Eva Jennie Fry, age 89, of N. Maysville Rd., W. Salem Twp., passed away Sunday, September 26, 2021 after a brief illness.

She was born in Greenville on May 2, 1932 to Lawrence and Elizabeth (Reinhart) Locke. Eva attended Penn High School and on Oct. 29, 1949 she married Raymond Fry. She was a Homemaker and had also worked for Mercer County Crippled Children. Eva was a member of Crossroads Christian Fellowship, where she was active with the Wednesday Ladies Bible Study and helped with funeral dinners. She enjoyed traveling with her husband during retirement years, cooking, and was a great host in her home and most of all, being the glue of her family.

She is survived by her husband, four sons; Daniel L. Fry and his wife Vivian of Transfer, Bradley R. Fry of Greenville, John D. Fry and his wife Debbie of Adamsville and Raymond H. Fry, Jr. and his wife Rhonda of Greenville, seven grandchildren; Melissa Blackson, Bradley Fry, Jr., Jeremy Fry, Jonathan Fry, Jennifer Reynolds, Raymond Fry III and Garrett Fry, eleven great-grandchildren and nine great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers; Charles Griffin, Jack Locke and Larry Locke, three sisters; Dora McClimans, Naomi Royal and Barbara Thurber and a grandson; Daniel R. Fry.

A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00am on Saturday October 16, 2021 in Crossroads Christian Fellowship. Family and friends will be received in the church on Saturday from 10:00am until time of the service. Memorial contributions may be made to Crossroads Christian Fellowship, 805 Vernon Rd., Greenville, PA 16125. Arrangements have been entrusted to Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 366-368 S. Main St., Greenville.



  1. Debby Vechnak Debby Vechnak
    September 29, 2021    

    So sorry to learn of the passing of Eva. She was a wonderful lady. We worked together at the preschool and I remember the kindness that she displayed to the children, as well as to me. My sympathy to her family who I know she loved very much.

  2. Mr. & Mrs. Joseph L Fry Mr. & Mrs. Joseph L Fry
    September 29, 2021    

    To Dan, Vivian & the COMPLETE Fry family,
    Our Deepest condolences to your family for the loss of your loved one. May all those beautiful memories that you shared with your wife, mother, grandmother be etched into your hearts forever. So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts & prayers are with you at this time of sadness.

    Deepest Sympathies,
    Joe & Anna Marie Fry

  3. Susan mcdeavitt Susan mcdeavitt
    September 30, 2021    

    So sorry for your loss. Prayers to you and your family.

  4. Wesley McClimans & Family Wesley McClimans & Family
    September 30, 2021    

    Sorry for your loss. Eva was a great neighbor to Gram. Our prayers are with you during this difficult time.

    Wes, Chris, Logan & Kaylee McClimans

  5. Alan & Darlene Peterson Alan & Darlene Peterson
    September 30, 2021    

    Our heart felt prayers go out to The Fry Family during your loss.

  6. Shirley D’Urso Shirley D’Urso
    September 30, 2021    

    My deepest sympathy to all the family. Lots of great memories of our visits at Wal-Mart or grocery store catching up on our families.

  7. Cheryl Pearce Cheryl Pearce
    October 3, 2021    

    My sincere condolences in the loss of your dearest Eva.

  8. Anonymous Anonymous
    October 5, 2021    

    Our deepest Condolences to the Fry Family. Memories of Eva are certainly many . To Family and Friends, Keep Her in Your Heart and Mind. Bonnie & Clyde Anderson

  9. Don and Sue Fry, Tucson, AZ Don and Sue Fry, Tucson, AZ
    October 8, 2021    

    Our sympathies, love and prayers to you Uncle Ray, and all the “kids” and family and extended Fry family. We loved Aunt Eva very much. The years we did live close by were such a blessing. May the Lord be with you, especially during this difficult time.

  10. Ron & Tanya Jackson Ron & Tanya Jackson
    October 11, 2021    

    Extending our deepest sympathy to the Fry Family. Eva was such a wonderful friend of our families for many years. A great lady who will be deeply missed. We are sure Eva and Jennie are catching up and eating cinnamon rolls together once again as they watch over us. Keeping your family in our thoughts and prayers.

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