Frances M. RiskeyFrances M. (Gudajtes) Riskey, 96, Grand Forks, passed away on Saturday, April 6, 2013 in 4000 Valley Square Woodside Village.
Frances was born on February 15, 1917, the daughter of Anton and Joanna (Byzewski) Gudajtes of Warsaw, North Dakota. She attended schools in Warsaw. She married Leonard Riskey on June 27, 1938. They farmed in Walshville Township. In 1968 they moved to Grand Forks. Frances worked at the University Food Service for 18 years until she retired. This is when she developed a fondness for the UND Sioux Hockey players and became an avid Sioux Hockey fan. She was a member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church and Altar Society. Frances was a volunteer at St. Anne’s Guest Home, a member of Senior Citizens, Polish National Alliance, and the Sacred Heart League, Warsaw, North Dakota. She enjoyed baking crocheting, gardening and playing cards.