Kathryn A. Frisk, of Akron, passed away Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012, at the Akron Care Center.
Memorial services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, Aug. 24, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A. in Akron. The Rev. Dawn Quame will officiate. Inurnment of her ashes will be prior to the service on Friday at Union Creek Lutheran Cemetery, rural Akron. Visitation with the family present will be following the memorial service in the church basement during a time of lunch and fellowship. The Carlsen Funeral Home–Schroeder Chapel in Akron is in charge of arrangements. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com.
Kathryn Ann Frisk was born in Woodbury County, IA, on Dec. 29, 1952. Kathy came to live with J. Alvin and Phyllis Frisk in January of 1959. She was baptized at Immanuel Lutheran Church on April 1, 1959, and later confirmed on June 1, 1969, by Pastor David J. Roy. She attended school at Hoyt and West Union Schools in South Dakota. Later, she attended school in Le Mars and graduated from Le Mars High School in 1971. Later, she lived in Sioux Falls and Yankton, SD, and then for many years in Le Mars. She moved to the Akron Care Center in June of 2007.
She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Akron for many years. She enjoyed visiting with relatives and friends. She also enjoyed participating in activities and the care center.
Survivors include her mother, Phyllis Frisk of Akron; two brothers: Daryl Frisk (Assunta) of Gaeta, Italy, and Douglas Frisk (Deborah) of Rapid City, SD; two nephews: Alan Frisk (Miki) and David Frisk (Jennifer); three nieces: Jaclyn Dyla (Shawn), Rachel Dwyer (Kevin), and Heather Sidle (Rick); one step-nephew: Tony Daniels; one step-niece: Kathy Ariza; her aunt: Alta Johnson of Akron; and eight great-nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents; her father: J. Alvin Frisk; her uncles: Clifford Johnson (Irma), Roger Johnson (Phyllis), Arden Johnson; her aunt: Lois Decker (John); and a step-nephew: John Daniels.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be in Kathryn’s name to the Akron Care Center Building Fund or Immanuel Lutheran Church.