Freda L. Branch

Freda L. Branch, 93, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 9:20 P.M.June 5, 2019 at Mount Vernon Health Care Center.Shewas bornNovember 18, 1925 in Mount Vernon to the late Ernest Maude and Eugene Bell (Huston) Bean. Freda first married Paul Gaylord Keip in April 1943. He passed away in July 1970. She later married Ira John Branch on July 23, 1971. He passed away in October 2014.


A Visitation will be held Sunday, June 9, 2019 from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon.A Funeral Service will be held atMonday, June 10, 2019 at 1:00 P.M. at Hughey Funeral Home with Reverend Richard McCormick officiating. Interment will follow atMount Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn, Illinois. Memorials may be made in Freda’s honor to the Union Chapel Cemetery.


Call Hughey Funeral Home at 618-242-3348 or visit for further information.

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