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Patricia Louise Frisella, American writer. Certified teacher, New Hampshire, New Jersey; certified tree farmer, New Hampshire. Named Sheep Woman of Year World Sheep Expo, Missouri, 1990; recipient 3rd place Ella T. Grasso Literary Awards Contest, 1997.


Frisella, Patricia Louise was born on October 25, 1949 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Ralph Harold and Patricia Alice (Hills) Frisella.


Bachelor, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts, 1972.


Unit contractor sales, Macy's Department Store, San Francisco, 1972-1973;teacher, Sleepy Hollow School, Roselle, New Jersey, 1973-1976;teacher, McClelland School, Rochester, N.H., 1976-1979;veterinary technical, WFVC, New Market, N.H., 1980-1981;owner, manager, Sheepboro Cots', Farmington, N.H., since 1979;accountants receivable clerk, E.K.P.A., Farmington, since 1984.


  • Certified teacher, New Hampshire, New Jersey. Certified tree farmer, New Hampshire.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Lookin For Love, 1997. Founder, editor New Hampshire Sheep Breeders' Association Newsletter, 1986-1990. Founder, co-editor New Hampshire Sheep Growers Association Newsletter.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.


Volunteer auxiliary Frisbee Memorial Hospital, Rochester, since 1989. Vice-chair Strafford County Agricultural Stabilization & Conservation Service, New Hampshire, 1985-1988. Committee member Governor's Council On Resources and Economic Development, Concord, New Hampshire, 1988.

Liason United Nations, Food and Agriculture Organization Indigenous Breeds Project, Rome, since 1978. Member New Hampshire Writers and Publications, Maine Writers and Publications Alliance, Advanced Writer's Workshop, American Sheep Industry Association (delegate New Hampshire 1991, 92), New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Growers Association (founding member, county director 1980-1991, chair, program book committee festival 1981-1991), American Minor Breeds Conservancy (board member 1982-1985).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, calligraphy, fencing, horseback riding, reading.


Married Emmanuel Paul Krasner, August 17, 1974. Children: Rebecca Elise Frisella Krasner, Nathaniel David Frisella Krasner.

Ralph Harold Frisella

Patricia Alice (Hills) Frisella

Emmanuel Paul Krasner

Rebecca Elise Frisella Krasner Frisella

Nathaniel David Frisella Krasner Frisella