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06 THE COURIER-JOURWrtT' WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17, 2002 Louisville, Southern Indiana and Regional Area Deaths Find the obituaries at wwvxoum'rjKii-nnJLcni METRO Patricia Stauble Bailey, 70, died Tuesday, April 16, 2002, at Hospice and Palliative Care of Louisville at Norton-Audubon Hospital. . She was a graduate of Sacred Heart Academy and Ursuline College, and was a former teacher. She was active in church ministries and an advent tennis player. She is survived by her husband, Robert L. Bailey; sons, Robert L. Jr., Michael C, David K. and Steven H. Bailey; daughters, Mary L. Kirchnerand Donna Bailey Miller; sisters, Mary Lou Schrage and Nancy Haugh; and 12 grandchildren. Funeral: 12:30 p.m. Thursday at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church, 7813 Shelbyville Rd. Burial: Calvary Cemetery. Visitation: 2-9 p.m. Wednesday at Highlands Funeral Home, 3331 Taylorsville Rd. Memorial gifts to the Mass of the Air or Hospice of Louisville. John Clarence "Jay" Baker, 86, of Louisville, died Monday at Norton Hospital. He was a retired clerk for the US Postal Service, a retired pari-mutuel clerk for Churchill Downs and Keeneland racetracks and a World War II Veteran, 2nd Division, 9th infantry. He was a former member of St. Vincent de Paul parish and Holy Name Society, lifetime member of Robert E. Newman Post 3636, a member of American Legion Highland Post 201, a former member of American Turners of Louisville. National Association of Retired Federal Employees and Pari-mutuel Clerks Union of Kentucky Local 541. He was preceded in death by his wife, the former Ruth Scherle, a daughter, Deborah Fitzharris and a brother, Clifford Baker of Dayton, OH. He is survived by two daughters, Mariene Gilpin and Phyllis Thomas; three sons, John L. Baker of Mt. Vernon, IN, James A. Baker and Joseph M. Baker; two sisters, Mary poiston and Dorothy Hix: two brothers, Edmund Baker and Robert Baker; 14 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Funeral: 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Therese Catholic Church, Kentucky St. and Schiller Ave., with burial in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation: 12-9 p.m. Wednesday at Bosse Funeral Home, Barret and Ellison Avenues. Expressions of sympathy: Mass of the Air or Ursuline Sisters Development Fund (Retired Sisters). Rev. Roger A. Boehmicke, 89, of Louisville, died Monday at St. Joseph's Home for the Aged. Father Boehmicke was a retired Priest, serving the Archdiocese of Louisville since his ordination June 11, 1938. Father's pastorates were St. Benedict's at Lebanon Junction from 1951-1968 and St. Augustine's in Lebanon from 1968-1982. Associate pastorates included St. Vincent de Paul, St. Thomas More, St. Lawrence and St. Pius X churches. Father Boehmicke also served as the Chaplain at the old Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital, Norton Hospital, Audu' bon Hospital and at St. Joseph's Home for the Aged. He was also a Chaplain for the Army during world War li, where he served for 3-12 years. Father Boehmicke moved to Nazareth Village on January 17, 1998. Rev. Boehmicke is survived by a cousin, Pat Anderson,- and his brother priests. Funeral Mass: 11 a.m. Friday at St. Pius x Church, 3521 Goldsmith Lane, with burial following at Calvary Cemetery, visitation will be from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at Ratterman's, 3800 Bardstown Rd., and from 1-9 p.m. Thursday and after 9 a.m. Friday at church. