Eva Kathryn Wyrick, age 94, of Portland passed away on Saturday, July 30, 2022, in Aventura at West Park in Cincinnati. 

She was born in Jay County on Aug. 18, 1927, the daughter of Ezra and Dona (Sanders) Grile. She was married on June 29, 1950, to Henry E. Wyrick and he passed away on Dec. 3, 2006.

She was a homemaker and had worked at the Footcare shop in Portland. She was a member and church secretary at Trinity United Methodist Church, belonged to United Methodist Women and Jay County Hospital Auxiliary. She was a 1945 Portland High School graduate, Girl Scout leader, Cub Scout leader and PTO officer. Eva enjoyed spending time with family and friends.

Surviving are two sons, Randy Wyrick (wife Kate) of Indianapolis and Rick Wyrick (wife Sandy) of Noblesville; three daughters, Diana Wyrick of Florence, Kentucky, Kathy Folk of Villa Hills, Kentucky, and Rosanne Rickabaugh (husband Tim) of Defiance, Ohio; one sister, Frances Pizarek of Kokomo; and seven grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Saturday, Aug. 6, 2022, at 2 p.m. in Baird-Freeman Funeral Home, 221 N. Meridian St., Portland. Burial will follow in Green Park Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday from noon to 2 p.m. Memorials can be made to Trinity United Methodist Church or Jay County Historical Society.

Condolences may be expressed at bairdfreeman.com.