Saturday, May 17, 2003

Kentucky obituaries

Obits policy: The Kentucky Enquirer publishes obituaries of residents in Boone, Campbell, Gallatin, Grant, Kenton and Pendleton counties as a free service. Obituaries are published based on available space each day and may be held until space is available. 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.

Campbell County

Sr. Mary Denise Wigman, R.G.S.

FORT THOMAS - Sister Mary Denise Wigman, R.G.S., 83, died Thursday at St. Luke Hospital East, Fort Thomas. She was a child-care worker, social worker and administrator with the Sisters of the Good Shepherd.

Her sister, Sister Angelique Wigman, R.G.S., died in June 2002.

Survivors include a brother, Anton J. Wigman of Detroit, and nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Pelletier Hall, 930 Highland Ave., Fort Thomas. Mass of Christian burial will be 11 a.m. Monday in Pelletier Hall.

Memorials: Pelletier Hall, 930 Highland Avenue, Fort Thomas, KY 41075.

Grant County

Anna B. Epperson

WILLIAMSTOWN - Anna B. Epperson, 98, of Warsaw and formerly of the Shiloh community, died Wednesday at St. Luke Hospital West, Florence. She was a homemaker and a member of Antioch Church of Christ, Corinth.

She is survived by a brother, John W. Epperson of Dry Ridge; and a sister, Lena Pierce of Klamath Falls, Ore.

Visitation will be 1 to 3 p.m. today at Elliston-Stanley Funeral Home, 500 North Main St., Williamstown, with the funeral following at 3 p.m. Burial will be in the Antioch Church of Christ cemetery, Corinth.

Memorials: Antioch Church of Christ, 3515 Keefer Road, Corinth, KY 41010.

Kenton County

Robert J. Halenkamp Sr.

COVINGTON - Robert J. Halenkamp Sr., 85, died Friday at St. Charles Care Center, Covington. He was a retired sheet metal worker for General Electric Aircraft Engines, Evendale, Ohio.

He is survived by his wife, Catherine; three daughters, Mary Cox of Covington, Jeannie Saulino of Edgewood and Theresa Steinmetz of Edgewood; four sons, Robert of Dallas, Jack of Florence, Larry of Fort Thomas and David of Buford, Ga.; a sister, Ursula Meier of Fort Wright; 20 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Visitation is 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at Middendorf-Bullock Funeral Home, 917 Main St., Covington. Mass of Christian burial will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Blessed Sacrament Church, 2415 Dixie Highway, Fort Mitchell. Burial will be in St. John Cemetery, Fort Mitchell.

Jack Warren McAlpin

VILLA HILLS - Jack Warren "Mack" McAlpin, 81, died in his home Thursday . He repired from the Carpenters Union as a superintendent with Local No. 0698 United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America and was a World War II Navy veteran.

He is survived by his wife, Jane, and a son, Craig W. of Lakeside Park.

Mass of Christian burial will be 10 a.m. today at the Passionist Nuns Monastery Chapel, 1151 Donaldson Road, Erlanger. Burial will be in Mother of God Cemetery, Fort Wright.

Memorials: Passionist Nuns Monastery, 1151 Donaldson Road, Erlanger, KY 41018-1000; or Hospice of Northern Kentucky, 1403 Alexandria Pike, Fort Thomas, KY 41075.

Erma Irene Wessling

COVINGTON - Erma Irene Wessling, 93, died Thursday at St. Luke Hospital East, Fort Thomas. She was a homemaker.

Her husband, Harry, died in 1994.

She is survived by a stepdaughter, Maryona Bacon of Fort Thomas; several grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation is 10 a.m. Monday at Fares J. Radel Funeral Home, 822 York St., Newport, followed by the funeral at noon. Burial will be in Baltimore Pike Cemetery.

Memorials: Covington Ladies Home, 702 Garrard St., Covington, KY 41011.

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