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to St. Joseph's Home for the Aged or the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth. Sylvester W. "Bill" Brenzel Jr., 62, of Louisville, died Sunday, April 14, 2002, at Norton Audubon Hospital. He was a retired salesman for Clark Food Service. Sylvester was an Army Veteran and a member of St. Stephen Martyr Catholic Church. He is survived by his wife, Shirlene (Whitworth) Brenzel; a daughter, Stacey L. Brenzel; a sister, Mil A. Murphy; and his mother, Helen Brenzel. Funeral: 10 a.m. Thursday at his church, at the corner of Hess Lane and Pindell Avenue. Entombment: Resthaven Mausoleum. Visitation: 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. Wednesday at Bosse Funeral Home, Barrett and Ellison Avenues. Walter I. Brown passed from this life on Monday, April 15, 2002, just three days before his 86th birthday. He was born on April 18, 1916, and lived all of his life in Louisville. He worked 25 years for the old Honey Crust Bakery, where he was a route salesman. He later worked for and retired from the Jefferson county Board of Education, where he was a plant operator and supervisor at many schools. He was preceded in death by his parents, Harry and Pearl Brown; by two brothers and four sisters; by his loving and devoted wife of 42 years, Rita ("Doll") Tillett Brown; and by his only son, Walter (Jerry) Brown. , He is survived by two daughters, Pat (Richard) Brown and De-nise (Willie) Gore; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and by his devoted caregiver, Charlotte Tilford. Visitation for Mr. Brown will be Thursday from 3-9 p.m. at Highlands Funeral Home, 3331 Taylorsville Rd. His funeral will be Friday at 10 a.m. at St. Bartholomew Catholic Church. 2040 Buechel METRO AREA DEATHS Patricia Stauble Bailey, 70 John Clarence "Jay" Baker, 86 Rev. Roger A. Boehmicke, 89 Sylvester W. "Bill" Brenzel Jr., 62 Walter I. Brown, 85 Sallie Elizabeth Cawthorn, 76 Deborha Theresa Cole, 43 Lee R. Cox Jr., 72 Skylar Criss, Infant Lucille B. (Borntraeger) Crowe, 88 Samuel Pottinger Dlckman Sr., 77 Richard "Dick" Harold Fultz, 59 Nellie G. Funk, 83 Charles L. Grimes Sr., 79 John Burton "Burt" Harter, 61 Joe S. Henson, 82 Deborha Jane Jaggers, 42 Phillip L. Johnson, 48 Merlin E. Kiefer, 72 Edna Mae King, 68 Mary Louise Hardy Liston, 86 Patricia M. Longano, 78 Edna Catherine Lyles, 91 Olney "Mac" Franklin Mccarty, 68 Bernadette L. "Bemle" Min- sterketter, 75 Edith "Queenie" Nolan, 89 Leo J. Norris, 82 Ann Hardesty Osman, 69 Woodrow Payne III, 35 Barbara Eddleman Pottinger, 75 Douglas Virden Radowskl, 40 Elizabeth A. Riggs, 87 Georgia R. Rodgers, 83 Marjorie M. Carroll-Sherrard, 83 Vivian Bernice Simcoe, 81 Gordon McRae Stevens, 76 Beatrice T. Stewart, 73 Robert "Bob" Thomas Suel, 71 Jesse Eugene Toggweiler, 77 Virble Pearl Vincent, 73 Kenneth RayWafford, 41 Joseph C. Wainscott, 86 Ancel C. ward, 69 Ellen M. Hibbs Weber, 81 Viola "Jimmi" White, 70 KENTUCKY AREA DEATHS Lucy Haskins, 89 Theresa P. England, 69 Eston Bartley. 86 Woody Sneed, 62 Albert Leslie Skaggs Jr. 84 Gary Wayne Rhodes, 43 Anita Mobley Kemper, 77 INDIANA AREA DEATHS Lenvil Newton, 69 Edward Baxter Sweeney, 84 Rolla Mack Owens, 77 Clarence Melvin Beckort, 79 Richard w. Yagow, 73 Margaret Bradshaw Allen, 84 Barbara Elizabeth Goldman, 86 Prentice R. Goodwin, 60 Jared S. Smith, 19 Lula Jawtak, 96 Dorothy L. Wingham, 94 Dorothy (Shaw) White, 80 Michael Edward Durbin, 44 William H. Duncan Sr., 79 Bank Rd., with burial in Calvary Cemetery. Sallie Elizabeth Cawthorn, 76, of Louisville, died Monday. She is survived by a son. John David Cawthorn; and two daughters, Sue Keeling and Pat Head. Funeral: 2 p.m. CDT Thursday at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton. KY. Visitation: 3-8 p.m. CDT Wednesday at the funeral home. Deborah Theresa Cole, 43, of Louisville, died Monday at her home. She was an employee of the child Montossorl Daycare Center. She is survived by one son, Malcolm L. Gore; her mother, Char-line Cole; her father, James E. Stovall; stepfather, Andrew Matlock Sr.; six brothers, Charles, Terry, Curtis, William, Shawn and Robert Cole; two sisters, Charlotte and Helen Cole. Funeral: 1 p.m. Friday at Hathaway & Clark, 2718 Virginia Ave. Burial: Louisville Cemetery. Visitation: 6-9 p.m. Thursday. Lee R. Cox Jr., 72, of