Friday, August 15, 2003

Kentucky obituaries

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Kenton County

Raymond S. Guenther

COVINGTON - Raymond Stanley Guenther, 83, a retired printer for Arrow Blue Printing Co., died Tuesdayat Rosedale Manor in Covington.

His wife, Dorothy, preceded him in death in 1991.

Surviving are two daughters, Martha Guenther of Highland Heights and Rayeann Roseberry of Alexandria; a brother, Paul of Covington; a sister, Virginia Volpenhein of Fort Wright; and one grandchild.

No visitation. Service will be 10:30 a.m. todayat St. John Church, 627 Pike St., Covington. Burial will be in St. John Cemetery in Fort Mitchell. Alexandria Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

Memorials: American Diabetes Association, 721 West Main Street, Suite 102 Louisville, KY 40202; or Rosedale Manor, 4250 Glenn Ave., Covington, KY 41015.

Hazel F. Ries

COVINGTON - Hazel F. Ries, 85, an office worker for department stores, died Tuesdayat St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Edgewood.

She was a member of St. John's United Church of Christ in Newport and Southgate Seniors.

Surviving are two daughters, Mary Ann Gibson of Port Charlotte, Fla., and Lois Hayden of Woodlawn; nine grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be 10-11 a.m. and service 11 a.m. todayat A.C. Dobbling & Son Funeral Home in Fort Thomas. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Southgate.

Memorials: American Cancer Society, Northern Kentucky Unit, Nicholas Center, Suite A-2, 6612 Dixie Highway, Florence, KY 41042.

A. Lynn Gaugh

ELSMERE - A. Lynn Gaugh, 72, a retired secretary for Lakeside Christian Church, where she was also a Sunday school teacher 40 years, died Wednesdayat St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Edgewood.

Surviving are two daughters, Robin Lynn Gaugh of Elsmere and Joni Kelley Seta of Cincinnati; and two grandchildren.

Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. today at Connley Brothers Funeral Home in Latonia. Service 3 p.m. Saturday at Lakeside Christian Church in Lakeside Park.

Memorials: Lakeside Christian Church, 195 Buttermilk Pike, Lakeside Park, KY 41017.

Robert L. Scherder

INDEPENDENCE - Robert Leo "P.W." Scherder, 58, a retired locomotive engineer for the Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad and also for CSX, died Wednesdayat St. Luke Hospital in Florence.

He was a former volunteer firefighter for Independence.

Surviving are a son, George of Independence; two daughters, Geneva Marie Shay and Sherry Lynn Deters, both of Walton; two sisters, Joanne Cobble of Independence; and five grandchildren.

Visitation will be 5-9 p.m. today at Chambers & Grubbs Funeral Home in Independence. Graveside service will be 11:30 a.m. Saturdayat Independence Cemetery.

Memorials: City of Hope Foundation, 1055 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90017; or St. Jude's Miracle Network, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Gerald E. Schneider

LUDLOW - Gerald E. Schneider, 84, a former self-employed brick mason, died Tuesdayat his home.

He was a member of St. Joseph Church in Crescent Springs and former member of Teamsters Union 100 in Cincinnati.

Surviving are his wife, Marcella Maher Schneider; six sons, Paul of Dania, Fla., Gerald of Inverness, Fla., Edward of Fort Wright, Joseph of Beavercreek, Ohio, Thomas of Fort Wright and Philip of Bromley; five daughters, Mary Ruberg of Edgewood, Theresa Schneider Eubanks of Crescent Springs, Patricia Kendall of Erlanger, Rose Schneider of Washington, D.C., and Christine Rider of Taylor Mill; 24 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. today at Ronald B. Jones Funeral Home in Ludlow. Mass of Christian burial will be 10 a.m. Saturdayat St. Joseph Church in Crescent Springs. Burial will be in St. Mary Cemetery in Fort Mitchell.

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