Phyllis Ann (Herrick) Fries

Phyllis Ann (Herrick) Fries, 81, of Bellevue, died Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013, at The Willows at Bellevue, following a brief illness.

She was born Nov. 16, 1931, in Monroeville, to Henry and Amanda (Shriner) Herrick.

She is survived by three daughters, Bonnie (Michael) Tyler of Monroeville, Suzann Alt of Mathews, N.C., and Jean (Peter) Schafer of Bellevue; a son, Joel (Michelle Turner) Fries of Norwalk; a daughter-in-law, Jean (Schemmer) Fries and son-in-law, Michael Bixby, both of Monroeville; 15 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Cletus W. Fries in 1985; two sons, Dennis Fries in 1969 and Aaron Fries in 1996; one daughter, Cleo (Fries) Bixby in 2002; a grandson; two sisters, Pauline Popyk and Jean Herrick; brother and sister-in-law, Charles and Dorothy Fries; brother-in-law, Leonard Fries; and sister-in-law, Irene Fries.

Visitation will be at 10 a.m. until the time of her funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, at Immaculate Conception Church, 231 E. Center St., Bellevue. Burial will follow at St. Sebastian Cemetery, Bismark.

Memorials can be made to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870 or Monroeville Athletic Boosters.

Foos and Foos Funeral Service, 151 Yorkshire Place, Bellevue, is in care of arrangements.