Sunday, November 30, 2014
Louella Marie Huff (nee Baker), age 90, of Butler, KY passed away on November 29, 2014 at River Valley Nursing Home, Butler, KY. She is survived by her husband of 70yrs, William Alexander Huff; brother, John Baker; sister, Opal Parson; several nieces and nephews. Louella was a member of the Alexandria United Methodist Church. She was an avid gardener and enjoyed tending to her rose bushes. Visitation will be held Wednesday, December 3, 2014 from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm at the Alexandria Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, December 4, 2014, at 12:00 pm at the Alexandria United Methodist Church. Interment will be in the Alexandria Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to: Alexandria United Methodist Church, 8286 W. Main St, Alexandria, KY 41001.
Thursday, November 27, 2014
Douglas L. Perkins, 57, of Dayton, KY, passed away on Wednesday, November 26, 2014 at St. Elizabeth Hospice, Edgewood. He was born on December 26, 1956. Doug was the son of the late Roy and Rita Perkins of Silver Grove, KY. He was a self-employed carpenter. He is survived by two brothers, Allan (Janice) Perkins of Melbourne, KY and Gary (Mary Beth) Perkins of Cold Spring, KY; four sisters, Mary (Paul) Golden of Melbourne, KY, Glenna Perkins (Joe Calvin) of California, KY, Roita (Lee) Lemos of California, KY and Connie Staley of Bellevue, KY. Services will be at the convenience of the family. Memorial Contributions can be made to St. Elizabeth Healthcare Hospice, 483 South Loop Road, Edgewood, KY 41017
Mayda G. Rogers, 90, of Erlanger, KY, passed away November 26, 2014 at Saint Elizabeth Edgewood. She was a retired sales clerk for Coppin’s Department Store and J. C. Penny. She is survived by two sons, George (Janet) Rogers Jr. and Kenneth (Janet) Rogers; two sisters Lena Rogers and Desta Hughes; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Visitation Sunday 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM at the Alexandria Funeral Home, Alexandria, KY. Funeral service 10:00 AM Monday, December 1, 2014 at the funeral home. Interment will be in the Plum Creek Christian Church Cemetery, Butler, KY. Memorials may be made to Saint Elizabeth Hospice, 483 South Loop Drive, Edgewood, KY 41017
Monday, November 24, 2014
Memorial service will be held on Sunday, November 30, 2014, 2:00 PM at the Asbury United Methodist Church, Highland Heights, KY. A celebration of Mrs. Schweitzer's life will follow funeral service at church. Alexandria Funeral Home serving the family
Charles “Chuck” Lester, 88, of Alexandria died November 23, 2014. He was born in Irvington, NJ and is preceded in death by his parents Charles Lester and Marie Lester; and a granddaughter, Xiomara. He is survived by his wife Margaret, of 61 years, 4 sons: Charles (Kathleen), Mark (Anne), Jeff (Jan), Chris (Sarah), 3 daughters: Margaret ¨Ree¨ Foltz (Dave), Julie Lester and Clare Luegering (John), 12 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. Chuck worked for the Red Cross for many years and then for Glenmary Home Missioners. He enjoyed playing jazz piano, running and spending time with his children and grandchildren. For many years he was a member of the New Jerusalem Community at St. Bernard in Cincinnati. He was a WWII vet who served in the 13th Air Force Division. Visitation will be at St Mary of the Assumption Church in Alexandria from 11 am to 1 pm Friday, November 28, with Mass immediately afterward. Interment will follow at St Mary´s Cemetery, with a reception following in the undercroft of the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to St. Mary of the Assumption Parish, in Alexandria, Glenmary Home Missioners, PO Box 465618, Cincinnati, OH 45246-5618 or the American Red Cross, 2111 Dana Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45207.