The Columbus Dispatch
Gregory Lewis Freisner
Gregory Lewis Freisner, 77, passed away surrounded by family in his home in Columbus, Ohio on February 15, 2023. Born in Bremen, Ohio on September 6, 1945, Greg was the youngest son of Helen Irene (Robinson) and Lewis Dalton Freisner. He graduated from Fairfield Union High School and The Ohio State University in 1967. Greg is survived by his loving wife, Iris Gerken Freisner, children; Kerrie [Ian] Donahue of Barrington, Rhode Island and Tricia [Dave] Kershner of Upper Arlington, Ohio, Jessica [Jimmy] Dykes of Atlanta, Georgia and Sarah Gerken of Columbus, Ohio, and grandchildren; Megan and Brian Donahue; Molly and Kate Kershner; Gunnar, Parker and Miller Dykes. Born on the same day in the small town of Bremen, OH, Greg and Iris found each other later in life and blended their families as one. Greg will be forever remembered by his children and grandchildren, as well as beloved family members, and dear friends. His memory will be cherished by all that knew him. A visitation for Greg will be held Sunday, February 19, 2023 from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. at SCHOEDINGER NORTHWEST, 1740 Zollinger Road, Columbus, OH 43221. A Mass of Christian Burial will occur Monday, February 20, 2023 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Andrew Catholic Church, 1899 Mccoy Rd, Columbus, OH 43220. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Upper Arlington Special Olympics which holds a special place in all of our hearts. For an extended obituary and to leave memories and condolences please visit www.schoedinger.com.