Mary Ellen Fries(1931 - 2018)

Mary Ellen Fries passed on September 6, 2018 at home.
She was born in Hillsdale County, Michigan to Ellen and Ralph Blue. She grew up in the Quincy, Michigan area with her parents, cousins, grandparents, and friends. It was with her grandmother Blue's guidance, she learned to love the Lord.
She was a loving wife for over 70 years, a devoted mother, and servant of the Lord. Mary is survived by her husband James, four children, Steven Fries (Lori Fries), Sue Fries, Carol Holman and Michael Fries (deceased), four grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great great-grand-children. The family will celebrate her life privately.
The Fassbender Funeral Home is serving the family, where condolences may be expressed online at

Funeral Home

Fassbender Funeral Home
622 N 3Rd St Marquette, MI 49855
(906) 228-3040

Published in The Daily Reporter on Sept. 8, 2018