|Birth: ||Jul. 4, 1925|
|Death: ||Dec. 3, 2010|
Thelma Heiskell Fristoe, retired Front Royal banker, died on Friday, December 3, 2010 at her home.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, December 10, at 2:00 p.m. at Maddox Funeral Home conducted by Rev. Jim Bunce. Burial will follow in Prospect Hill Cemetery.
Mrs. Fristoe was born July 4, 1925 in Compton, VA daughter of the late Frank Pitman Heiskell and Helen Johnson Heiskell. She was a graduate of Luray High School. Mrs. Fristoe worked in several different banks in the Front Royal area and in 1987 she retired from Wachovia/ Wells Fargo Bank as vice president and secretary to the board of directors. After retirement, due to her vast knowledge of banking, she became involved with the establishment of Marathon Bank, now United Bank, and served five years as secretary to the board of directors. She was a lifelong member of the Warren Heritage Society, longtime member of Marlow Heights Baptist Church, member of the American Lung Association, and a volunteer for United Way of Warren County. She was the wife of the late Forrest W. "Monk" Fristoe, who died in 2005.
Surviving are one brother, Frank Heiskell of Front Royal; cousins, Elizabeth Wells of The Plains, Mary Catherine Calvert of Free Union, James Hight, Sr. of Front Royal; and several other cousins, nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a sister Frances Louise Heiskell.
Because of her reverence for the natural world and her love of animals, especially her many pet felines, Mrs. Fristoe has requested that memorial contributions be made to the Humane Society of Warren County, 1245 Progress Dr., Front Royal, VA 22630.
Published in Northern Virginia Daily on December 8, 2010.
Frank Pittman Heiskell (1888 - 1961)
Helen Thelma Johnson Heiskell (1900 - 1980)
Forrest William Fristoe (1923 - 2005)
Frances Louise Heiskell (1921 - 1987)*
Thelma Heiskell Fristoe (1925 - 2010)
Prospect Hill Cemetery
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Record added: Dec 06, 2010
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