Louisville, formerly of Terre Haute, in, died Friday, April 12, 2002, at Union Hospital in Terre Haute. interment: 2 p.m. Wednesday at Resthaven Memorial Park. Thomas Funeral Home, Terre Haute, IN, is in charge of arrangements. Skylar Criss, infant daughter of Amanda Fawn Edwards and Alan Criss, passed away April 12, 2002, at Norton suburban Hospital. She is survived by her grandparents. Marie Edwards, Rick and Ruth Edwards, Marcia Kay Criss and Joy Dick; and great grandparents, Charles and Betty Edwards. A graveside service was held Tuesday at Calvary Cemetery. Highlands Funeral Home, 3331 Taylorsville Rd. in charge of arrangements. Lucille B. (Borntraeger) Crowe, 88, of Louisville, died Monday at Jewish Hospital. She was a native of Louisville, a homemaker and a member of the Passionist Auxiliary League and St: Ann Altar Society. Survivors include her husband, Arthur B. Crowe; a son, David A. Crowe; a daughter, Janet M. Berger: a nephew; and four grandchildren. Funeral: 10 a.m. Friday at St. Agnes Catholic Church, 1920 Newburg Rd. Burial: Calvary Cemetery. Visitation: 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Thursday at Bosse Funeral Home, Barret & Ellison Ave. Expressions of sympathy: Kentucky Humane Society, 241 Steedly Dr., and St. Vincent de Paul society, P.O. Box 17126. Samuel Pottinger Dickman Sr., 77, of Louisville, died Monday at King's Daughters and Sons Home. He was a native of Louisville, an Army Veteran of world War II, a retired press operator since 1981 for International Harvester, where he worked for 33 years, and a Methodist. He was preceded In death by his first wife of 48 years, Adeiene Marjory (nee Johnson) Dickman; brothers, Andrew E. and Robert H. Dickman; and sister Ruth C. cooper. He Is survived by his wife, Geneva (nee Reehf) Clayton-Dickman; sons, Samuel P. Dickman Jr. and Edward H. Dickman; daughters, Sandra K. Tipton, Pamela I. Donahue, Dianna L. Dickman and Tina D. Sobotta; stepsons, Richard and Ronald L. Clayton; stepdaughters, Elaine Clayton and Cynthia Mandello; 24 grandchil-dren; and eight greatgrandchildren. Funeral: 11 a.m. Friday at Owen Funeral Home, 5317 Dixie Hwy. Burial: Louisville Memorial Gardens-west. Visitation: 3-9 p.m. Wednesday and 3-9 p.m. Thursday. Memorial gifts to the WHAS Crusade for Children. Richard "Dick" Harold Fultz, 59. of Louisville, peacefully returned to his Heavenly Father on Saturday, April 13, 2002. at VA Medical Center after a valiant struggle with skin cancer for two years. Mr. Fultz was a captain and pilot for the US Army, serving in artillery and then returning for a second tour as a forward airrecon in Vietnam, receiving numerous decorations for bravery. He was also a senior captain for Humana Air Corp., a member of the VFW 6376, AOPA and EAA. He was highly respected in the flying fraternity for his expertise and willingness to teach and share this love and gift with his many friends. He was a Deputy Sheriff for the Jefferson County Sheriff's Department and was awarded the Exceptional Service Medal for dedicated and courageous service. Mr. Fultz was an alumni of Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, KS, receiving his Master's Degree in mathematics. He was a member of Southeast Christian Church, serving in security and an assistant scoutmaster for Troop 212. He loved the ideals of integrity and moral virtue which scouting promotes, and worked hard to pass them on to the young men in the troop. He is survived by his beloved. Lynn Oldham-Fultz; his devoted son, Dalen Richard Fultz; his adoring daughter, Tamara Elizabeth Fultz; his loving sister, Ronda Radine Fultz; and many close relatives. Visitation will be held at Pearson's Funeral Home, 149 Breckenridge Lane, on Thursday from 4-8 p.m. The funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Southeast Christian Church, with Reverend Russell officiating. A private burial service will be held in Zachary Taylor National Cemetery at a later date with Military Honors. Notification will be posted in the Courier-Journal at that time. Memorial gifts: Dalen Richard Fultz Educational Fund. Nellie G. Funk, 83, died Monday at Camelot Health Care Center. She was the former Nellie Hooper, a retired employee of the state of Kentucky Property Valuation Department, and a member of Vanburen Baptist Church. She is survived by her grandchildren, Melissa F. Allen, Bryan Funk and Michael Funk; a sister, Gladys Funk; and four great -grandchildren. