Thursday, October 9, 2003

Kentucky obituaries



The Kentucky Enquirer publishes free obituaries of residents in Boone, Campbell, Gallatin, Grant, Kenton and Pendleton counties. Funeral homes may call (859) 578-5555 Monday through Friday; (513) 768-8600 Saturdays and Sundays. Some information may be omitted from obituaries to ensure that the most notices can be published.

Boone County

Geneva L. Frederick

WALTON - Geneva L. Frederick, 80, a homemaker, died Tuesday at her home.

Her husband, William preceded her in death.

Among the survivors are a son, Stephen; and three daughters, Elaine Murray, Marilyn Woods, and Lois Goldsberry.

Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and service 1 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church of Walton, 47 S. Main St., Walton. Burial will be in New Bethel Cemetery in Verona. Elliston-Stanley Funeral Homes are handling arrangements.

Memorials: St. Elizabeth Hospice Program, 401 E. 20th St., Covington, KY 41014-9988.

Campbell County

Wayne C. Beck

ALEXANDRIA - Wayne C. Beck, 80, of Foster, Ky., a farmer and truck driver, died Sept. 30 at Florence Park Care Center.

Mr. Beck's wife, Augusta Beck, died in 2001, and a son, Carlin 2000.

Among the survivors are a son, John; and four daughters, Mary Beck, Viki Beck, Geneva Reimer and Duane Sublett.

Visitation will be 2-3 p.m. and memorial service 3 p.m. Saturday at St. Paul's United Church of Christ, 1 N. Jefferson Ave., Alexandria. Mr. Beck's remains were cremated. Alexandria Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

Memorials: Campbell County 4-H Council, 3500 Alexandria Pike, Highland Heights, KY 41076.

Robert Daniel Sr.

ALEXANDRIA - Robert Daniel Sr., 68, a retired truck driver, died Wednesday at St. Luke Hospital in Fort Thomas.

Among the survivors are three sons, Dennis, Randall and Robert.

Visitation will be 10 a.m. to noon and service noon Friday at Cooper Funeral Home in Grants Lick. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery in Grants Lick.

Ella Sheets

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS - Ella Lucille Sheets, 74, a homemaker, died Tuesday at Northern Kentucky Care & Rehabilitation Center in Highland Heights.

Surviving is a cousin, Don Gatewood of Plantation, Fla.

No visitation. Graveside service will be 2:30 p.m. Friday at Big Bone Baptist Cemetery in Union. Linnemann Funeral Homes are handling arrangements.

Memorials may be made to a charity of one's choice.

Clifford Traylor

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS - Clifford Jarod Traylor, 65, a self-employed contractor who remodeled homes, died Tuesday at Northern Kentucky Care & Rehabilitation Center in Highland Heights.

Among the survivors are his wife, Betty; three sons, Jeff, Greg and Steve; and three daughters, Terri Lynn Fryman, Mary Jane Traylor, and Betty Alice Gray.

Visitation was Wednesday. Service will be noon today at Cooper Funeral Home in Grants Lick. Burial will be in Peach Grove Cemetery in Peach Grove, Ky.

Tommy Neal

NEWPORT - Tommy Neal, 74, a retired laborer and World War II Army veteran, died Tuesday at Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Fort Thomas.

His wife, Naomi Turner Neal, died previously as did his two sons, Carl and Jesse.

Among the survivors are three daughters, Brenda Harrison, Jacqueline Dalton, and Alice Gross; and a son, Tim Turner.

Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and service 1 p.m. Friday at Muehlenkamp-Erschell Funeral Home in Newport. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Southgate.

Kenton County

Gertrude M. Welch

ERLANGER - Gertrude M. Welch, 93, a homemaker, died Tuesday at Bethesda North Hospital in Montgomery.

Her husband, J. Paris Welch, died in 1953.

Among the survivors are a daughter, Mollie Griffith, and a son, Harold Welch.

No visitation. Graveside service will be 1 p.m. Friday at Highland Cemetery in Augusta, Ky. Don Catchen & Son Funeral Homes are handling arrangements.

Marien Plunkett

FORT MITCHELL - Marien McDanell Plunkett, 80, a homemaker, and one of the original members of the perpetual adoration at St. Agnes Church in Fort Wright, died Tuesday at her home. Her husband, William, died earlier.

Survivors include sons James, William, and David; and daughters, Marian Alexis Chitwood, Patricia Sharon Bethel, Sheila Diane Appel, Deborah Jeanne Roberts, and Judy Karen Janson.

Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. today at Linnemann Funeral Home in Erlanger. Mass of Christian burial will be 11:30 a.m. Friday at St. Agnes Church, 1680 Dixie Hwy., Fort Wright. Burial will be in St. Mary Cemetery in Fort Mitchell.

Memorials: St. Elizabeth Hospice Program, 401 E. 20th St., Covington, KY 41014-9988.

Dillard A. Alsip

MORNINGVIEW - Dillard "Whitey" A. Alsip, 79, a retired electrician and machinist for the R.A. Jones Co., and a World War II Army Air Corps veteran, died Monday at St. Elizabeth Medical Center.

Among the survivors are his wife, Alberta Wiedemann Alsip; a daughter, Sandy Jackson; and a son, Neil Alsip of Morningview.

Visitation was Wednesday. Mass of Christian burial will be 10 a.m. today at St. Matthews Church, 13782 Decoursey Pike, Morningview. Burial will be in Floral Hills Memorial Gardens in Taylor Mill. Chambers & Grubbs Funeral Homes are handling arrangements.

Memorials: The Kidney Foundation, 2200 Victory Parkway, Suite 510, Cincinnati, OH 45206.

Pendleton County

Haley and Bayley Collins

FALMOUTH - Haley and Bayley Collins, twin girls, died shortly after birth Tuesday at St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Edgewood.

Survivors include the parents, Tommy and Andrea Collins of Falmouth; maternal grandparents, Terry and Shirley Russell; maternal grandfather, Stephen Pennington; paternal grandmother, Patsy Patrick; paternal grandfather, Tommy Collins; and paternal grandfather, Willard Shelton.Graveside service will be 11 a.m. Friday at Riverside Cemetery in Falmouth. Peoples Funeral Home in Falmouth is handling arrangements.




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