Vera Fry

Graveside services for Vera G. Fry, 88, Lawrence, will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, February 15, 2013, at Eudora Cemetery in Eudora, KS. She died on Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at her home.

Vera was born on February 16, 1924 in , the daughter of  Charles and Mildred (Beach) Graves.

She was a LPN for 15 years at Lawrence Memorial Hospital and then was Director of Nursing at Medicalodges Nursing home in Eudora until she retired in 1988.

She loved playing card games.

Vera was married to Marvin “Dennis” Fry on July 23, 1943 in Lawrence, KS.  He preceded her in death November 15, 2008.

Survivors include one daughter, Cheryl “Sherry” Hunt, Gardner, KS; three sons, Terry Fry, Lawrence, Jerry Fry, Eudora, Roger Fry, Little Rock, AR; nine grandchildren; sixteen great grandchildren; two sisters, Jean Ambrest, Sumner, IA and Lee Howe, Long Island, WA; and one brother, Charles Graves, Long Island, WA.

The family suggests memorials in her name to Medicalodges of Eudora and may be in care of the mortuary.


4 Condolences

  1. Ruby Dalrymple on February 15, 2013 at 7:33 am

    My prayers are with all the family. Vera was a good nurse, she did a very good job at getting things done the right way. May the Lord be with you all.

  2. wanda dickey on February 15, 2013 at 2:52 pm

    Roger, I am so sorry to have missed your mother’s services. We know she is in a better place with our Lord. Please call me when you have a chance. My prayers are with you, Pam and family. Love ya from class of 68.

  3. Sharon Gabriel on February 16, 2013 at 10:10 am

    Sherry, and family I am so sorry for your loss. There is a real void when both parents are gone.
    Now you both will have peace. See you soon.

  4. Mary Ann Wieneman on February 17, 2013 at 7:44 pm

    Jerry, Dorothy & Family; My thoughts & prayers are with you @ this difficult time. Am very sorry for your loss. If I can do anything please feel free to ask. Love your friends Richard & Mary Ann

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