Mary Rita Parnell (nee Durkin), 74, of Cold Spring, KY (formerly of Alexandria, KY) passed peacefully at home in presence of family on Tuesday, February 24, 2015. She was a member of Saint Mary Parish and Senior Club, J-Club, Newport Elks Lodge # 273 Ladies Auxiliary, Alexandria Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary, American Legion Ladies Auxiliary and the Red Hat Society. Rita was preceded in death by her parents, John and Dee Durkin and a brother, Jerry Durkin. She is survived by her husband, Thomas "Tom" Parnell of Cold Spring; daughters, Lisa (Russ) Thacker of Cold Spring and Lori (Todd) Sayers of Alexandria; grandson, Thomas Sayers; sister, Carol Miller of Crestview and several nieces and nephews. Visitation 9:30 AM – 11:45 AM Saturday, February 28, 2015 at Saint Mary of the Assumption Church with Mass of Christian Burial following at 12:00 PM. Interment will be in the Saint Mary Cemetery, Alexandria, KY. Alexandria Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Memorials are requested to Saint Mary School Tuition Assistance Program, 9 S. Jefferson St., Alexandria, KY 41001 or to Saint Mary Parish, 8246 E Main St, Alexandria, KY 41001.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Bob Wagner, 64, of Alexandria, KY, passed away Monday, February 23, 2015 in Ft. Thomas, KY. He was a Vietnam Navy veteran, retired welder and an auctioneer. He was also a member of the NKY Saddle Club and the Campbell Co. VFW Post #3205. Bob is survived by his two sons Mark (Christi) Wagner and E.J. (Julie) Wagner; seven grandchildren, Gabriella, Angelina, Mikaili, Conner, Deven, Ashton and Charlie. Visitation will be held on Thursday, February 26, 2015 from 5pm to 8pm at the Alexandria Funeral Home. Mass of Christian Burial will be on Friday, February 27, 2015 at 10am at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church, Alexandria, KY. Military Honors will be held at 12:00pm at the KY Veterans Cemetery North, Williamstown, KY. A celebration of Bob’s life will also be held on Friday at 6pm at the Campbell Co. VFW Post #3205, Alexandria, KY. In lieu of flowers please consider donating to the Bob Wagner Memorial Fund at PNC Bank.
Monday, February 23, 2015
William Earl Nagel Sr., 74, of Melbourne, KY, passed away Friday, February 20, 2015 at his residence. William was a retired truck driver. He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Irene Nagel, a sister, Joyce Gibson and a brother, Robert Nagel. He is survived by his wife Georgeanne Nagel (nee Eten); children, Barbara Nagel, Karen (Mark) Berkemeyer, Sharon (John) Ferguson, Jennifer (Mike) Tritsch, William (Alyssa) Nagel Jr., Brian (Gracy) Nagel, Henry (Crissy) Nagel, Mark (Melissa) Nagel and Mike Ferrara; 17 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. Visitation 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at the Alexandria Funeral Home, Alexandria, KY. Mass of Christian Burial 10:00 AM Thursday at Saint Philip Church, Melbourne, KY. Entombment will be in Saint Stephen Mausoleum, Fort Thomas, KY. Memorials are requested to Saint Elizabeth Hospice, 483, S. Loop Drive, Edgewood, KY 41017.
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Joseph Matthew Ross, 34, of Morning View, KY, passed away Saturday, February 14, 2015 at Saint Elizabeth Edgewood, KY. Joe was born December 11, 1980 in Cincinnati, OH. He was a machine operator. Joe is survived by his companion, Molly Moyer; a son, Brayden Ross; his mother, Janet (the late Michael Vest) Vest; his father, Vernon Hicks; siblings, Misty Ross and Michael Vest; also survived by many friends and family. Memorial visitation Friday, February 20, 2015 from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM with a Memorial Service following, at Plum Creek Christian Church, Butler, KY. Memorials are requested to the Joseph M. Ross Memorial Fund, C/O Alexandria Funeral Home, 325 Washington Street, Alexandria, KY 41001.
