George “Martin” Fry III

March 29, 1944 ‒ December 10, 2012

Delaware, Ohio

George “Martin” Fry III, 68, of Delaware and formerly of Marietta, passed away early Monday morning December 10, 2012 at his home.

He was born March 29, 1944 in New Martinsville, West Virginia to George Martin Fry Jr. and Elizabeth Ann (Tisher) Fry and later graduated from Marietta College.

Left to cherish his memory is his wife of 44 years, Josephine “Jo” (Palmer); 2 daughters, Alicia Holt of Delaware and Beth Fry of Westport, Connecticut; his parents of Hannibal, Ohio; 2 grandchildren, Carson and Addison Holt; a sister, Brenda Sue (Brian) Binegar of Sardis, Ohio and a nephew, James Feeney Jr. of Sardis, Ohio.

In 2005, he retired as Senior Accountant with Alliance Industries in Marietta.

Martin was a huge supporter and fan of OSU Athletics and he was happiest surrounded by his family and friends. His legacy will live on in his treasured daughters and grandchildren.

The family will receive friends on Thursday December 13th from 2 – 4 pm at the Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center, 1510 W. William Street at Valleyside Drive, Delaware. Celebration of Life Services will follow at 4:00 pm. Burial will be at a later date in Cheshire Cemetery.

The Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center is honored to serve the Fry family and condolences may be expressed and memories may be shared by visiting