Nathan R. Fry, 35, of Fort Wayne, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, at his home.
Born Dec. 9, 1977 in Columbia City, he was the son of Michael A. Fry and Susan C. Fry.
He attended Columbia City High School and had worked at Apple Spice. Nathan was a Park Center client where they helped him become self efficient and helped him get his life on the right path within the last few years.
He was a member of Columbia City United Methodist Church. Nathan cared a lot about his family and his faith. He enjoyed listening to music and getting dressed in his suit to attend church.
Surviving relatives include his father, Mike (Glenna) Fry of Columbia City; mother, Sue (Fritz Ray) Fry of Columbia City; son, Austin Russell; grandparents, Roger and Marilyn Fry of Columbia City; brothers, Todd Fry, Matt (Stephine Klein) Fry and Seth Ray all of Columbia City; sisters, Tina (Chuck Norcross) Fry of Columbia City, Rachelle Ray of Fort Wayne; his cat, Dynamite; and many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Argyle and Louise Pfeiffer and cousins, Adam Kolb and Rachel Sheets.
Visitation will be held today from 2 to 7 p.m. at DeMoney-Grimes Countryside Park Funeral Home, 600 Countryside Drive, Columbia City.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home with calling one hour prior. Rev. David Arnold will be officiating. Burial will follow at Thorn Cemetery.
Memorial gifts may be given in Nathan’s memory to Transitional Care Services of Park Center. Visit www.demoneygrimes.com  to send family condolences or sign the guest register book.