Jennie Lou Frye Rockidge
Funeral Time: Tuesday, October 17th at 10:30AM
ROCKRIDGE, Jennie Lou Frye, 68, beloved wife of Timothy J. Rockidge, died Thurs., Oct. 12, 2017 at her residence in Lexington, KY. Born Oct. 13 1948 in Monongahela, PA, to the late Wilbur and Martha Frye. The oldest of five siblings, she leaves behind brother, Wilbur “Jay” Frye (Esta); sisters, Dorothy Walker (Bill), Becky Amos (Terry), Kathy Vitale (Jerry); and several beloved nieces and nephews. Jennie began her education at Montifiore Hospital where she became a registered nurse. She had a Masters in Public Administration from Texas A & M. Retired in 2013, Jennie worked at various local hospitals in the area of risk management, most recently with Catholic Health Initiative. A valued friend to many, Jennie worked hard but was very happy in retirement. Tim and Jennie had a special life together for 48 years and traveled the world. A Celebration of Life will be held 10:30 am Tues., Oct. 17, at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home – Harrodsburg Rd. Visitation will be 4-8 pm Mon. In lieu of flowers, please donate to your favorite food bank or humane society charity of choice, or to Primate Rescue Center, 2515 Bethel Road, Nicholasville, KY 40356.