Sunday, July 26, 2009

Alfred T. Fry 2000

Alfred T. Fry
Died July 24, 2000
EMPIRE - Alfred T. Fry, 89, of Empire, died Monday morning at home. Born September 10, 1910, in Empire, he was the son of John and Anna (Alpers) Fry.

Alfred served in the U.S. Army with the No. 1302 Engineers regiment during World War II and the Korean War, retiring in 1967. He was a member of Empire Masonic Lodge No. 590 and the Empire VFW No. 2262. Alfred was a carpenter and loved to tinker around his house. He is survived by a daughter, Elizabeth Geisert of Empire. He was preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth; his parents; and a sister, Leota Nowicki.

Visitation will be at the Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home on Wednesday, July 26, from 1 to 3 p.m. Masonic Services will then be on Wednesday, July 26, at 3 p.m. conducted under the auspices of the Empire Masonic Lodge No. 590. Burial will be in the Maple Grove Cemetery in Empire conducted by the Cherryland VFW Post No. 2780. Memorial contributions may be directed to the Masonic Crippled Childrens Fund.