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Dick Frischenmeyer

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Richard “Dick” Frischenmeyer, 93, retired, self-employed owner of Frischenmeyer “66,” World War II Army veteran and head potato peeler at Neighbors Bar & Grill, passed away Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Alma, and daughter, Nancy Fager.

He was born Feb. 12, 1919, in Iola. He married Alma on May 24, 1947. They were married for 56 years. 

He is survived by his daughters Pat Well and her husband, Bill, and Connie Schrader and her husband, Chuck Giles, both of Wichita; grandchildren Jake Fager, Katie Greep, Jennifer Dodd, Michael Jaske, Erick Schwepker and Ashley Giles; great-grandchildren, Andrew and Alex Dodd, Chloe Jaske, Abby and Bella Fager, Kail Greep and Shannon and Sabrina Schwepker; and several nieces and nephews.

Rosary will be this evening at 7 o’clock and funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Patrick Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Resurrection Cemetery .

Memorials may be sent to Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice, 313 S. Market St., Wichita, KS 67202.

Condolences to the family may be sent to www.devorssflanaganhunt.com.


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