Rose Fry

October 11, 2020

Rose Fry, 69, of Frankfort, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, October 11, 2020, surrounded by her family.  She was born July 23, 1951 in Weslaco, TX to Jesus Martinez & Consuelo (Procel) Castoreno.  She married Paul D. Fry on May 12, 1973 in Logansport, Ind. and he survives.

Rose was a 1971 graduate of Frankfort High School and lived most of her life in Clinton County.  She was monitor and librarian at Frankfort Covenant Academy, and was a bilingual paraprofessional at Kyger Grade School in Frankfort for over 20 years.  Rose was a member of the Frankfort Bible Holiness Church since 1977 and taught Sunday School there. She loved her grandchildren, flowers, windchimes, and was known as the family archivist.

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, October 14, 2020 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday, October 15, 2020 at Frankfort Bible Holiness Church, 1947 W. Barner St., Frankfort. Services will be officiated by her son, Dr. David Fry. The service will be livestreamed at Burial will follow the service in Bunnell Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to WECARE or One80 Recovery, c/o Paul Fry, 655 W. Freeman St., Frankfort, IN 46041. Out of respect for the health, safety, and comfort of all in attendance, guests will be expected to adhere to current CDC guidelines regarding appropriate social distancing and the wearing of masks.

Survived by:

Husband: Paul D. Fry of Frankfort, 2 Daughters: Tami (Davin) Fry Biddle of rural Frankfort and Debbie (Greg) Fry George of Evart, MI, 2 Sons: Dr. David (Sarah) Fry of Frankfort and Alex Fry of Frankfort, 3 Brothers: Tony Castoreno of Frankfort, Servando Martinez of Decatur, Ind., and John Martinez of Lafayette, 6 Sisters: Mary Lou Nunez of Richmond, Ind., Consuelo Martinez of Frankfort, Aurora Mary Hillman of Frankfort, Maggie Kriley of El Paso, TX, Ofelia Fuentes of TX, and Dolores Torrez of Fort Wayne, Ind. and 11 Grandchildren.

Preceded by:

She was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, Marie Martinez and a brother, Jesse Martinez.


Leave your Condolences

18 Condolences for “Rose Fry”

  1. Don & Debbie Baker October 12, 2020 at 2:46 pm

    Paul and family, We are very sorry for the loss of sweet Rose. We will pray for the peace that surpasses all understanding. She was an amazing lady.

  2. Terry Brown October 12, 2020 at 4:53 pm

    Our hearts and prayers are with each of you. Terry, Marjorie and family

  3. Olivia Coomer October 12, 2020 at 5:13 pm

    My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time.

  4. Tim Bundy October 12, 2020 at 6:02 pm

    Sending prayers to you and your family.

  5. Dan Plemmons October 12, 2020 at 6:03 pm

    Very sorry to hear of her passing. We are praying for you and your family.

  6. Ray & Charlene Taylor October 12, 2020 at 6:38 pm

    We are so sorry for your loss. She was a awesome person and will truly be missed by all. Rose was the best Sunday school for many of my nieces, nephews, and my children. We will be praying for her family and those who loved her.

  7. Juana Briner October 12, 2020 at 7:26 pm

    May Our Lord comfort all of your family through this time of grief. Please accept my heartfelt condolences.

  8. Verne and Olive Asbury October 12, 2020 at 8:11 pm

    Brother Paul and family, you are surely in our prayers. God alone can comfort at this time.

  9. Christina McCarthy October 12, 2020 at 8:18 pm

    Miss sweet Aunt Rose, so sorry Uncle Paul. Praying for you Pastor Fry and family, love Tina and Chris

  10. Gerri Roberson October 12, 2020 at 8:46 pm

    May the Lord bless and comfort you and your family during this time of grief. Please accept my sincere condolences.

  11. Marc October 12, 2020 at 9:32 pm

    So sorry, Paul, children and grandchildren! You all are in our prayers! We love you all!

  12. Elizabeth Banes October 12, 2020 at 11:22 pm

    I am so sorry for the loss of Rose. Prayers and hugs for each of you.

  13. Jo Ellen Clark October 13, 2020 at 10:13 am

    May the memories of happier times help console you as you grieve.

  14. Dr. Marlin Hotle October 13, 2020 at 2:52 pm

    She was a gracious and kind saint who was loved and respected by all who knew her! Our love and prayers are with Paul and the family!

  15. Glenn and Ruth Dotson October 13, 2020 at 3:54 pm

    We are so sorry for this loss to your entire family! But, we are glad she will suffer no more and is with Jesus! Praying for all of you.

  16. Irene Booth October 14, 2020 at 7:11 pm

    I remember Rose as a gentle, loving spirit. I’m sorry for your loss Tony. Give my condolences to her family and yours. May you have peace in knowing you will see her again in heaven. God speed Rose. Well done, good and faithful servant. <
    Irene Arguello-Booth & Family

  17. Linda Gibson Benge October 15, 2020 at 4:05 pm

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. Such a sweet, caring woman will be missed. God be with you all.

  18. Randy Arnold October 19, 2020 at 12:02 am

    Paul & family I’m so sorry for the loss of your wife Rose. Paul you have always been a good friend to me & my brother Larry. I still have the tape you gave me. “Somehow I’ve got to make it” I’m praying for you & your family Paul. Much love and prayers, Randy & Marcia Arnold Kokomo, In. Beautiful memory video.

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