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Resthaven Funeral Home, 4400 Bardstown Rd. Visitation: after noon Thursday at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy should be made to Hospice & Palliative Care of Louisville. Charles L. Crimes Sr., 79, of Louisville, died Tuesday at Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He was a native of Louisville, a retired meter reader for the Lou-isville Water Company, a Navy Veteran of World War II, a gunner mate on the USS south Dakota and was involved in over 60 battles and missions in the Pacific. He was a member of VFW-Iroquois Hill Post 6182 and the HBPA of Churchill Downs. He was preceded in death by a grandson, Sean B. Crimes. He is survived by a son, Charles L. Grimes Jr.; daughter, Peggy rAnne Grimes; a sister, Catherine Thompson; brothers, Michael and Thomas Grimes; four grandchildren, Jason Zirnheld, Rosa Grimes, Karl Lentz and Karla Jackson; five great-grandchildren, Aaron Riggs, Brandon Grimes, Chaz and Weston Jackson and Kyle Lentz. Funeral: 11 a.m. Saturday at Owen Funeral Home, 5317 Dixie Hwy. Burial: St. Michael's Cemetery. Visitation: 3-9 p.m. Thursday and 1-9 p.m. Friday. Memorial gifts: Zorn Avenue, Louisville. As an expression of love, the family requests you help celebrate Charlie's Irish heritage, by wearing green the first day of viewing. John Burton "Burt" Harter, 61, of New Orleans, LA, died on Wednesday, March 13, 2002, at his residence. He was a native of Jackson, MS, a resident of New Orleans for numerous years and the son of the late Dr. John Harter and Margaret Burton Harter. Relatives and friends of Mr. Harter are invited to attend a memorial service on Sunday, April 21, 2002, at 1-.30 p.m. CDT in the Solarium of Bultman Funeral Home, 3338 St. Charles Ave, New Orleans. in lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the John Burton Harter Fund, co ncb, po box 36010, Louisville, KY 40233. Arrangements by Bultman Funeral Home, New Orleans, LA. Joe S. Henson, 82, of Louisville, died Tuesday, April 16, 2002. He was a native of Harrison County, KY and a retired warehouseman and truck driver for Southern States. He was a member of Full Gospel Businessmen's Association and Louisville Trinity Church. He is survived by his wife, the former Marjorie Mills; children, William L. Henson, JoAnna Over-street and Peggy C. Pace; sisters, Lucille Robinson, Ada Robinson, Mary Tee Smith, Anna Belle Knight and Dorothy Johnson; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Funeral: 11 a.m. Friday at Fern Creek Funeral Home, 5406 Bardstown Rd. Burial: Louisville Memorial Gardens-East. Visitation: 11 a.m. -8 p.m. Thursday and after 9 a.m. Friday. Memorial gifts may be made to the 180 Youth Ministry Program at his church or American Cancer Society. Deborha Jane Jaggers, 42, of South Jefferson County, was born Wednesday, July 29, 1959 to the late Joseph Bradley and Mary Jane (Young) Bradley in Owensboro, KY. She was a faithful member of Hill-view Assembly of God. Mrs. Jaggers peacefully returned to her heavenly father on Tuesday. April 16, 2002, at Norton Hospital with her loving family nearby. She leaves to cherish her memory her husband, Leland Jaggers; her children, April Sutton, Crystal Dematteo, Samantha Ke-own and Jennif ier Sutton; sister, Rose Buckey; brothers, Dennis Bradley, Samuel Bradley and Marcus Bradley; nine grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and a host of friends. Memorial services will be conducted Sunday at 2 p.m. at her church, 1408 Hlllview Blvd. with Rev. Mike Brown officiating. Mrs. Jaggers requested cremation. Arrangements by Shoppenhorst, Underwood & Brooks. Phillip L. Johnson, 48, of Louisville, died Tuesday. Survivors: his wife, Sharon Johnson; a daughter, Michele Molden; a son, Michael Chrisman; five sisters; two brothers; and four grandchildren. Arrangements: Owen Funeral Home-Jeffersontown. Merlin E. Kiefer. 