Sunday, July 6, 2003

Kentucky obituaries

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.

Boone County

Norma Elizabeth Ockerman

VERONA - Norma Elizabeth Ockerman of Verona died Saturday at St. Luke Hospital East. The homemaker was 73.

Surviving are her husband, Robert Ockerman of Verona; two daughters, Joyce Ockerman of Florence and Shelley Dunhoft of Verona; two sons, Dick of Florence and Rob of Verona; two sisters, Ruth Danks and Juanita Ransdell, both of Erlanger; and five grandchildren.

Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Monday at Stith Funeral Home, Florence.

Service will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Burial will be in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Erlanger.

Kenton County

Barbara Lauer

ERLANGER - Barbara Lauer of Erlanger died Saturday at St. Luke Hospital West.

The former Lazarus sales clerk was 75.

Surviving are two sons, Michael Kenton of Erlanger, and Ron Lauer of the state of Colorado; two brothers, Richard and John Marston, both of Cincinnati; two sisters, Pat Jones and Josephine Morton, both of Cincinnati; two grandchildren, and one great-grandchild.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m.-noon Tuesday at Stith Funeral Home, Florence.

Service will follow.

Burial will be in Arlington Memorial Gardens, Cincinnati.

Memorials: Florence Christian Church, 300 Main St., Florence, KY 41042.

Sylvia M. Poston

ERLANGER - Sylvia M. Poston of Erlanger died Saturday at St. Luke West.

The former nurse technician was 58.

Surviving are her husband, Larry Poston of Erlanger; two sons, Duane of Covington and David of Erlanger; a daughter, Donna Poston of Erlanger; a brother, Ronnie Maloney of Ryland Heights; a sister, Brenda Kahrs of Covington; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be 9-11 a.m. Wednesday at Middendorf-Bullock Funeral Home, Covington.

Service will follow.

The body will be cremated.

Memorials: American Diabetes Association, 8899 Brookside Ave., Suite 102, Cincinnati, OH 45206.

Thomas Shea

PARK HILLS - Thomas Shea of Park Hills died Saturday at his residence.

The U.S. Army veteran was 64.

A brother, Timothy Shea, preceded him in death.

Surviving are a sister, Delores Smith of Corbin; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Monday at Middendorf-Bullock Funeral Home, Covington.

Mass of Christian burial will be 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Agnes Church.

Burial will be in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Erlanger.

Memorials: St. Elizabeth Hospice, 401 E. 20th St., Covington, KY 41014.

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