Frederika Clore, 78, of Shelby County died at her home Tuesday, April 30, 2013, of Alzheimer's disease. She was a grade school teacher at Campbellsburg and Eminence Elementary schools in the mid 1960s then taught science at the Shelby County East Middle school until retiring to work full time in F & J Clore Distrubutors, the agri-supply business she co-founded with her husband, Jack Clore. One of the first women entrepreneurs in a profession that was male dominated in the 1970s, she earned a reputation as a successful business woman. A graduate of the University of Kentucky, she was a member of the Chi Omega sorority. She faithfully attended the Campbellsburg Methodist Church, the 1st Christian Church of Shelbyville and Pleasant View Baptist Church. Her compassion, kind heart and keen sense of humor will be missed by all who knew her.
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She is survived by her son, Alan Clore.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 10, with the funeral service at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 11, at Shannon's Funeral Home in Shelbyville.
Published in Henry County Local on May 8, 2013
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1124 West Main St. Shelbyville, KY 40066