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Kathryn Fritz, local artist who began painting at the age of 85, died in February 2019 at age 96. Her work will be on display at the Public Library for Union County in Lewisburg throughout January. Source: PLUC

Paintings will be placed on display in memory Kathryn Fritz at the Public Library for Union County in Gallery 255 throughout the month of January.

Finding truth in the saying that you are never too old to learn, Kathryn began painting at the age of 85. The self-taught artist used various mediums including reversal glass painting, acrylics and watercolors. Kathryn also matted and framed her own work.

Many of Kathryn’s paintings were donated or used to raise money for mission projects in her church, while others adorned the walls of her home. A resident of Mifflinburg, she passed away in February of 2019 at age 96.

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