Saturday, February 22, 2003

Kentucky obituaries



The Kentucky Enquirer publishes obituaries of residents in Boone, Campbell, Gallatin, Grant, Kenton and Pendleton counties as a free service. Information is accepted from funeral homes 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. each day. Call (859) 578-5555 Monday through Friday; (513) 768-8600 Saturdays and Sundays.

Boone County

Claire Lambert

FLORENCE - Claire Virginia Lambert, of Florence, died Wednesday at St. Luke Hospital in Florence. The former owner of Lambert's Book Store in Sarasota, Fla., was 78.

She was a volunteer at St. Luke Hospital in Florence.

Surviving are two sons, Richard of Florence and Kenneth of Columbus, Ohio; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be 6-7:30 p.m. and memorial service 7:30 p.m. today at Allison & Rose Funeral Home, Taylor Mill. Ms. Lambert was cremated.

Memorials: Arthritis Foundation, 7811 Laurel Ave., Madeira, OH 45243-2608.

Glenn E. Robbins

FLORENCE - Glenn E. Robbins, of Florence, died Wednesday at St. Luke Hospital in Florence. The former air traffic controller at Lunken Airport was 76.

His wife, Mary, died in 1998.

Surviving are three daughters, Jacqueline Cramer, Sandra DeMaria and Candace Frohlich, all of Union; two sons, Guy of Burlington and Robin of Raleigh, N.C.; a sister, Betty Nichols of Honeoye Falls, N.Y.; a brother, Lee of Honeoye Falls, N.Y.; and nine grandchildren.

Visitation will be 4-6 p.m. and service 6 p.m. today at Stith Funeral Home, Florence. Mr. Robbins will be cremated.

Memorials: American Heart Association, Ohio Valley Affiliate, P.O. Box 182039, Dept. 013, Columbus, OH 43218-2039; or American Kidney Fund, 6110 Executive Blvd., Suite 1010, Rockville, MD 20852.

Georgia A. Herrington

HEBRON - Georgia A. Herrington, of Hebron, died Tuesday at Northern Kentucky Care & Rehabilitation Center in Highland Heights. The homemaker was 89.

Her husband, Edgar Sr., died in 1991.

Surviving are two sons, Edgar Jr. of Hebron and Robert of Ludlow; a daughter, Mary Servizzi of Cincinnati; nine grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be 10-11 a.m. and service 11 a.m. today at Middendorf-Bullock Funeral Home, Hebron. Burial will be in Hebron Lutheran Cemetery.

Campbell County

Joseph F. Weiler

FORT THOMAS - Joseph Francis Weiler, of Fort Thomas, formerly of Villa Hills, died Wednesday at Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Cincinnati. The retired statistician for Great American Insurance Co. and World War II Army veteran was 79.

Surviving are his wife, Dorothy Lunne Weiler of Milwaukee; a son, Joseph of Santa Barbara, Calif.; a daughter, Christine Tyriver of Milwaukee; a brother, Henry of Carson City, Nev.; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

No visitation. Mass of Christian burial will be 10:30 a.m. today at St. Agnes Church, 1680 Dixie Hwy., Fort Wright. Burial will be in St. Mary Cemetery in St. Bernard, Ohio.

Memorials: V.A. Nursing Home, Recreation Fund, 1000 S. Fort Thomas Ave., Fort Thomas, KY 41075.

Grace Bennett

NEWPORT - Grace "Singing Grace" Bennett, of Newport, died Thursday at St. Luke Hospital in Fort Thomas.

The homemaker was 75.

Surviving are her husband, Ovie; five daughters, Bernice Casebolt, Patricia Newton and Melonie Bennett, all of Newport, Brenda Simpson of Cincinnati, and Donna Poynter of Milford; two sons, David of Cincinnati and Douglas of Newport; two sisters, Dorothy McClanahan of Newport and Martha Simms of Sparta; a brother, Jack Powell of Carrollton; 14 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be 4-7:30 p.m. and service 7:30 p.m. today at Fares J. Radel Funeral Home, Newport. Burial will be 10 a.m. Monday in Greenlawn Cemetery, Milford, Ohio.

Memorials: Deliverance House of Prayer, 3488 Henrietta Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45204.

Kenton County

Karli A. Garcia

PARK HILLS - Karli A. Garcia, an 18-day-old infant, of Park Hills, died Wednesday at St. Luke Hospital in Florence.

Surviving are her mother, Carrie Garcia of Park Hills; father, Brandon Johnson of Covington; two sisters, Chelsee Evans and Kyleigh Evans, both of Park Hills; maternal grandmother, Ruby Garcia of Erlanger; and maternal great-grandmothers, Ora Gray of Carrollton, Ky., and Juanita Garcia of Brackettville, Texas.

Service with burial to follow will be 10 a.m. today at Highland Cemetery, Chapel, Fort Mitchell. Connley Brothers Funeral Home in Latonia is handling arrangements.

S. Todd Trusso

INDEPENDENCE - S. Todd Trusso, 37, of Independence, died Wednesday at St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Edgewood.

He was a supervising senior investigator for the U.S. Department of Labor where he worked for 13 years. He was in his third year of law school at Salmon P. Chase College of Law and was a member of Immanuel United Methodist Church in Lakeside Park.

Surviving are his wife, Diana; four daughters, Amy Vanover of Florence, Carrie Richard of Lawton, Okla., and Madison and Lily Trusso, both of Independence; parents, S. Bud and Patricia Ann Trusso of Mandeville, La.; and grandmothers Mary Trusso and Lillie Moorhead, both of Cambridge, Ohio.

Visitation will be 1-5 p.m. today at Linnemann Funeral Home, Erlanger. Service will be 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Immanuel United Methodist Church, 2551 Dixie Hwy., Lakeside Park. Mr. Trusso will be cremated.

Memorials: American Heart Association, Ohio Valley Affiliate, P.O. Box 182039, Dept. 013, Columbus, OH 43218-2039.




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