Sunday, March 16, 2003

Kentucky obituaries

Boone County

Vernon B. Cloyd

FLORENCE - Vernon B. Cloyd of Florence died Thursday at Woodspoint Health Care Center. The self-employed painter was 90.

His wife, Hettie Cloyd, preceded him in death in 1983.

Surviving are two daughters, Phyllis Chandler and Beverly Lawless, both of Florence; three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Visitation is from 1-3 p.m. today at the Stith Funeral Home, Florence. Service will follow. Burial will be in Burlington Cemetery.

Memorials: Senior Services of Northern Kentucky, 1032 Madison Ave., Covington, 41011.

Robert P. Millay Sr.

FLORENCE - Robert P. Millay Sr. of Florence died Wednesday at St. Luke Hospital West. The construction worker was 64.

He was past president of the Boone County Jaycees; a member of the Boone County Businessmen's Association; Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce; and the Florence Fire Board.

His wife, Margaret Millay, preceded him in death.

Surviving are two sons, Robert of Burlington and Scott of Florence; six daughters, Karen Faust, Pam Millay and Shelly Millay, all from Florence; Terry Swikert of Sidell, La., Patty Mueller of Independence, and Christy Norris of Columbus; three brothers, Chester and Marvin of Independence, and Donald of Mayo, and 16 grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Monday at Stith Funeral Home, Florence. Mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Timothy Church, Union.

Burial will be at Burlington Cemetery. Memorials: Emily Faust Special Needs Fund, PO Box 1356, Florence, 41022.

Campbell County

Ellis E. Barker

WILDER - Ellis E. Barker of Wilder died Thursday at St. Luke East. The former district sales representative for General Electric and Hobart Co. was 75.

He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II and the Korean War.

Surviving are his wife, Betty Jean Barker of Wilder; a son, Todd Barker of Fort Thomas; two daughters, Kim Burns of Portsmouth, Ohio, and Jill Zuniga of Lexington; five sisters, Charlsie Inez Barker and Ivalene Barker, both of Bristol, Va.; Ila Beard of Withamsville, Ina Burns of Mount Carmel and Imogene Pullon of Dallas, Texas; a brother, Norman Barker of Withamsville; and six grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m., today , at the A.C. Dobbling & Son Funeral Home, Fort Thomas.

Service will be at noon Monday at St. John's United Church of Christ, Newport.

Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery Memorials: St. John's United Church of Christ, Park & Nelson, Newport, 41071

Ruby J. Fennell

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS - Ruby J. Fennell of Highland Heights died Friday at Northern Kentucky Care and Rehabilitation Center. The homemaker and past president of Newport Republicans Club was 98.

Surviving are a son, Robert, of Fort Thomas; a daughter, Marlene Holland of Fort Thomas; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 10-11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the A.C. Dobbling & Son Funeral Home, Bellevue. Service will follow. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery

Memorials: Big Stef Inc., P.O. Box 1844, Newport, 41071.

Michael E. Wanner

ALEXANDRIA - Michael E. Wanner of Alexandria died Friday at his residence. The former employee for the Blue Grass Recycling Co. in Hebron was 44.

Surviving are his mother, Alta Wanner of Alexandria; two sisters, Donna Moore of California, Ky., and Rebecca Wanner of Alexandria

Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Monday at the Alexandria Funeral Home. Service will follow.

Burial will be in Alexandria Cemetery.

Memorials: Mental Health Association of Northern Kentucky, 605 Madison Ave., Covington, 41011.

Dorothy Lizzie Hornback

NEWPORT - Dorothy Lizzie Hornback of Newport died Friday at Northern Kentucky Care and Rehabilitation Center. The retired clothing presser was 84.

Her husband, Harvey Hornback Sr., preceded her in death.

Surviving are a son, Harvey Hornback Jr. of Dry Ridge; a stepson, John Hornback of Prescott, Ariz.; three stepdaughters, Gloria Newman of Charleston, S.C., Londa Haigis and Delores Marshall, both of Newport; 16 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Visitation will be at convenience of the family. Fares J. Radel Funeral Home is serving the family.

Grant County

Walter E. Greenwell

Crittenden - Walter E. Greenwell of Crittenden died Friday at Veterans Administration Hospital in Cincinnati. The retired bottler for Meyer Milk Co. was 73.

He was a U.S. Army veteran.

Surviving are a wife, Mary Hisel Greenwell of Crittenden; three sons, Gary and Danny of Crittenden, and Daryl of Dry Ridge; two daughters, Karen Glore of Dry Ridge and Vicky Sizemore of London, Ky.; a brother, Richard "Ted" Greenwell of Butler; a sister, Judy Vater of Grand Prairie, Texas; 12 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 1-3 p.m. Monday at Gardnersville Christian Church. Service will follow.

Burial will be in Gardnersville Cemetery.

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