Wednesday, November 10, 2004

Kentucky obituaries



The Enquirer publishes obituaries of residents in Boone, Campbell, Gallatin, Grant, Kenton and Pendleton counties as a free service. 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. Photos and obituaries may be e-mailed to kyobits@enquirer.com. Deadline for e-mail submissions is 4 p.m.

Boone County

Thomas A. Goodridge

BURLINGTON - Thomas Allen Goodridge, 46, died Monday at St. Luke Hospital in Florence.

Survivors include his mother, Ruby O. Goodridge; three brothers, Bill King, Sherman King and Shawnee Pete Goodridge; two sisters, Rosetta White and Nancy Anne Goodridge and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. with service at 1 p.m. Thursday at Middendorf Bullock Funeral Home in Hebron.

Burial will be in Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Erlanger.

Campbell County

Coy Lee Bryant

NEWPORT - Coy Lee Bryant, 51, died Monday at St. Luke Hospital in Fort Thomas. He was a printer employed by B.P.N.M. Mailing House.

Survivors include his wife, Sandra Bryant; three sons, Toby, Martin and Tony Bryant; four sisters, Wanda Carter, Dorothy King, Linda Trapp and Barbara Davidson; one brother, Richard Bryant, and six grandchildren.

Visitation will be 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. with service at 1 p.m. Thursday at Fares J. Radel Funeral Home in Newport.

Burial will be in St. Stephen Cemetery in Fort Thomas.

Leroy F. Ervin

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS - Leroy Frank Ervin, 88, died Saturday at Lakeside Heights Nursing Home in Highland Heights. He was a self-employed dry cleaner with Miracle Cleaners, a U.S. Army veteran and member of Kersten O'Day VFW Post in Dayton.

Survivors include one daughter, Carol Liedel; one brother, Gary Gemmer; one sister, Betty Jane Shields; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild.

Visitation will be 9 to 10:30 a.m. with service at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Muehlenkamp-Erschell Home in Newport.

Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Southgate.

Jo Allen Hutchinson

FORT THOMAS - Jo Allen Hutchinson, 50, a homemaker, died Monday at home.

Survivors include her husband, Neal Hutchinson;one son, Jack Hutchinson; father, Julian Allen; two brothers, Julian and Martin Allen; two sisters, Alice Bevis and Susan Scheben.

Memorial service will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Burlington Baptist Church. A.C. Dobbling Funeral Home in Fort Thomas is handling arrangements.

Robert W. Schmidt

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS - Robert William Schmidt, 80, died Monday at Lakeside Heights Nursing Home in Highland Heights.

Survivors include his sister, Kathryn Croley; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be 10 to 11 a.m. with service at 11 a.m. Friday at Alexandria Funeral Home.

Burial will be in Alexandria Cemetery.

Esther B. Tuttle

FORT THOMAS - Esther B. Tuttle, 87, died Saturday at Highlands of Fort Thomas Health Care & Rehabilitation Center. She was a retired editor and author.

Survivors include one daughter, Beverly Storm; two sons, Mark S. and Owen S. Tuttle; two brothers, Paul and Arthur Barrett; six grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren.

Memorial service will be 11 a.m. Friday at Zion United Church of Christ in Norwood. Muehlenkamp-Erschell Funeral Home in Fort Thomas is handling arrangements.

Memorials: Zion United Church of Christ, 2332 Sherwood Lane, Norwood, OH 45212

John B. Watson

BELLEVUE - John Bradford Watson, 81, formerly of Bellevue, died Oct. 28 at home in Tamarac, Fla.

His daughter, Linda S. Hayman, died previously.

Survivors include one daughter, Vicki Haggard; two sons, John D. Watson and William T. Watson; two sisters, Betty Klein and Irene Watson; and six grandchildren.

American Burial & Cremation Center at Jennings Funeral Home in Tamarac, Fla., is handling arrangements.

Burial will be in Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, VA.

Memorials: Shriners Hospital for Children, 3229 Burnet Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45229-3095

Kenton County

Charlene Stratton

COVINGTON - Charlene Stratton, 49, died Sunday at St. Elizabeth Hospice in Covington. She was a mail handler employed by Fidelity Investments in Covington.

Survivors include her husband, Danny Joe Stratton; two sons, Randy Leggett and Richard Hunely; one daughter, Sandy Leggett; four sisters, Shirley Harness, Sharon Asher, Betty McIlvain and Nancy Edwards; two brothers, Ronnie and Glenn Leggett, and seven grandchildren.

Visitation will be 4 to 7:15 p.m. with service at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Allison & Rose Funeral Home in Taylor Mill.

Graveside services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday at Highland Cemetery in Fort Mitchell.

Patricia A. Talbott COVINGTON - Patricia Ann Talbott, 44, a homemaker, formerly of Covington, died Oct. 30, in Texas.

Survivors include one son, Charles Talbott; two brothers, Ted and Ray Talbott, and two sisters, Connie Barham and Tina Waugh.

Visitation will be 2 to 4 p.m. with memorial service at 4 p.m. Thursday at Swindler & Currin Funeral Home in Latonia.

Ted Williams II

ERLANGER - Ted Williams II, 50, died Sunday at home. He was a warranty technician employed by Fischer Homes. He was a member of Pompilio's Golf Team and enjoyed billiards and gardening.

Survivors include his wife, Dee Williams; stepson, Joshua Hamilton; two sisters, Terry Williams and Donna Simmons; one granddaughter; two nephews; four nieces; two great-nephews, and one great-niece.

Memorial visitation will be 4 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Linnemann Funeral Home in Erlanger.

The remains will be cremated.

Ronald L. Yauch

ELSMERE - Ronald L. Yauch, 65, died Wednesday at St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Edgewood. He was a conductor employed by the CSX Railroad.

Survivors include his wife, Pauline Yauch; two sons, Steve and Scott Yauch; three daughters, Cheri, Shelly and Julie Yauch; one stepson, Ben Herrmann; one stepdaughter, Jackie Bell; six grandchildren; four step-grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Memorial visitation will be 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at 410 Main St. in Elsmere.Linnemann Funeral Home in Erlanger is handling arrangements.

The remains will be cremated.

Pendleton County

Mable J. Trapp

FALMOUTH - Mable Jenkins Trapp, 68, formerly of Pendleton County, died Sunday in an automobile accident in Cincinnati. She was a member of Morgan Christian Church in Pendleton County.

Her husband, Bobby Trapp, died previously.

Survivors include two sons, Robbie and Greg Trapp; two daughters, Ava Ice and Lee Ann Robinson; one sister, Betty Kemp; mother, Jessie Irene Miller; special friend, James Tedder, and nine grandchildren.

Visitation will be noon to 3 p.m. with service at 3 p.m. today at Peoples Funeral Home in Falmouth. Burial will be in Plum Creek Cemetery in Grants Lick.

Memorials: American Legion Post 109, 111 Mount Joy, Falmouth, KY 41040




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