Mary Margaret Fritchley
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Age 94, of North Canton, passed away Tuesday evening, Jan. 24, 2012, in Chapel Hill Retirement Community. She was born in Canton, a daughter of the late Robert E. and Victoria (Hasler) Lane, and was a life resident of this area. Mary Margaret was a 1935 graduate of McKinley High School and attended Kent State University. She retired from Stern & Manns where she worked in the Children's Dept. Mary Margaret was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ, and was active in Women's Circles and the Adult Sunday School Class. She was a member and Past President of the Canton Women's Club and a member of Canton Junior Sorosis. Preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Kenneth E. Fritchley, on Aug. 3, 1995, a brother, Robert E. Lane, and a son-in-law, John T. Elmes.
Survived by two daughters and a son-in-law, Marylane Elmes, of Centreville, Md., and Suzanne F. Kiewit, PhD. and Rev. David S. Kiewit, of Tallmadge, Ohio; one son, Kenneth E. Fritchley II, of Canton; one grandson and one great-grandson, John T. (Deborah) Elmes II and their son, John T. Elmes III, of Centreville, Md.; one sister, Jessie Kaufholz, of Canton; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. in the Formet- Clevenger & Gordon Funeral Home with Pastor Stephen A. Gifford officiating. Interment in Baxter's Ridge Cemetery. Friends may call Friday (today) 3-5 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes in Mrs. Fritchley's memory may be made to Trinity United Church of Christ, 3909 Blackburn Rd. NW, Canton, OH 44718.
Published in The Repository from Jan. 26 to Jan. 27, 2012