Kathryn Lee Mecham Freel, age 45, died December 29, 1993 in Sandy.

Born April 21, 1948, in Provo, Utah, the daughter of Derral F. and Mona Beal Mecham.She married Ronald C. Freel, August 8, 1968 in the LDS Chapel in Casper, Wyoming.

Survived by husband, Ronald C. Freel; two sons, Jason R., Jeffrey D.; two daughters, Courtney B. and Alexandria L., all of Sandy; father, Derral F. Mecham; and sister, Patricia Mecham Elegante, Sandy; brother, William A. Mecham, Salt Lake City; she was like a second mother to her nieces and nephew, Nichole, Jenna and Tory Elegante, and grandniece, Deanza Elegante, all of Sandy; daughter-in-law of Gloria and Ken Freel, Casper, Wyo.

The light of our lives and the pied piper of children left us today to return to her Heavenly Father, family and friends, after a long and courageous fight with breast cancer. Even when she was ill, she kept giving of herself, and never let anyone know of what she was going through.

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Her smile and the love she brought to everyone was brighter than the sun itself. She wanted us to remember her with love in our hearts and to be good to each other. She'd love for you to plant her a flower, not shed tears.

Funeral services will be held Friday, December 31, 1993, at 1 p.m. in the Sandy Crescent 2nd Ward, 1245 East 11000 South. Interment, Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donation to breast cancer research in her name.

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