Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Margaret Hardy

Margaret Hardy, 89, of Alexandria, KY., died Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at the River Valley Nursing Home Butler, KY. She was former owner\operator of the Butler Restaurant in Butler, KY & a dry goods store in Alexandria, KY. She was preceded in death by a sister, Dorothy Lemos & a brother, Bill Alford. She is survived by her husband, Jeff Richard Hardy; a daughter, Donna Young of Alexandria, KY; two grandsons, Greg & Jeff Young both of Alexandria, KY; a sister Alma Chalk of lexington, KY. Also survived by three great grandchildren, Conner Robinson, Anna & Addyson Young. Visitation 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM Friday, March 30, 2012 at Saint Luke Lutheran Church Cold Spring. Funeral service 1:00 PM Friday at the church. Interment Alexandria Cemetery Alexandria, KY. Memorials to Saint Luke Lutheran Church 4800 Alexandria Pike Cold Spring, KY 41076.

Thursday, March 22, 2012

Helen Berwanger

Helen M. (nee Oder) Berwanger, age 76, of California, KY, passed away peacefully at her residence on Tuesday, March 20, 2012. She was a homemaker and always put her family first. Family and UK basketball brought much joyto her life. She was preceded in death by her late husband Wesley “Gene” Berwanger in 1991 and her late brother, Reuben E. Oder, Jr. in 1978. Surviving family include: Sons, Gerald Berwanger of California, KY and William(Dia) Berwanger of Bellevue, KY; daughters, Catherine (Jeffrey) Reinzan of Pendleton Co., KY, Peggy (Bob) Gardner of Cold Spring, KY and Jeanne Berwanger of California, KY; sister, Cecelia Wolfe of Newport, KY; 10 grandchildren, Rob, Christy, Joseph, Mike, Bob, Alex, Keith, Sophia, Stephen and Ava; 3 great grandchildren, Joshua, Andrew and Juliana. Memorial Visitation will be held at the Alexandria Funeral Home on Sunday, March 25, 2012 from 3pm to 4pm. Memorial Services will follow at the funeral home starting at 4pm. Memorials: Newport Central Catholic High School, Gene & Helen Berwanger Scholarship Fund, 13 Carothers Rd, Newport, KY 41071. Online Condolences:

Monday, March 19, 2012

James Clifford Field

James Clifford Field, age 69, died Sunday, March 18, 2012, at his home in Alexandria, KY. He loved the outdoors - hunting, fishing, and farming. He was a member of the Bethel Baptist Church of Alexandria. He is survived by daughters, Tammy Short, Ginger Carpenter, Sister, Linda Weller, Brothers, Ben and Gene Field, 7 Grandchildren and 2 Great - Grandchildren. Visitation from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Thursday, March 22, 2012 with the funeral service following. Interment will be at the Alexandria Cemetery. Memorials to: American Cancer Society297 Buttermilk PikeFt Mitchell, KY 41017.

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Shirley Cobb

Shirley Marie (nee Cline) Cobb, age 76, of Cold Spring, KY, died Thursday, March 15, 2012, at Saint Elizabeth Hospice Center in Edgewood, KY. She retired from the Campbell County Public Library after 24 yrs of service. She was a member of the Christian Tabernacle Church in Newport and active with the Alexandria Fair Board, 4H Club, and the Girl Scouts. She is preceded in death by her parents William and Helen Cline; son, James Cline; sister, Janet Fornash. Survivors include her husband, Stanley H. Cobb Jr.; 3 daughters, Tina Cobb of Alexandria, Ky, Connie Cobb of Pigeon Forge, TN and Cindy Cobb of Hillsboro, OH; son, Tim Cobb of Kodak, TN; brother, Bill Cline of Florida; sister, Sue Jump of Grant's Lick, KY; 4 grandchildren, Kristina Fugate, Casey Fife, Michael Cobb and Ann Marie Cobb. Visitation will be at the Alexandria Funeral Home on March 17, 2012 from 1 PM to 3 PM with Funeral Services following at the funeral home at 3 PM. Memorials are suggested to: Saint Elizabeth Hospice, 483 S. Loop, Edgewood, KY 41017 Online condolences:

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Eugene Mahoney Jr.

Eugene Mahoney Jr., age 86, died Monday, March 12, 2012 at his residence in Alexandria, KY. He was a WWII Veteran, and a member of the Masons. He owned Nationwide Interior for 25 years, and was a Deacon in the Southern Baptist Church. He is preceded in death by his wife Dorothy. He is survived by five children, Diane, Karen, Dennis, Danny, Gene, sisters, Shirely, Margie, and Helen; 12 Grand Children and 12 Great-Grand Children. Visitation at Cold Spring Baptist Church from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM, Saturday, March 17, with the funeral service following. Interment will be at Floral Hills Memorial Gardens, Taylor Mill, KY. Online condolences to

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Carol Bowers

Carol Fern Bowers, age 88, of Cold Spring, KY, passed away quietly on March 7, 2012 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Ft. Thomas, KY. She was born on May 30, 1923 in Bluffton, Ohio to Lillie (Hauenstein) and Joy Victor Anderson. She married Charles Homer Bowers on September 16, 1942. They had two boys Michael Alan (Scarlett) Bowers of Sharonville, Ohio and John Charles (Linda) Bowers of Cold Spring, KY. She loved travel and was active in Women's Club, Scouting, in the lives of her kids, 6 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren and the United Methodist Church. She is preceded in death by her parents, 3 brothers, 2 sisters, her husband (2000) and great granddaughter Sophie Grace Chowning. A "Celebration of Life" service will be held at the Alexandria United Methodist Church on Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 7:00PM. Memorials: Alexandria United Methodist Church, 8306 West Main St., Alexandria, KY 41001. Alexandria Funeral Home is serving the family. Online condolences:

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Mildred Stewart

Mildred Stewart, age 83, of Wilder, KY, died Tuesday, March 6, 2012, at Saint Elizabeth
in Fort Thomas, KY. She was a member of the Free Pentecostal Church of
God. She is survived by her husband; Arnold Stewart, Sons, Larry and Ed (Linda) Stewart, Daughter, Shirley (Bruce) Siry; 9 Grand Children, 15 Great-Grand Children, 1 Great-Great-Grand Child. Visitation from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, at the Alexandria Funeral home on Thursday,
March 8, 2012. Funeral service will be at Alexandria Funeral Home at 1:00 PM, Friday, March 9, 2012. Interment will be at Alexandria Cemetery, on Saturday morning at 10:00 AM. Memorials to: Davita Dialysis Center 1210 Hicks Blvd., Fairfield, OH 45014. Online condolences to

Friday, March 2, 2012

Michael Smith

Michael T. Smith, 60, of Alexandria, KY., died March 1, 2012 at Saint Elizabeth Fort Thomas. He was part owner of Design Systems. He was preceded in death by his father, Daniel J. Smith & a daughter, Michelle Lynn Smith. He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Linda Painter Smith; mother, Alberta Smith; 3 sons, Eric, Matthew & Mitchell Smith; brother, Daniel Smith; sister, Kathy Noel. Visitation 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM Monday, March 5, 2012 at the Alexandria Funeral Home. Funeral service 1:00 PM Monday at the funeral home. Interment Alexandria Cemetery Alexandria, KY. Memorials to, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105. Online condolences: