Longtime Cedaredge resident Evalina Friemel died March 27, 2013, at Hospice Care Center in Grand Junction. She was 74.
Rosary was recited April 2 at St. Philip's Catholic Church in Cedaredge. A Mass of the Resurrection will be held at noon, Wednesday, April 3, at St. Philip's Catholic Church. A private family inurnment will be held at Cedaredge Cemetery.
Evalina H. Gianinetti was born in Carbondale June 19, 1938, to Benjamin and Alphonsine (Diemoz) Gianinetti. She spent her childhood in Carbondale and graduated from Carbondale High School in 1956.
On June 10, 1961, she married Joseph "Toby" Friemel in Glenwood Springs. They lived in Imperial, Neb., before moving to Cedaredge in 1994. They were married 51 years.
Mrs. Friemel enjoyed crocheting, riding ATVs, fishing, hunting, playing cards, computers, dancing, music, Zen tangle and Harley riding.
She was a member of St. Philip's Catholic Church where she served on the Altar Society, sang in the choir and was a liturgy coordinator. She was a member of Thunder Mountain Wheelers and the Women's Bucketlisters from Cedaredge.
She is survived by her husband Toby of Cedaredge; sons, Andy Friemel of Omaha, Neb., Ronald Friemel and wife Christina of Glenwood Springs, and Joedy Friemel and wife Amy Lynn of Spokane, Wash.; a daughter, Amy Jo Carlson and husband Lee of Grand Junction; a brother, Ernest Gianinetti and wife Carol of Carbondale; and eight grandchildren with one on the way.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Benjamin Gianinetti Jr.; and a sister, Angelina Mautz.
Memorial contributions may be made to Catholic Outreach Kitchen Project, 245 S. 1st Street, Grand Junction, CO 81501 or to Hospice and Palliative Care of Western Colorado, P.O. Box 24, Delta, CO 81416.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory handled the arrangements.
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