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Frisco T. Telmo, 84, formerly of King George County, died Monday, Feb. 18, 2013, in Malibay, Pasay City, Philippines.
Frisco was born Oct. 13, 1928, in San Nicolas, Pangasinan, Philippines. He immigrated to the U.S. in 1949 and resided in California. He graduated from California Polytechnic State University with a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering in 1960.
He moved to Virginia in 1971 to work for the Naval Surface Warfare Center in Dahlgren and retired in 1994. While employed at NSWC, he was a volunteer tutor at King George High School, and he received two patent awards for inventions.
Frisco was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus in King George. He was a resident of King George County for almost 40 years, prior to moving back to the Philippines in 2010.
He is survived by his wife, Norma Telmo; children Jeffrey Telmo, Genevieve Carter, Ariel Telmo, Florence Telmo and Andrea Telmo; grandchildren Jeffrey, Marlon, Brandon, Russell, Danielle and Elizabeth; great-grandchildren Angel and Justin; stepchildren Winona McClung, Jasmin Protacio, Oliver Orilla, Norman Orilla and Theresa Orilla; and his siblings, Betty Corpus, Salvador Telmo, Romulo Telmo and Perla Salazar.
A Mass of intention for Frisco will be celebrated at 12:45 p.m. Sunday, April 28, at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in King George.