Ruth H. Frisque

Friday, November 4, 2005

RUTH H. FRISQUE, 90, of Macomb, Ill., died Thursday, Oct. 27, 2005, at Heartland Health Care Center in Macomb.

Born Aug. 20, 1915, in Fond du Lac, Wis., to Earl and Hazel Mason Burgess, she married Ray frisque on Aug. 25, 1937, in Fond du Lac. He preceded her in death.

She was also preceded in death by her parents, her step-mother, Hazel Bauer Burgess, two sons, David and Richard "Skippy" Frisque, and one sister, Bernice Burgess.

Surviving are one daughter, Carol (Gene) Smith of Macomb; three grandchildren, Jennifer (Eric) Hawker, Todd (Heather) Smith, and David (Miranda) Smith; four great-grandchildren, Emily Hawker, Abby, Owen, and Olivia Smith; one brother, Rev. Richard Burgess of Madison, Wisc.

She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Macomb.

A memorial service will be held at a later date in Fond du Lac. Cremation rites have been accorded. Memorial contributions may be made to the First Presbyterian Church of Macomb or the First Presbyterian Church of Fond du Lac. Dodsworth-Piper-Wallen Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.