Friday, August 13, 2010

Rosalie C. Fry (August 12, 2010)

Rosalie C. Fry, 84 of Greenville, went to be with her Savior on Thursday evening, August 12, 2010 at Gades Nursing Home.

Rosalie was born near Woodington, in Darke County, OH on July 6, 1926 . She was the daughter of the late Ernest and Clara (Gibson) Childers.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Ken Fry: sister Thelma Amspaugh; brother Ralph Childers; and a close friend, C. Leon Smith.

The first eight years of her schooling was at Woodington School, then graduated from Jackson Twp. (Mississinawa Valley) High School in 1944.

She married her husband, Ken in 1946 and he died on December 6, 1986.

Her working years were spent in various offices. She spent 10 years for Joe Zeller Realty Co., 2 years at DP&L and 30 years at Inland Steel Container Co. She retired in 1986.

She was a long time member of the Woodington Church and a lifetime member of the VFW Auxiliary. Rosalie loved to travel and play cards.

Her survivors are a nephew, Robert "Butch" (Elaine) Amspaugh of Greenville; 3 great nephews; and 6 great great nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be Monday, August 16, at 2 p.m. at Greenville Cemetery (New Part) with the Chaplain Candy Null officiating.

The family will receive friends at the Oliver-Floyd Funeral Home Monday from 1p.m. to 2 p.m.

The family requests memorial contributions be given to Heartland Hospice or Spirit Medical Transport.

Condolences may be sent to the family a