Deaths Robert J. Anstead
Robert J. Anstead, 58, Covington, died Aug. 19, 2010, at St. Elizabeth Edgewood. He was a member of the St. Benedict Holy Name Society; a member of St. Benedict Church and of Southside Baptist Church in Covington; and a member of the Northern Kentucky Young Democrats. He is survived by his fiancée, Patti Emerson of Covington; brothers James Anstead of Wilder, Thomas Anstead of Alexandria, Gregory Anstead of San Antonio, Michael Anstead of Lexington, and David Anstead of Covington; and a sister, Martha Coffman of Fort Thomas. Memorials: American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454 Alexandria, VA 22312.
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Lynn ‘Skip’ Eberhard
Lynn E. “Skip” Eberhard, 66, Alexandria, died Aug. 19, 2010, at Hospice of St. Elizabeth Health Care in Edgewood. He was an industrial plant manager for Advo Door Store in Norwood; a veteran of the United States Marine Corps during Vietnam; a member of St. Joseph Church in Cold Spring; and an avid golfer. He was preceded in death by a son, Robbie Eberhard. He is survived by his wife, Diane Sexton Eberhard; a son, Nick Eberhard of Cold Spring; two daughters, Staci Eberhard of Fort Thomas and Kari Bezold of California, Ky.; and four grandchildren. Burial was in St. Stephen Cemetery, Fort Thomas. Memorials: St. Joseph Church Capital Campaign Fund, 4011 Alexandria Pike, Cold Spring, KY 41076; St. Elizabeth Hospice, 483 South Loop Drive, Edgewood, KY 41017.
Ruth Davis Bauman, 89, of Bellevue, died Aug. 16, 2010, at Carmel Manor Nursing Home, Fort Thomas. She was a clerk with Campbell County Courthouse, chairwoman for the Executive Committee of the Campbell County Democratic Party, founding member of the Licking Valley Girl Scout Council and helped start the Bellevue Vets Girls Volleyball League. Her husband, Bill Bauman, and son, Mike Bauman, died previously. Survivors include her son, David Bauman of Cold Spring; daughters, Connie Jones of Cold Spring and Terri Rockenfield of Anderson Township, Ohio; companion, Bob Blaut of Alexandria; eight grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren and three greatgreat-grandchildren. Burial was in St. Stephen Cemetery, Fort Thomas. Memorials: Carmel Manor, 100 Carmel Manor Road, Fort Thomas, KY 41075; or Licking Valley Girl
Carlis Ray Hall
Carlis Ray Hall, 72, Cold Spring, died Aug. 14, 2010, at Hospice of the Bluegrass Care Center, Fort Thomas. He worked as a general service person for Good Year Tire Store, KOI and Neltner’s, was a member of the Teamsters Union and Grant’s Lick Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Loretta Hall; sons, Kevin Hall of Fort Thomas and David Hall of Bellevue; brother, Herald Hall of Alexandria; sisters, Lucille York and Betty Hampton, both of Cold Spring and three grandchildren. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery, Grant’s Lick. Memorials: Grants Lick Baptist Church, 941 Clay Ridge Road, Alexandria, KY 41001; or Hospice of the Bluegrass-Northern Kentucky, 7388 Turfway Road, Florence, KY 41042.
Allene Hines, 81, Highland Heights, died Aug. 15, 2010, at St. Elizabeth Edgewood. She was a homemaker and aide for Lakeside Nursing Home in Highland Heights. Her husband, Harold Hines, died previously. Survivors include her daughters, Sherry Wilkens of Alexandria and Sheila Mains of Highland Heights; sons, Robert Hines of Highland Heights, David Hines of Alexandria and Steven Hines of Newport; 11 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. No public services. The body was donated to the University of Cincinnati Medical College. Fares J. Radel Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
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Memorials: Hospice of the Bluegrass Northern Kentucky, 7388 Turfway Road, Florence, Kentucky, 41042.
No public services. Alexandria Funeral Home is handling arrangements. Memorials: Hospice of the Bluegrass-Northern Kentucky, 7388 Turfway Road, Florence, KY 41042.
