Erwin J. "E.J." Freyburger, of Java Village, died Saturday August 24, 2019 in Buffalo General Hospital at the age of 91.
He was born February 18, 1928 in Java Village, New York a son of the late Erwin W. and Erma (nee Barber) Freyburger. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War.
He was the owner/operator of E.J. Freyburger Earthmoving (a family run business) in Java Village for 69 years from 1946-2015. He worked full time until the age of 87.
His wife Elizabeth (nee Luthart) Freyburger whom he married October 4, 1952 in Elma died in 1994.
He is survived by his sons - Michael Freyburger of Java and Kenneth (Edie) Barber of Curriers; two grandsons - Jimmy (Jamie) Barber of Arcade and Jerry (Lesley) Barber of Java Center; siblings - Harris Freyburger of Orchard Park, Ellis (Eleanor) Freyburger of Strykersville, Virginia Freyburger of Geneseo; a sister-in-law - Alice Freyburger of Java Village; five great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife and a brother - Edward Freyburger.
Friends may call Wednesday August 28, 2019 from 3-8 pm at W. S. Davis Funeral Home, Inc., 358 W. Main St., Arcade, where funeral services will be held Thursday August 29, 2019 at 11 am. Interment will be in Java Village Cemetery.