Marty Freeze: Spirit of Gainesville nominee


Published: Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 2:00 p.m.
Last Modified: Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 2:04 p.m.

I met Marty clearing trees from all the hurricanes that hit Gainesville. He always has 4 or 5 projects at a time that involves serving someone. Marty is rebuilding a trailer and motorcycle for someone in need now. He was once a professional boxer, fighting the likes of Ali, Frazier, Cobb, and more. Trust me. he is tough on the outside, and a teddy bear on the inside. He will even be upset for the nomination.

Facts

Category: Community Service

About Marty Freeze

Occupation: Owns/operates 18 wheeler

Years in Gainesville: 30+

Spouse Brenda Freeze

Children 2 sons, one serving our country now

Submitted by Frank Stankunas

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