Frieda took her high school by correspondence and senior years at Rosthern Junior College. She went on to teacher’s college with the financial help of her brother. Frieda and Reuben married in Watrous, Sask., and lived in Caronport, Edenwold, Lockwood, Hepburn and Dalmeny, Sask., settling in Saskatoon in 1971. They raised 4 children but lost one at age 9. A year after Reuben’s death, Frieda found companionship with Walter, who had also recently lost his wife. Frieda was a loving and prayerful wife, mother, grandmother, aunt and friend.