72, of Louisville, died Monday, April 15, 2002. He was a retired serviceman for LG&E and a Navy Veteran of the Korean War. He was Past Commander of American Legion 5th District and Past commander of American Legion Highland Post 201. He Is survived by his children, Terry and David Kiefer, Sharon Kulka and Cindy Graves: grandchildren, Kathleen, Zach, Sarah and Emily Kiefer, Mary Helen Kulka and Matthew and Danielle Graves; and sisters, Eleanor Haeberlin and Marie Schneider. Funeral: 1 p.m. Friday at Fern Creek Funeral Home, 5406 Bardstown Rd. Entombment: Resthaven Mausoleum. Visitation: noon-8 p.m. Thursday. Memorial gifts may be made to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Edna Mae King, 68, died Sunday in Aurora, CO. She was a retired employee at the General Electric Credit union. Survivors: sisters, Christine Adams, Kathrin Howard, Delores Daugherty, Irene (Petty) Smith, Arlene Easton, Claudette (Jerry) Everette, Doris King, Rosa (Robert) watkins, Sandra Dean and Wanda King; and brothers, W.C. (Nancy) King Jr. and Tyrone (Billye) King. Funeral: 11 a.m. Saturday at Zion Baptist Church, 2200 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd. Burial: Louisville Cemetery. Visitation: 1-4 and 6-9 p.m. Friday at A.D. Porter & Sons Funeral Home, 1300 W. Chestnut St. Mary Louise Hardy Liston, 86, of Louisville, died Tuesday at Norton Suburban Hospital. She was a member of the Most Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church. She is survived by a son, Robert William Liston; a sister. Ethel Rose Luckett; three grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Funeral: 10 a.m. Thursday at Ratterman's, 3711 Lexington Rd. with burial in Calvary cemetery. Visitation: 2-9 p.m. Wednesday. Patricia M. Longano, 78, of Louisville, formerly of Naples, FL, died Monday. She was a retired nurses' aide. Survivors include her husband, Donato Longano; one daughter, Doreen Josephs; three sons, Alfred, Maurice and Michael Longano. Services will be private. Resthaven Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Memorial Contributions: Alzheimer's Disease Association. Edna Catherine Lyles, 91, formerly of Louisville, passed away Tuesday at a private residence in Salem, IN. She was the former Edna Miller. Survivors include a daughter, Bonnie Roberts-DeWlnters; a son, irvin Conner Jr.; sisters, Helen Kinberger and Dorothy Miller; four grandchildren; eight greatgrandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. Funeral: 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Arch L. Heady & Son, 3601 Taylor Blvd. Burial: Evergreen Cemetery. Visitation: after 10 a.m. Thursday. Olney "Mac" Franklin McCarty, 68, died Tuesday at his residence. He was a retired supervisor for LG&E, an Army veteran and a member of Kosair Shrine. He is survived by his wife, the former Ave Maria Hudson; a son Richard F. Mccarty and his wife, Jill; a daughter, Tina 0. Mccarty; his mother, Juanlta Mccarty; a sister, Carman Cunningham; two brothers, Jim and Denny McCarty; grandcniidren, Manory ana Miranda McCarty; and many nieces, nephews, neighbors and friends. Funeral: 9 a.m. Thursday at Highlands Funeral Home, 3331 Taylorsville Rd., with burial in Resthaven cemetery. Visitation: 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday. Bernadette L. "Bernie" Minster-ketter, 75, of Louisville, died Monday at the home of her caregivers, Juanita Sexton and Mary Yates. She was a retired x-ray technician for Humana Hospital and a member of Our Mother of Sorrows Catholic Church. She is survived by two sons, Alan R. and Thomas O. Minsterket-ter; two daughters, Sharon Martin and Donna O'Bryan; a brother, Robert Spanyer; three sisters, Sister Trlnita Maria, Angela Wright and Roberta Cetz; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Funeral: noon Thursday at Rat-terman Chapel. 