Elizabeth (Beth) E. Fry, 44, of Iowa City, born June 24, 1973, passed away from a sudden illness on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017.
She is survived by her husband of 19 years, Chris Fry, whom she married on April 7, 1998; a son, Michael Shapcott; grandson, Corban Shapcott; and her mother, Sharon Shapcott.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Walter and Volivia Rouse.
Beth spent many years as a caretaker for family, friends and elderly. She provided the gift of friendship and support to many and acted as a cornerstone of strength for those going through difficult times.
Beth enjoyed knitting, crocheting, beadwork and other crafts. She had a favorite saying: "Everything is better in purple."
Beth was loved by many, is gone too soon and will be sorely missed.
Family and friends will gather later to celebrate her life.
Posted on Monday, 27 November 2017