Fry, 88, of Butler, Pennsylvania, passed away on March
12, 2017 at the Butler Memorial Hospital.
He was born
December 8, 1928 in Butler Twp., Pennsylvania to the
late Victor A. Fry and the late Della Lechner Fry.
Ken served in
the U.S. Army as a Medic in the 112 Regiment during the
Korean War and the National Guard PA 28th Division . He
was an Electrician for IBEW Local #10, retiring on
January 1, 1991, and was recently recognized as a 60
year member of the IBEW. Ken volunteered at Butler
Memorial Hospital and also volunteered 1000 hours for
wiring at PARC. He also served as a Boy Scout Master in
Troop 12. Ken was a member of the Meridian Presbyterian
He is survived
by his wife, Janice "Jan" Marilyn Oesterling Fry, whom
he married on May 6, 1949; one son, Kenneth Paul Fry of
Butler, PA; three daughters, Marcie Otterson and her
husband John of Enola, PA, Sandy Mailloux of Butler, PA,
and Joyce Braun and her husband Donald of Pittsburgh,
PA; six grandchildren; three great grandchildren; two
brothers, Robert D. Fry of Frostproof, FL, and Raymond
E. Fry of Wexford, PA; two sisters, Victoria A. Dunbar
of Youngsville, PA, and Jean Buchanan of Fort Collins,
CO; and a number of nieces and nephews .
In addition to
his parents he was preceded in death by two sisters,
Esther Thompson and Ruth Lewis.
Friends will be
March 17, 2017, 2 - 4 & 7 - 9 pm
at Thompson - Miller
Funeral Home, Inc., 124 East North Street, Butler, PA
Funeral services will be held on
Saturday, March 18, 2017, 11:00 am at the Meridian
Presbyterian Church, 4150 Highland Avenue Butler, PA,
with Reverend Stephen M . Franklin of Meridian
Presbyterian Church and Reverend Dennis Molnar of Unity
Presbyterian Church in Greentree, PA, officiating .
Burial will take place in the
Butler County Memorial Park.
Officers and members of the
American Legion Post #117 Butler, the American Legion
Post #778 Lyndora, and the VFW Post #249 Butler, will
conduct military honors at the church following the
Memorials are suggested to
Hosanna Industries Inc., 109 Rinard
Lane, Rochester, PA 15074.