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Leonard Franklin "Frank" Fry
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Birth: Nov. 2, 1912
Cherokee County
Kansas, USA
Death: Dec. 18, 1981
Baxter Springs
Cherokee County
Kansas, USA

Leonard Franklin "Frank" Fry

Galena, KS ~ Leonard Franklin Fry 69 Galena died at 8:25 am Friday at Baxter Memorial Hospital, Baxter Springs, KS after an illness of several years.

Born Nov 2, 1912 in Galena Mr. Fry was a lifelong resident here. formerly employed as a miner, he later worked as a Galena police patrolman retiring in 1974., He was a member of the Galena Assembly of God Church.

On Nov 5, 1938 he married Claribel Frances Merrill in Joplin, MO, she passed Feb 28, 1974.

Surviving are a son Norman Fry, and a daughter Janice Charles, two brothers Henry Fry and Kenneth Courtright, two sisters Viola Shears and Mary Northcutt, 7 Grandchildren, and two great grandchildren

Services will be at 10:30 am Monday at the Galena Assembly of God Church The Rev Dow Booe and Dr. John Eller will officiate. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery, Galena

The Cherokee County Police Association will conduct graveside rites. Serving as pallbearers will be Charles Sharp, Earney Donaldson, Nat Collins, Bill Lyeria, Larry Collingsworth and Bob Turner.

Services are under direction of Derfelt Funeral Home, Where the family will receive friends from 5 to 6 pm Sunday

Family links: 
  Henry George Fry (1873 - 1935)
  Ella Mae Vanatta Courtright (1889 - 1972)
  Claribel Frances Merrill Fry (1921 - 1974)*
  William Henry Fry (1909 - 1988)*
  Leonard Franklin Fry (1912 - 1981)
  Viola Beatrice Fry Shears (1919 - 2002)*
  Mary Maxine Courtright Northcutt (1929 - 1992)**
  Kenneth Calvin Courtright (1932 - 2004)**
*Calculated relationship
Oak Hill Cemetery
Cherokee County
Kansas, USA
Created by: Laura Charles
Record added: Nov 23, 2002
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Leonard Franklin Frank Fry
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- Laura Charles
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