Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Monday, October 30, 2017
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Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Carol Jean Davies, age 75, of Dayton, KY passed away on Sunday, October 22, 2017. Carol was a former waitress at J.K.’s Chili in Maderia, Ohio. She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Doris McDaniel; son, Timothy Scott Dennler; brother, Thomas McDaniel. She is survived by her daughters, Rhonda Baarlaer and Robin Barnes; brothers, Jim, Dick, Dan, Dave, and Gary McDaniel; sister, Cheryl Parker; grandchildren, Amanda Barnhardt, Joshua and Cody Baarlaer, Craig Herndon Jr., Hailey Caperton, and Chelsea, Courtney, Ashley, and Brittany Dennler; great-granddaughter, Levi Herndon; also survived by many nieces, nephews, and a host of family and friends. Funeral Services will be at the convenience of the family. Arrangements entrusted to Alexandria Funeral Home.
Monday, October 23, 2017
Evelyn (Schack) Wolfzorn, Our devoted wife and mother went to heaven on October 23rd after a brave fight with congestive heart failure. She is survived by her husband, Robert, her children, John (Ginger), Tim (Linda) and Lisa (Bill) Mell; her grandchildren, Christine (Keith) Bezold, Brent, Jamie, Troy, and Blake Wolfzorn. Also survived by her loving siblings, Melva Rohe and brother, Clarence (Gaye) Schack; and sister’s-in-law, Jeanette Kremer and Mary Jane Schack. Preceded in death by her parents, John and Theresa Schack and siblings Cletus, Esther and Linus Schack, Irma Schadler and Lorraine Witschger. Evelyn was a retired bus monitor for special needs students at Campbell County Schools. Her children have fond memories of camping trips and annual family vacations. She enjoyed gardening and canning and shared son John’s garden bounty with the family. She loved attending her grandchildren’s school and social events. Evelyn never drank more than half a beer and her children will continue to celebrate her with that tradition. One of her favorite holidays was Halloween and her family is comforted knowing she will get to celebrate in heaven this year. Visitation 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM Thursday, October 26 at the Alexandria Funeral Home. Mass of Christian Burial 10:00 AM Friday October 27 at Saint Mary of the Assumption Church, Alexandria, KY. Interment will be Saint Mary Cemetery, Alexandria. In lieu of flowers, Evelyn suggested supporting Bluegrass Hospice Care who allowed her to pass in the comfort of her home with the care of her family. Alternatively, donations suggested to St. Mary Church in Alexandria.
Saturday, October 14, 2017
Edna Mae Works Hale, of Independence, KY, formerly of Alexandria, KY, passed into Heaven on October 13, 2017. She was loved by her husband of 55 years, Doyle R. Hale, daughters, Lisa Marie Duty (Ron) of Alexandria and Lori Ann Hale of Independence. She was adored by her 3 grandchildren, Zakariah Scott Duty, Alyson Marie Duty and Elijah Clay Duty; siblings, Margaret Baker, Norma Maynard, Sonny Works and Johnny Works. She was preceded in death by her older brother Charlie Works. She has many nieces and nephews as well as great – nieces and nephews. She was an employee of Overhead Door and a faithful member of HighPoint Baptist Church for 66 years. Her favorite pastime was spending time with her family and her dog Grady. Visitation 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at HighPoint Baptist Church, 6 Washington St, Alexandria, KY 41001. Funeral Service will be at 11:00 AM Wednesday at the Church. Interment in the Alexandria Cemetery, Alexandria, KY. Memorials are suggested to HighPoint Baptist Church.
Albert Bernard Ploeger, Formerly of Alexandria, KY, Baptist Convalescent Center and Carmel Manor, passed into eternal rest on October 14, 2017, one day before his 82nd birthday. He leaves behind his wife of 56 years, JoAnn (Casagrande), 6 children: Mary Bjelland, Jeanie (Wayne) Hodges, Charlie (Becky) Joe (Sharon), Mike and John (Rhonda). He also leaves 15 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. Albert was a pressman with Diamond International and other area printing shops. He loved family, farming and animals, especially dogs. Visitation will be Wednesday, October 18 at Saint Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church in Alexandria from 9:00 AM until time of Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 AM. Burial at the privacy of the family. Memorials are suggested to, Glenmary Home Missioners, Marianist Mission, St. Rita School for the Deaf or St. Mary’s Parish in Alexandria.
