Lee Roy "Vern" Fry

July 03, 1939 - July 26, 2020

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Lee Roy “Vern” Fry, 81, of LaGrange died Sunday, July 26, 2020, at 10:25 p.m. at his residence.

He was born July 3, 1939, in LaGrange to John and Donna (Shearer) Fry.

On October 22, 1966, in Rome City he married Karen Lou Heston.

He honorably served in the U.S. Army from 1962 to 1965.

Mr. Fry retired from Sealed Power in LaGrange where he worked in quality control. He was also a farmer.

Surviving are his wife Karen Fry of LaGrange; a daughter, Shannon (Don) Harman of LaGrange; a son, Shane (Chauncey) Fry of West Lafayette; two grandchildren, Ailyn Fry and Austin Fry; a sister, Jeanne (Ray) McKercher of Sturgis, Michigan; and two brothers, Ronald (Retha) Fry of LaGrange and Tony Fry.

He was preceded in death by two sisters, Rosanna Wise and Cecelia Myers; and two brothers, Johnny Fry and Jim Fry.

There will be no visitation or service.

Young Family Funeral Home, Wolcottville Chapel, State Road 9 North, Wolcottville is assisting the family with arrangements.

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Guest Book

Jeffry Farver
July 31st, 2020 10:15pm

Dear Karen, Shannon and Shane, Sorry to hear of Lee's passing. We always liked to visit when we saw each other. Thoughts and prayers to you all. Jeff and Carolyn

Brenda Halsey
July 30th, 2020 2:58pm

So sorry. You are in my thoughts

Susan Grobis
July 30th, 2020 12:02pm
0785 n 150 e LaGrange ind

Dear Karen my heart felt prayers go out to you and all your family and friends . I am so sorry for your loss of Vern

Mark Whited
July 30th, 2020 9:53am

Karen, Shannon, Shane and family. Sorry for your loss. I'll miss Vern. Thoughts and prayers to your family.

Hathaway Family
July 30th, 2020 12:45am
Garrett Indiana

We are very sorry for your family’s loss. We will continue pray for your family. Continue to love and support one during this time, and share the loving memories. Ryan, Amanda, Nolan, Halle, & Isabelle

Tim and LeAnn Conley
July 29th, 2020 9:33pm
Fort Wayne

We are so sorry to hear of the loss of Vern. I always enjoyed his sense of humor and he was always one of Tim’s favorites. The family has sure suffered some big losses in the past 12 months. Love and hugs to all the family.

Chase & Kara Stacy & family
July 29th, 2020 5:35pm

Karen and family- Please know thoughts and prayers are with you. Vern put a smile on our faces each time that we had the pleasure of seeing him.

Janet (Frye) Garver
July 29th, 2020 5:30pm
Fort Wayne

I was sorry to learn that Vern has passed away. My sincere sympathy to his family and friends.

Eric Hartz
July 29th, 2020 3:47pm

To Karen, Shannon and Shane: I just heard this news and am sitting here thinking of all the wonderful memories I have of Vern from growing up: games of horse on the driveway, card games, baseball trips and everything else, you all made me feel like a part of your family. Please know that I share your grief and will cherish the memories of those days and of Vern. Deepest condolences.

Tom and Jane Hulen
July 29th, 2020 2:56pm

Karen and family - know that our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family during this very sad time. May God be with you and get you through this time and help you remember all the great memories God Bless, Tom and Jane

Jennifer Ponko
July 29th, 2020 3:19am
Fort Wayne

Thoughts and prayers for your family.

Bob and Jackie Hartman
July 29th, 2020 1:20am

Our deepest sympathy to Karen, Shannon,and Shane. He was one of a kind,, always a joy to see. Sending prayers in this sad time.

Heather Shaver
July 28th, 2020 7:20pm
LaGrange, In

Karen and family I was sad to see that Vern passed away! You are all in my thoughts and many prayers for peace to you all!

Gigi Sims
July 28th, 2020 6:40pm

I am so very sorry for your family's loss. My heart goes out to you.

Chris Fry
July 28th, 2020 5:50pm
Fort Worth, Texas

Aunt Karen, Shannon and Shane: I am sorry for your loss and you will be in my family's thoughts. I will spend time this week thinking about the family reunions; the holiday get togethers we use to have growing up, and my memories of uncle Vern. I hope you are all well and that our busy paths cross at least one more time in life before our time comes. Love you all.

Traci A Blaize
July 28th, 2020 4:40pm

So sorry for your family's loss!

Chauncey Fry
July 28th, 2020 2:14pm
West Lafayette, IN

We carry great memories of the best father-in-law and Grandpa. Rest easy. ♥️

Linda Keck
July 27th, 2020 9:54pm

So sorry for your loss! Hugs an prayers for the family..