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Donna Marie Bezold, 60, of Fort Thomas, KY, passed away Sunday, February 8, 2015 at the Baptist Convalescent Center, Newport, KY. She was a credit representative for Duke Energy. Donna was preceded in death by her parents, Ralph and Vera (Reis) Bezold and a brother Ralph Bezold. She is survived by her siblings, Kenny Bezold, Darlene Yates, Allan Bezold, Gloria Taylor, Roger Bezold, Douglas V. Bezold and Jimmy Bezold; also survived by many nieces and nephews. The family is honoring Donna’s request not to have a funeral service. Memorials are requested to charity of donor’s choice. Alexandria Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Friday, February 6, 2015
Thursday, February 5, 2015
James Dean Brashear, 54, of Alexandria, KY, passed away Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at Saint Elizabeth Hospice, Edgewood, KY. James was the owner of A & B Auto Sales, Alexandria, KY. He was preceded in death by his father, Billy Dean Brashear, step father, Robert Osborne and a sister, Deanna Nelly. He is survived by his wife, Vonda Brashear (nee Sparkman); mother, Mima Osborne; daughter, Rebecca Jo Brashear; son, Dakota Dean Brashear; brother, Seth Dean Brashear; step mother, Kathy Brashear. James is also survived a host aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Visitation will be from 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM Saturday, February 7, 2015 at the Alexandria Funeral Home, Alexandria, KY. Funeral service 1:00 PM Sunday at the funeral home. Interment will be in the Alexandria Cemetery, Alexandria, KY.
Mary "Jo" (nee Mattingly) DeMoss Mallery, age 76, of California, KY passed away on Thursday, February 5, 2015 at St. Elizabeth Hospice, Edgewood, KY. She was a retired bookkeeper for Carmeuse Mining Company, Carntown, KY. Jo was preceded in death by her first husband, Harlan DeMoss and a son, Jeffrey DeMoss. She is survived by her husband, John Mallery; two daughters, Kimberly DeMoss (Greg) Jones and Becky DeMoss; three sons, Randy (Dine) DeMoss, Dan DeMoss and Chris DeMoss; three step-sons, Richard (Joni) Mallery, Christopher Rand (Tracy) Mallery, Sean Casey (Dee) Mallery; two brothers, Jim (Diane) Mattingly and Mike (Kathy) Mattingly; 15 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be held at the Alexandria Funeral Home, Alexandria, Kentucky on Sunday, February 8, 2015 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm. Funeral services will be held at the Alexandria Funeral Home on Monday, February 9, 2015 beginning at 10:00am. Burial will be in the Alexandria Cemetery. Memorial donations are suggested to St. Elizabeth Hospice, 483 South Loop Rd, Edgewood, KY 41017.
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
Rosemary J. Barone (nee Harthun), 98, of Alexandria, KY passed away Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at Saint Elizabeth Hospice, Edgewood, KY. Rosemary was a retired bookkeeper for the American Book Company, Cincinnati, OH. She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Barone and a son, Thomas Barone. She is survived by a son, Dan (Andrea) Barone; a sister, Joan (Paul) Vaal; 5 grandchildren and 4 great- grandchildren. Services will be at the convenience of the family. Interment will be in the Alexandria Cemetery, Alexandria, KY. Alexandria Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Monday, February 2, 2015
Margaret worked at Country Cousins Bakery in Alexandria, taught at Bishop Brossart H.S. and in the bookstore at NKU, where she retired after 15 years. She was an artist and enjoyed print-making, quilting and many other crafts. She loved to travel and to visit her family back in New Mexico.
Visitation will be at St Mary of the Assumption Church in Alexandria from 9 am to 12 pm Saturday, February 7, with Mass immediately afterward. Interment will follow at St Marys 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.