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Joseph Frisino
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Birth: Mar. 27, 1893
Duluth
St. Louis County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Mar. 21, 1971
Seattle
King County
Washington, USA

Born in Duluth, Minnesota, the second of ten children of immigrants from Italy. The family moved to Baltimore, MD when he was about three years old.
Married Gertrude Teresa Drane November 28, 1912. They had two children.
Became an apprentice lithographer at the age of 16 and went on to become an engraver. Enjoyed doing oil portraits of family, still lifes, scenery, reproductions of master works, and self-portraits (see photo right). Also enjoyed music and later sang in a barbershop quartet.
Gertrude became ill and died at the age of 46. Remarried in 1942 to Florence Ochs but divorced by 1951.
Moved to Seattle, WA where his children and grandchildren lived. Became very active in the Talmadge Hamilton House Senior Center, serving on the governing board and teaching oil painting and other arts to the members, as well as doing handyman chores.
Died six days short of his 78th birthday.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Biaggio (Benjamin) Frisino (1865 - 1922)
  Antonia Genovese Frisino (1873 - 1945)
 
 Spouse:
  Gertrude Drane Frisino (1893 - 1940)
 
 Children:
  Joseph Charles Frisino (1919 - 2008)*
  Mary Frisino Stephens Elliser (1920 - 1982)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas G Frisino (1891 - 1951)*
  Joseph Frisino (1893 - 1971)
  Rose Frisino Nies (1895 - 1919)*
  Noah Frisino (1898 - 1959)*
  Warren (Woody) Nicholas Frisino (1900 - 1946)*
  Anthony Frisino (1904 - 1974)*
  Louis J Frisino (1906 - 1980)*
  Emanuel Frisino (1907 - 1981)*
  Catherine Frisino Mavrinac (1911 - 1966)*
  Stella Frisino Smith (1915 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Memorial Park
Renton
King County
Washington, USA
 
Maintained by: Barb W
Originally Created by: PAPAWRAITH
Record added: May 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37684744
Joseph Frisino
Added by: PAPAWRAITH
 
Joseph Frisino
Added by: Barb W
 
Joseph Frisino
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Billie Sorrels
 
 
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Thinking of you on Thanksgiving. I miss you.
- Barb W
 Added: Nov. 27, 2014
We all miss you and love you
- Barb W
 Added: Aug. 11, 2009

- PAPAWRAITH
 Added: May. 29, 2009
 
 
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