Miriam Fry

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Miriam H. Fry, 90, of Sidney, passed away on Sunday, April 20, 2014, at 12:30 p.m., of end-stage COPD at her residence.

She was born Feb. 6, 1924, in Yagertown, Pa., the daughter of John A. and Anna Rebecca (Kneppe) Heeter, and they are deceased. She was married to William J. Fry on May 15, 1949, and he passed away on March 7, 2011. Surviving is a daughter, Bobbie Anne Fry, and her significant other, Stanley Pochron of Portage, Mich., and the granddog, Elsie Beth.

Mrs. Fry was a 1942 graduate of Lewistown High School in Lewistown, Pa. She had been a long distance telephone operator for Bell Telephone Co. and also worked at the AAA in Sidney as the air travel manager and had escorted a large group of people to Hawaii as a tour guide at one time. She loved to play golf with her husband, was active in the local square dance club and an avid bridge player. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Sidney where she had at one time served as a deacon, elder and trustee.

A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at 4 p.m. at the Amos Chapel at Dorothy Love Retirement Community, 3003 W. Cisco Road, Sidney, with the Rev. Kenneth Castor. Burial will be held at a later date at Graceland Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Dorothy Love Life Care Fund, 3003 W. Cisco Road, Sidney, Ohio 45365, or the . Envelopes will be available at the memorial service. Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home in Sidney is handling the funeral arrangements and condolences may be expressed to the Fry family on Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home's web site at

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502 S. Ohio Ave.
Sidney, OH 45365
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Published in Sidney Daily News from Apr. 22 to Apr. 23, 2014