Born in Chicago, Ms. Freedman moved to Tucson in 1973 and completed high school at Saguaro High School before attending Pima Community College. She was a general manager of Coco’s, an avid practitioner of astrology, an artist, and a spiritual advisor.
Survivors include her daughter, Sunyata (Christopher) Shanks; father, Myron Freedman; sister, Renee Freedman; and two grandchildren;
Graveside services were held in the Congregation Anshei Israel section of Evergreen Cemetery with Cantor Nichole Chorny officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the woman’s shelter of your choice, Lungevity, 228 S. Wabash Ave., #700, Chicago, IL 60604 or the Rare Genomics Institute, raregenomics.org.