Darryl "Peanut" Freeman

March 3, 1961September 6, 2020

Darryl “Peanut” Freeman, 59, of Fort Wayne passed away on Sunday, September 6, 2020. He was born on March 3, 1961 in Jacksonville, Florida. He was a son of the late Billie Joe Freeman and Emma Josephine (Smithy) Ferry. Darryl worked at Mandarin for over 20 years, every customer was like family and he knew them well. He enjoyed watching the Colts games and attending them in person. He also enjoyed bowling. He had a passion for traveling the world with the love of his life. Peanut is survived by his brother, Bobby (Diane) Freeman; nieces, Amy (April), Tahisha, Brandy, Danielle, Kandace, Michelle, Samantha, Angela, and Alyssa; and nephews, Paul, Bobby Jr., and Blake. Also preceding him in passing was the love of his life, David Gonzalez; sister, Debbie; brothers, Danny, Samuel, and Mark; and nephew, Chad. There will be no services at this time. Memorial contributions can be made to the Allen County SPCA.


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Richard Marshall

September 22, 2020

Memories of all the good times with you David and Ricky

Christy Murphy

September 21, 2020

Darryl, you will be missed! You were always so very kind to me. You had the greatest smile and such a big heart! I know all your family in heaven are waiting for you with open arms. I am blessed to have known you!

Diane Freeman

September 17, 2020

Darrly was a sweet, kind and caring man full of fun and contagious laughter. This is how I will always think of and fondly remember my brother-in-law.


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