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Dennis Joseph Pelle, 76, 0f Alexandria, KY, passed away Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at Saint Elizabeth Hospice, Edgewood, KY. He was a retired employee of Thomson-MacConnell Cadillac, Cincinnati, OH. Dennis was preceded in death by his parents, William and Georgia (Armstrong) Pelle and a brother, Donald Pelle. He is survived by his wife, Beverly Marie (Wimsatt) Pelle; two sons, Denny (Julie) Pelle and Ron (Teda) Stanton Pelle; four siblings, Billie Schultz, David, Doug and Damien Pelle; four grandchildren, Hilary, Chase, Peyton and Lexi Rae; followed by many nieces and nephews. Visitation Saturday, November 22, 2014 from 9:00 AM until time of service at 11:00 AM at the Alexandria Funeral Home, Alexandria, KY. Interment will be in the Alexandria Cemetery, Alexandria, KY. A celebration of Denny’s life will follow from 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM at the Marquise Banquet Center, 1016 Town Drive, Wilder, KY 41076. Memorials can be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 644 Linn St., Suite 1026, Cincinnati, OH 45203.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Steve Strasinger, 52, of California, KY, passed away Monday, November 10, 2014. He was a former printer for RR Donnelley, Nielsen Plant, Florence, KY. Steve was a member of Mentor Baptist Church, Creekside Social Riders and Fish Meeting at Pelle’s Cafe. Steve is survived by two sons, Shane and Spencer Strasinger; step-daughter, Kacy Cierley; parents, Ronald “Bud” and JoAnn Strasinger; brother, Larry (Bev) Strasinger; two sisters, Lori (Dean) Chambers and Traci (Kevin) Nelson; partner for life, Cathy Jones; three nephews, Kyle, Jacob and Jamie; one niece, Kelsey. Visitation Sunday, November 16, 2014 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM at the Alexandria Funeral Home, Alexandria, KY. Funeral Service 1:00 PM Monday at the funeral home. Interment will be in the Grandview Cemetery, Mentor, KY. Memorials may be made to Creekside Social Riders (Scholarship Fund), 30 18th Street Newport, KY 41071.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Edna L. Sauerwin, 99, of Alexandria, KY, passed away Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at Highlandspring of Ft. Thomas. She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Sauerwin, a daughter, Gloria Sauerwin and a son, Charles Sauerwin. Edna is survived by two daughters, Pat Gabelman and Linda Booth; 7 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren and 5 great-great grandchildren. Visitation Friday, November 14, 2014 from 10:00 AM until time of service at Noon at the Alexandria Funeral Home, Alexandria, KY. Interment will be in the Oakland Cemetery, Grant’s Lick, KY.
Monday, November 3, 2014
Larry W. Stamper, 56, of Wilder, KY passed away Friday, October 31, 2014 at Saint Elizabeth Fort Thomas. Larry was a retired business owner. He was preceded in death by his wife, Gwenn Stamper and a sister, Deborah Byrd. He is survived by his children, Amanda (Chase) Stamper-Welch and Jeremy Stamper; granddaughter Alyssa Lee Benge; siblings, Peggy Hodges, Ronda Charles and Michael Stamper. Visitation Tuesday, November 4, 2014 5:00 PM until time of service at 8:00 PM at the Alexandria Funeral Home, Alexandria, KY. Interment 11:00 AM Wednesday at the Evergreen Cemetery, Southgate, KY.
Sunday, November 2, 2014
Vera Louise Ritter, 89 of Camp Springs, KY, passed away Saturday, November 1, 2014 at her home. She was a homemaker and a member of the Camp Springs Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edwin Ritter, a daughter, Marilyn Ritter and a grandson, Zachary Heringer. Vera is survived by her children, Judy Ritter, Stan (Donna) Ritter, Jim (Teresa) Ritter, Connie (Mike) Glaser, Mary Jo (the late Dennis) Hug, Charlotte (Pat) Walsh, John (Kelly) Ritter, Paul (Barb) Ritter, Helen (Jerry) Heringer, Thelma (Brian) Donoghue, Carolyn (Larry) Linkugel, Kathy (Jim) Kramer and Linda (Tim) Comer; siblings, Rita Ruschman, Jeanette Kramer and Bob Wolfzorn; 34 grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren. Visitation 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM Wednesday at the Alexandria Funeral Home, Alexandria, KY. Mass 10:00 AM Thursday at Saint Joseph Church, Camp Springs, KY. Interment will be in Saint Joseph Cemetery, Camp Springs, KY. Memorials may be made in the form of Masses or to Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in memory of Zach Heringer, P.O. Box 5202, Cincinnati, OH 45201-5202.