Patty Ann Fry
November 11, 1938 ‒ February 16, 2017
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Patty Ann Fry, age 78, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at Whispering Hills Care Center. She was born on November 11, 1938 in Columbus, Ohio the daughter of Carroll and Mildred (Connell) Sells. Patty earned her B.S. in Education from the Mount Vernon Nazarene College and taught four years in the Bladensburg School District. She retired in 1999 after 15 years as a teacher from Zanesville City Schools.
Patty was a member of the Beulah United Methodist Church where she served as treasurer. She was a member of the Ohio Retired Teachers Association and worked as an official for many high school track meets and wrestling matches.
She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Earl E. Fry; her children, Steve Fry of Mount Vernon, Stan (Stasi) Fry of Mount Vernon, Mike (Wendy) Fry of Mount Vernon, Bill Fry of Bensenville, Illinois, Peggy (Jeremy) Wise of Frazeysburg and Nancy (Sam) Tripi of Buffalo, New York, seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren. She is also survived by a brother, Larry (Sue) Sells of Hide Away Hills, Ohio and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Friends may call on Monday, February 20, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Mount Vernon Grace Community Church, 18350 Hopewell Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050 where a Celebration of Life Service will begin at 12 p.m. Rev. Joyce Fry will be officiating. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Patty Ann Fry.
Memorial contributions in Patty’s name may be made to the charity of one’s choice.
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