William J. Fry, 85, of Lincoln, passed away January 7, 2021. Born March 5, 1935 in Hopkins, Missouri to Lester and Gladys Fry.
Proudly served his country in the Army Airborne. William was an athlete in his high school years lettering in football, basketball & cross-country. With these accomplishments he was inducted into the Hall of Fame at Lincoln Northeast High School. Bill was a hard worker and was fortunate to have a 40 year career with BNSF. In retirement, he continued to pursue his lifelong athleticism in the Senior Pro Golf Tour and participated in Classic Car Shows sharing his love of his Model-A’s.
He never met a stranger.
Preceded in death by his parents, 3 sisters and one granddaughter.
Survived by former wife Sharon; son Brent; daughter Laurie (Marty) Gross; grandsons Josh and Joey; great grandchildren; nieces and nephew.
Cremation and no service due to Covid.
Memorials suggested to the Lincoln Food Bank.
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