Shirley Ann Fry

Shirley Ann Fry of Columbia died at her home Saturday, Oct. 30, 2010. She was 86.

She was born Oct. 27, 1924, in Los Angeles to Henry and Karin (Swanson) Mathis.

She married Andrew Junior Fry in San Diego on Dec. 16, 1944, and they moved to Missouri in 1951. Mrs. She moved to Columbia in 1993 from Hatton.

Mrs. Fry enjoyed cats, playing cards and volunteering at the Oakland Senior Center.

She is survived by her husband, Andrew Fry; three daughters, Cynthia Fry of Perry, Judy Fry of Columbia and Kathy Kausler of Tuscaloosa, Ala.; three sons, Bob Fry of Millersburg, Charles Fry of Fulton and George Fry of Fulton; and four grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday at Memorial Funeral Home, 1217 Business Loop 70 W., followed by services at 2 p.m. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be sent to the Oakland Senior Center, N. 805 Old 63, Columbia, MO 65201.

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