Phyllis A. Frisk

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Phyllis A. Frisk

Polk City and Des Moines

Phyllis Anne 'Reese' Frisk, 86, of Palm Harbor, FL, passed away on June 30, 2014. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 11:00AM at Iles Grandview Park Chapel. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will be at Laurel Hill Cemetery.

Phyllis is survived by her children: Susan (Tom) Thievon, Blake Frisk and Karen (Randy) Bacher; four grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; sisters, Elaine Reese and Lois Charter; brother, Guy (Marilyn) Reese; sisters-in-law, June, Pauline and Ruth Reese and Marilyn Frisk; and dozens of nieces and nephews.

Phyllis was born in Des Moines. She was a registered nurse; she and her husband Bob, owned Frisky's Drive In restaurants until they retired to Florida from Polk City, IA. Phyllis was preceded in death by her parents, James Guy and Betty Reese; her husband, Robert Blake Frisk; brothers, Jim, Bill and John Reese; sisters, Maryellen Johnson and Doris Reese; brothers-in-law, Bobbie Charter, Bill Johnson, Dennis Frisk, Howard Moon and sister-in-law, Barbara Moon.

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Funeral Home
Iles Funeral Home - Grandview Park Chapel
3211 Hubbell Avenue Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 265-1652
Funeral Home Details
Published in Des Moines Register on July 6, 2014