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Harry Eugene "Gene" Frisk
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Birth: Nov. 5, 1934
Marienthal
Wichita County
Kansas, USA
Death: Apr. 29, 2010
Poplar Bluff
Butler County
Missouri, USA

Harry Eugene "Gene" Frisk, 75, of Oxly, Ripley, Missouri, died Thursday, April 29, 2010, at John J. Perishing VA Hospital in Poplar Bluff, Missouri. He was formerly from the Valley Home-Oakdale, Stanislaus, California areas for 50 years, before moving to Oxly, Missouri.

Gene, is the son of the late Harry Edward & Mary Elizabeth Virgina (Gosvenor) Frisk, was born November 5, 1934, in Marienthal, Wichita, Kansas.

Gene retired as a self-employed Builder and Real Estate Agent, Dairyman, Farmer. He loved to work, garden, remodel houses and travel. Mr. Frisk served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean Conflict, and was a member of the VFW, American Legion and U.S.S. Shangri-la Association.

On March 24, 1984 Gene married Edna Inez Adams Wyrick in Carson City, Neveda. She survives him, plus three sons, Phillip Frisk of Doniphan, Missouri, Rocky Frisk of Oxly, Missouri, Jason Frisk of Amarillo Texas, one daughter Carmen Zamastil of Fairdealing, Missouri; and two step-sons and Daniel Wyrick of Oxly, Missouri and Micheal Wyrick of Atkins Arkansas (Gene considered his step-sons as his own), seven sisters Beatrice Eldora Miller, Berniece Elizabeth Smith, Genevieve Ione Turnham, Geneva Irene Obermyer, Fairy Matilda Hale, Fern Marie Rowley, Janet Mary Frisk and one brother Vern Edward Frisk all of California. Also 19 GrandchildrenóBrandy, Sarah, Michelle, Quintin, Tara, Megan, Devon, Kyle, Justin, Josh, Julie-anne, Jayden, Caity, Caleb, Brooke, Christopher, Braden, Kimberly and Matthew & 10 great-grandchildrenóDominic, Alex, Lorallie, Chanler, McKenzie, Valerie, Kaydance, Sidney, Chyanna, & Patrick.

Gene was preceded in death by his parents, a baby sister Hazel Avis Frisk, one brother Charles Merle Frisk, and one step-son Timothy Wyrick.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, May 4th at 10 AM at Edwards Funeral Home, Inc. in Doniphan, Ripley, Missouri, with Bro. Fred Wiktorek and Bro. Luther Abbott officating. His sons, grandsons and some of the granddaughters all wore one of his ties in honor of him.
Graveside services were Tuesday May 4th at 3:30 PM at the Old Swedish Cemetery in Mountain Grove, Wright, Missouri beside his Grandfather, Uncle, Great Grandparents and other family members, with full military honors.

Gene was really nice guy and a flirt like most of the Frisk men.

By Waneta Loy Frisk Simmons
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My 1st cousin 1x removed. 
 
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 Parents:
  Harry Edward Frisk (1895 - 1967)
  Mary Elizabeth Gosvenor Frisk (1897 - 1991)
 
 Children:
  Daniel Melville Wyrick (1973 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hazel Avis Frisk (1918 - 1918)*
  Beatrice Eldora Frisk Miller (1921 - 2013)*
  Harry Eugene Frisk (1934 - 2010)
  Charles Merle Frisk (1937 - 1958)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Swedish Cemetery
Mountain Grove
Wright County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: W. Loy Frisk Simmons
Record added: Apr 29, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51795191
Harry Eugene Gene Frisk
Added by: W. Loy Frisk Simmons
 
Harry Eugene Gene Frisk
Added by: W. Loy Frisk Simmons
 
Harry Eugene Gene Frisk
Added by: W. Loy Frisk Simmons
 
 
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Blessings to you Gene
- Loy
 Added: May. 25, 2014
I am going to miss you.
- Dawna
 Added: May. 5, 2010
Sweet Cousin Gene, how you are going to be missed. Know you are having a grand celebration with family and our Lord.
- Loy & family
 Added: Apr. 29, 2010
 
 
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