Shirley E. Thomas Fry

January 12, 1935June 18, 2014

Shirley E. Fry, 79 of Columbus, IN. passed away at 7:48 pm Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility. Shirley was born January 12, 1935 in Indianapolis, IN. Shirley met her husband, Kerwin “Cub” Fry when he was stationed at Camp Atterbury when the Korean War broke out in 1950. They later married and were together 62 years. Shirley was a homemaker, raised three children and later worked as an executive secretary. She was a member of the United Methodist Church in Clinton, IL. She was also a member of the Women of the Moose, Columbus, IN. Chapter 456. A memorial service will be conducted at 3:00 pm Saturday, June 21, 2014 by Myers-Reed Chapel on 25th Street. Family and friends may call from 1:00 pm until the time of the service on Saturday. In keeping with Mrs. Fry’s wishes, cremation is planned and inurnment will be in Washington Park East Mausoleum in Indianapolis, IN. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana. Online condolences to the family may be submitted at Surviving with her husband, Kerwin H. “Cub” Fry of Columbus, IN. are her children, Sheryl (Jimmy) Crase of Shelbyville, IN., Michael Fry of Danville, IN. and Jeffrey (Laura) Fry of Franklin, TN.; sisters, Judy (Jim) Barton of Indianapolis, IN. and Joan (Ray) Barnhorst of Columbus, IN.; five grandchildren and five great grandchildren.


  • Memorial Service Saturday, June 21, 2014
  • Calling Hours Saturday, June 21, 2014

Shirley E. Thomas Fry

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June 24, 2014

Sending prayers of comfort and love to you all. Pat, Sandy and Carla

Judy Barton

June 21, 2014

I will miss you my sweet sister.

June 21, 2014

So terribly sorry for your loss. We were so blessed to have met her.

Jim and Anna Litzy