3800 Bardstown Rd. Burial: St. Michael's Cemetery. Visitation: 2-9 p.m. Wednesday. Expressions: Alzheimer's Association or her church. Edith "Oueenie" Nolan, 89, of Louisville, passed away peacefully Tuesday at her residence. She was a member of St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, Highland woman's Club, Big Spring Country Club and the Louisville Rose Society. She was preceded In death by her husband, Thomas J. Nolan Jr. and a daughter, Edith Marion Nolan. She is survived by a son, Thomas J. Nolan; brother, Stephen Hunt; three grandchildren, Suzanne Penezic, Drew Nolan and Kim Dunlap; and two greatgrandchildren. She is also survived by their love, strength and determination, and will continue to live in our hearts. Funeral service: 10 a.m. Thursday at Pearson's, 149 Breckenidge Lane. Burial: Calvary Cemetery. Visitation: 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday. Memorial gifts: Koslar Children's Hospital or Kentucky Humane Society. Leo J. Norris, 82, of Lebanon, OH, died Sunday, April 14, 2002, at Elm Creek Nursing Home, West Carrol-ton, OH. He retired as a master plumber from L&L Plumbing, Springboro, OH, after 28 years. He is survived by one daughter, Ella Linehan of Louisville, KY; one stepson, Donnie Pope of Franklin, OH; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and three sisters, Margie Brey and Nancy Hasch, both of Louisville, and Maggie Neville of Naples, FL. Funeral services are noon Wednesday, April 17, 2002, at the Stubbs-Conner Funeral Home, waynesville, OH. Burial: Miami Cemetery, Waynesville. The family will receive friends from 9 a.m. until the service time Wednesday at the funeral home. Ann Hardesty Osman, 69, formerly of Louisville, died Monday, April 15, 2002, in Canton, OH. She was a native of Shelby County, KY and a member of Salem Baptist Church. She was preceded In death by her daughter, Lisa J. Osman. She is survived by her husband. Daniel H. Osman Jr.; son and daughter-in-law, Daniel H. Ill and Lynnie Osman; daughter, Laura Osman; granddaughter, Jordan Osman; sisters, Dolly Ingram and Betty Strasser. Funeral: 1 p.m. Thursday at Fern Creek Funeral Home, 5406 Bardstown Rd. There will be no visitation. Burial: Grove Hill Cemetery in Shelbyville, KY. Woodrow Payne III, 35, of Louisville, died Monday, April 15, 2002. He is survived by his mother, Patricia Gillenwater; a father, Woodrow Payne Jr.; two brothers; seven aunts; and two uncles. Arrangements: Owen Funeral Home-Jeffersontown. Barbara Eddleman Pottinger, 75, died Monday at Norton Audubon Hospital. She was a charter member of Meadowview Presbyterian Church. She is survived by her husband, Sam C. Pottinger; a son, Trip and his wife, Roxie pottinger; a daughter, Kathy and her husband, Allan Butler; and grandchildren, Eric, Whitney, Morgan and Christian Pottinger and Brad and Barbie Butler. Funeral: 1 p.m. Thursday at Highlands Funeral Home, 3331 Taylorsville Rd. Burial: Resthaven Cemetery. Visitation: 5-9 p.m. Wednesday and 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday. Expressions to Meadowview Presbyterian Church or Hospice and Palliative Care of Louisville. Family Owned and Operated Since 1950 502-635-6371 272.1 Preston Highway Louisville. Kentucky 40217 ww w Kmhrv Be.cnm (502)897-6551 70 Douglas Virden Radowskl, 40, of Shepherdsvllle, died April 8, 2002, In Friedberg, Germany. He was a First Sergeant in the US Army and had recently been selected to attend the Sergeant Major Academy in Ft. Bliss, TX. During his 20 years in the Army, 1SG Radowskl transitioned from Cavalry Scout to Tanker and was awarded