Freels.

Ellen is preceded in death by her parents; husband of 17 years, James Freels; infant sister, Juanita Carol Migliaccio; sister, Christine Pool and step-daughter, Ronda McBride.

Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Burial will be Private.  

Memorial Contributions may be made to: Apostolic of Evansville at 1600 W. Maryland St., Evansville, IN, 47710.

Arrangements are being handled by BOONE FUNERAL HOME EAST CHAPEL – A Family Tradition Funeral Home, 5330 Washington Avenue, Evansville, IN.

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March 21, 2020

3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Apostolic (Evansville)

Celebration of Life
March 21, 2020

4:00 PM
Apostolic (Evansville, Maryland St)

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