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Robert J. Blaut, 97, of Alexandria, KY, passed away Monday, October 9, 2017 at St. Elizabeth Hospice, Edgewood, KY. Robert was a WW II Army Veteran and received the Bronze Star Medal and a Purple Heart for heroic or meritorious achievement of service. He was a machinist and retired from American Tool. Robert was preceded in death by his wife, Blanche Velma Lee Blaut (nee Clift) and a son, Robert “Bobby” Blaut, who was killed in action in the Viet Nam War. Robert is survived by many nieces and nephews. A Graveside Service with Military Honors will be held at the Alexandria Cemetery, 7 Spillman Drive, Alexandria, KY, on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 11:30 AM. Alexandria Funeral Home is serving the family. Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society or Wounded Warriors.
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
Gary R. Leap, 73, of California, KY, passed away Sunday, October 1, 2017 at Saint Elizabeth Edgewood. Gary was an Army Veteran and retired from the United States Post Office, Cincinnati, OH after 33 years of service. He loved fishing and sitting on his porch drinking sweet tea. He is survived by his wife, Ruth Ann (his Rock and Angel on earth) Boekley Leap; his daughter, Darla Uhey; grandchildren, Airman Chris Uhey USAF, Katie Uhey, Connor Uhey and Kimberly Uhey; brothers, Larry (Diane) Leap, Terry (Nadine) Leap and Greg Leap; Aunts, Elizabeth Leap and Ruth Beck; also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Visitation Sunday, October 8, 2017 at the Alexandria Funeral Home from 4:00 PM until time of service at 7:00 PM.
Minnie A. Harrison (nee Arkenau) 103, Alexandria, KY, passed away Tuesday, October 3, 2017, at the Baptist Convalescent Center, Newport, KY. Minnie was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Harrison and her daughter, Donna Briley. She is survived by her children, Robert Harrison, Norma Poe, Patsy Russling, Melva Brocker and Vicki Grow; 18 grandchildren, 41 great-grandchildren, 20 great-great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-great-grandchildren. Visitation Thursday, October 5, 2017 at the Alexandria Funeral Home from 10:00 AM until time of service at 12:00 PM. Interment will be in the Alexandria Cemetery. Memorials to charity of donor’s choice.
Gary Dale Race, 64, of Alexandria, KY passed away Saturday at home. He was a former employee of Tri-State Auto Body. He is survived by his wife, Brenda Sue Race (nee Combs); daughter, Mary (David) Beiting; mother, Wanda Bryant; loving grandfather of Amy Drew, Amanda Beiting, Hailie Beiting, Anthony Drew II, Tyler Beiting, Brett Beiting and great granddaughter, Layla Clair. Visitation Friday, October 6, 2017 at the Alexandria Funeral Home form 11:00 AM until time of service at 1:00 PM. Interment will be in Floral Hills Memorial Gardens, Taylor Mill, KY.
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Sunday, October 1, 2017
Roger Ortlieb, 76, of Camp Springs, KY, passed away Friday, September 29, 2017 at his residence. Roger was a Veteran of the Viet Nam War. He was a member of Iron Workers Local #44 of Cincinnati, OH for 51 years, Northern Kentucky Saddle Club, Camp Springs Coyote Club, Bellevue Social Club, League of Kentucky Sportsman, Campbell County VFW Post # 3205 and the National Rifle Association. Roger was preceded in death by his parents, Francis and Melva Ortlieb. He is survived by his daughter, Christi (Steve) Tolson; siblings, Carol Thompson Harlow, Dennis (Sharon) Ortlieb, Gary (Betty) Ortlieb and Mike Ortlieb; grandsons, Andrew and Tyler. A Memorial Visitation will be held at the Alexandria Funeral Home on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM with a celebration of Roger’s life immediately following at the Northern Kentucky Saddle Club. Memorials are suggested to Camp Springs Coyote Club (for sending children to Camp Webb), C\O Ed Stubbs, 9347 Flagg Springs Pike, California, KY 41007. Alexandria Funeral Home is serving the family.