Warren Irving Pry
Warren Irving Pry, age 87, of Maple Avenue, Shelby, died Monday December 10, 2007 at the Crestwood Care Center.
Warren was born September 23, 1920 in Tiro, Ohio the son of the late Daniel L. Elrita (Wachs) Pry. He was a 1938 Graduate of Tiro High School and was a Navy veteran of World War II. Warren was a retired employee of AMF in Shelby. As a faithful member of Trinity United Methodist Church, where he had been in the church choir and an usher for many years, Warren was a former trustee and served on the building committee when the church was built in 1967. He had been a member of the Fun Center Chordsman. Warren was a volunteer driver for Meals On Wheels and was a regular blood donor for the American Red Cross. His hobbies included fishing, gardening and cars.
Mr. Pry is survived by his 2 daughters and spouses, Sandra and Ray Lynch of Shelby; Myrna and James Taylor of Cincinnati; 4 grandchildren, Amy and Marc Johnson of Mansfield, Benji and Nicole Lynch of Shelby, Ryan and Lauren Taylor of Charlotte, NC, and Neil Taylor of Chicago; 5 great grandchildren, Luke Taylor, Kathryn Taylor, Mallary Lynch, Macy Lynch, and Marissa Lynch; 2 sisters, Florence Hannafus of Shelby and Letha Brundage of Mansfield; a brother and 3 sisters-in-law, Eldon and Carol Pry of Crestline and Miriam Swank of Bellville and Mary Harrod of Mansfield. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Louise (Harrod) Pry on June 20, 2007.
Friends may call on Thursday, December 13, 2007 from 10:00 AM – 12 Noon at Trinity United Methodist Church, where funeral services will be held at Noon with Rev. James H. Humphrey officiating. Burial will be in Biddle Cemetery in rural Crestline with military honors. Memorial expressions may be made to Trinity United Methodist Church.
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