Rose Mary Mann
Rose Mary Mann, 80, Mentor, died Aug. 19, 2010, at Baptist Convalescent Center in Newport. She worked for McAlpin’s Department Store in Cincinnati. Her cousin, Cecile Auchter of Mentor, survives. Memorials: Mentor Baptist Church Building Fund, 3724 Smith Road, Mentor, KY 41007; or Hospice of the Bluegrass Northern Kentucky, 7388 Turfway Road, Florence, KY 41042.
Daniel Mattingly, 21, California, died Aug. 18, 2010, in Campbell County. He was self-employed. Survivors include his parents, Rodney and Tammy Mattingly of California; and brother, Rodney Mattingly Jr. of Grants Lick. Burial was in Grandview Cemetery, Mentor.
Michele McWilliams, 44, Alexandria, a homemaker, died Aug. 16, 2010, at Hospice of the Bluegrass Care Center, Fort Thomas. Her husband, Timothy Hansen, died previously. Survivors include her son, Steven McWilliams of Portage, Wis.; mother, Patricia Mitchell of Portage, Wis.; sisters, Tammi Artz of Birnamwood, Wis. and Mandi Miller of Milwaukee, Wis.; brother, Mike McWilliams of Portage, Wis. and companion, Mandy Berry of Alexandria.
Mary Grothaus Schmits, 89, Bellevue, died on Aug. 16, 2010, at Carmel Manor Nursing Home, Fort Thomas. She was the former owner of Loyal Cafe in Bellevue, member of Divine Mercy Parish and the Loyal Boosters. Her husband, William Frank Schmits, died previously. Survivors include her sons, William E. Schmits of LaMirada, Calif., Daniel Schmits of Newport, Gerald and Stephen Schmits of Bellevue; daughters, Marilyn Lombardo of Alexandria, Beverly Dawson of Bellevue; brothers, Roman Grothaus of Modesto, Calif., Leonard Grothaus of Cold Spring, Vernon Grothaus of Fort Thomas and Norbert Grothaus of Milford; 20 grandchildren and 35 great-grandchildren. Burial was in St. Stephen Cemetery, Fort Thomas. Memorials: Alzheimer’s Association, 644 Linn St., Suite 1026, Cincinnati, OH 45203.
Norman Ginn Siry
Norman Ginn Siry, 78, Alexandria, died at home on Aug. 20, 2010. He was a maintenance machinist for The Cincinnati Enquirer; a veteran of the United States Air Force during the Korean War; a member of the Alexandria Masonic Lodge No. 352, and the Scottish Rite. He is survived by his wife, Judy Siry of Alexandria; sons Dan Siry of Cincinnati, Steve Siry of Alexandria,
and Rick Siry of Grants Lick; and seven grandchildren. Burial was at Oakland Cemetery, Grants Lick.
William Russell Strasinger, 84, of Fort Thomas, died Aug. 18, 2010, at St. Elizabeth Edgewood. He was a mechanical engineer with McCloud Co., a World War II Navy veteran, member First Baptist Church of Newport and the Experimental Aircraft Association. His first wife, Jacqueline Strasinger, died previously. Survivors include his wife, Norma Strasinger; son, Dennis Smith of Burlington; daughters, Debbie Stahlhut of Fort Thomas, Karen Orrender of Fort Thomas and Renee DeJarivette of Alexandria; brothers, Irvin and Donald Strasinger, both of Covington and sister, Janet Strasinger-Braun. Burial was in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Cincinnati. Memorials: First Baptist Church of Newport, East Eighth and York St., Newport, KY 41071.
Darlene Kay Williams
Darlene Kay Williams, 57, Alexandria, a homemaker, died Aug. 18, 2010, at her home. Her husband, James R. “J.R.” Williams died in 2009 and son, Jimmy Williams, died previously. Survivors include her daughter, Denise Dill of Bellevue; sons, Aaron Williams of Independence, Mike, J. D., Andy and Austin Williams, all of Alexandria; sister, Wanda Ford of Newport; brother, John Stamper of Newport and 12 grandchildren. Memorials: Darlene Kay Williams Memorial Fund, c/o Dobbling, Muehlenkamp-Erschell Funeral Home, 241 Fairfield Ave., Bellevue, KY 41073.
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