numerous medals, among them three Meritorious Service Medals, the Army Commendation Medal, four Army Achievement Medals and six US Army Good conduct Medals. His overseas assignments included Bosnia and Germany. He is survived by his wife, Ellen King Radowski, formerly of Brandenburg, KY; his mother, Patricia Jenkinson Radowskl. a sister, Renee and husband, Bill Roettger, and his grandmother, Irene Har-gis, all of Colorado Springs, CO; a brother, Dwayne Radowskl and wife, Cindy, of Kingman, AZ; three nephews; and two nieces. His father, Theodore Radowski, preceded him in death. Funeral: noon Friday, April 19, 2002, at St. Rita Catholic Church, 8709 Preston Hwy., with burial in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation: 2-8 p.m. Thursday at Arch L. Heady & Son-Okolona, 8519 Preston Hwy. Elizabeth A. Riggs, 87, of Louisville, died Tuesday at Flaget Memorial Hospital in Bardstown, KY. She was a native of Holy Cross, KY. Survivors Include: two daughters. Judith Ann Riggs and Mary Alicia Justice; two grandsons, Brian and his wife, Darla, Justice of Mt. Pleasant, SC, and Thomas Justice. Funeral: 10 a.m. Friday at St. Gregory catholic Church, Samuels, KY, with entombment in Evergreen Cemetery. Visitation: noon-9 p.m. Thursday at the Bosse Funeral Home, Barret and Ellison Avenues and 9-10 a.m. Friday at her church. Georgia R. Rodgers, 83, of Louisville, passed away Tuesday at her residence. She was a native of Lebanon, TN. She is survived by her husband, Joseph Rodgers Sr.; two daughter, Barbara Chatman and Mary Rodgers; four sons, Joseph Jr., John, Ronald and Robert Rogers; 13 grandchildren and 42 greatgrandchildren. Funeral: 11 a.m. Friday at G.R. Mason Funeral Home. Burial: Green Meadows Cemetery. Visitation: 7-9 p.m. Thursday. Marjorie M. Carroll-Sherrard, 83, of Leitchfield, KY, died April 16, 2002. She was the former Marjorie Washington, and a former member of Incarnation Catholic Church. She is survived by three sons. Ron Carroll, Louisville, Joe and Paul Carroll of Leitchfield; six grandchildren and eight grandchildren. Funeral: 11 a.m. Thursday, April 18, 2002, at Owen Funeral Home. Burial: Louisville Memorial Gardens, West. Visitation: 11 a.m.- 9 p.m. Wednesday, April 17, 2002 at the funeral home. Memorial gifts: Hospice of Louisville. Vivian Bernice Simcoe, 81, died April 15, 2002 in Huntersville, NC. She was born on November 21, 1920. in Altamont, KA. However, she lived most of her life in Louisville, KY, where she met and married her high school sweetheart. Earl Simcoe. while her husband served overseas in world war n, Vivian worked as a "Rosie the Riveter" in a local defense plant. She was a devoted wife and mother who enjoyed 58 years of marriage before her husband, Earl, died in 1998. For their retirement years, they lived very happily in Lees-burg, FL, in a community for seniors. As a "people person", Vivian never met a stranger. Her young-at-heart spirit will be sorely missed by all her family and friends. She was a long time member of Lynnhurst united Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by Ruby Stith, Billie Burke and Elsie Burks She Is survived by son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Tammy Simcoe of Jeffersonville, IN; daughter and son-in-law, Sharon and Steve Gagel of Mooresviile, NC; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Funeral service: 10 a.m. Saturday, April 20, 2002, at Resthaven Funeral Home, 4400 Bardstown Rd. Burial: Resthaven. Visitation is from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Memorial gifts to Hospice of Charlotte, NC. Continued on page B7 Foreman Funeral Home Family Owned Since 1920 Jeffersontown 267-5461 errvman s fl Mortuary r Independently, Family-Owied & LocaU) Operated For all your monument and headstone needs Caring, compassionate iS affordable. Located at J4ih & Broadway llOFH' Louisville. KY 40211 kra 502-776-8600

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