Phyllis Frisk Obituary

Phyllis Anne Frisk
Phyllis Frisk
Phyllis Anne Frisk

December 31, 1927 - June 30, 2014
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in Des Moines & Polk City, IA
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Phyllis Anne 'Reese' Frisk, 86, of Palm Harbor, Florida, passed away peacefully on June 30, 2014 at Bay Tree Center, Palm Harbor, FL. Funeral services will be held on July 9, 2014 at 11:00 AM at Iles Grandview Park Chapel. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will be at Laurel Hill Cemetery.

Phyllis was born December 31, 1927 in Des Moines, Iowa to James Guy and Betty Pease Reese. She graduated from East High School, and became a Registered Nurse at Iowa Lutheran Hospital. On October 5, 1951, she married Robert Blake Frisk. She worked alongside her husband in their restaurants, Frisky's Drive In, in the 60's and 70's. Phyllis and Bob moved from their home in Polk City, IA to Palm Harbor, FL in 1978. She was a Lutheran. In retirement, Phyllis loved to quilt, care for her grandchildren and serve others.

Phyllis is survived by her three children: Susan Thievon and her husband Tom, Blake Frisk, Karen Bacher and her husband Randy; sisters, Elaine Reese and Lois Charter; brother, Guy Reese and wife, Marilyn; sisters-in-law, Marilyn Frisk, June, Pauline, and Ruth Reese; grandchildren, Christopher Thievon, Kerri Demeri and husband Eric, Jennifer and Eric Bacher; and great-granddaughter, Paisley Anne Demeri; as well as dozens of nieces and nephews.

Phyllis was preceded in death by her husband and parents, her father and mother-in-law, Robert C. Frisk and Edith 'LaVon' Frisk Marose; brothers, Jim, Bill, and John Reese; sisters, Maryellen Johnson and Doris Reese; brothers-in-law, Bobbie Charter, Dennis Frisk, Bill Johnson and Howard Moon; and sister-in-law, Barbara Moon.

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Visitation
Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Service
Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
11:00 AM
Cemetery
Laurel Hill Cemetery
3601 East Court Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Wednesday, July 9, 2014