American Legion Post 109 and V.F.W. Post 1978 and D.A.V. Post members held full military services for Mr. Homer Owen at the Plum Creek Cemetery on May 10, 2014.
Mr. Owen served in the United States Army.
To Mr. Homer Owen we honor and salute you.
To the family we offer sympathy.
American Legion Post 109 and V.F.W. Post 1978 and D.A.V. Post members present were Donald Steele, Jim Sharp, Charles Biddle, Phil Hedges, Larry Fields, Joe Klar, Ernie Collins, James Haley, Omer Bentle, Ronnie Bay, Bob Gulick, Sam Hodge, Billy Newman, Richard Colvin and Shelby McDowell.
Taps was played by Sam Hodge.
Another veteran was laid to rest.
Bryan Bishop, 38, of Falmouth, passed away Monday, May 4, 2014 at the St. Elizabeth Healthcare, Florence.
He was born in Cynthiana on June 4, 1975 and he enjoyed following the Kentucky Wildcats, Cincinnati Reds and the Bengals.
Preceding him in death were son, Bradley Wayne Bishop; grandparents, James and Mona Holland and grandmother, Juanita Faye Oldham.
Surviving are mother, Linda (Jimmy) Gregg; father, Gary W. Bishop; wife, Nicole Gibson Bishop; children, Elijah and Breanna Bishop; one step-son and two step-daughters; step-bother, Josh Gregg; step-sisters, Tasha Daugherty and Stephanie Gregg; aunts, Brenda Burker and Paula Jones; uncle, Steve Bishop and several cousins.
Funeral services were held Friday, May 9, 2014 at the Peoples Funeral Home, Butler.
Interment took place at the Grandview Mentor Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Bryan Bishop Memorial Fund at any 5/3 Bank location.
John Franklin Roberts, 72, of Butler passed away Monday, May 5, 2014 at the St. Elizabeth Hospice Center, Ft. Thomas.
He was born in Kentucky on December 29, 1941 to the late Louis "Bobie" Roberts and Alma McMillan Hurst.
Preceding him in death, in addition to parents, were sons, James Roberts and Brian Miller and sister, Pauline Fornash.
Surviving are wife, Florence Roberts; children, Kim Bailey, Karen Davis, Donny Miller, David Roberts and Becky Mitchell; nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Thursday, May 8, 2014 at the Peoples Funeral Home, Butler.
Interment took place at the Gardnersville Cemetery.
Memorials can be made to the Peoples Funeral Home, 8340 Hwy 27 North, Butler, KY 41006.
Homer Owen III, 76, of Alexandria, formerly of Butler, passed away Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at his home.
He was born in Butler on March 8,1938 to the late Homer Jr. and Mary Ducker Owen, was a veteran of the U.S. Army and was retired from the Ford Motor Company.
Preceding him in death, in addition to parents, was twin brother, Howard Owen.
Surviving are wife, Betty Owen; children, Ann (Brian) Pope, Kent (Jessica) Owen and Homer (Nikki) Owen IV; sisters, Myra Jane Crowley, Marilyn Dorsey and Kathleen Simmons and nine grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Saturday, May 10, 2014 at the Peoples Funeral Home, Butler.
Interment took place at the Plum Creek Cemetery.
Memorials are suggested to Hospice of Cincinnati, 7691 Five Mile Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45230 or Hospice of Hope, 483 S. Loop Road, Edgewood KY 41017.
Lisa Dianne Riley, 53, of Dry Ridge passed away Monday, May 5 2014.
Surviving are son, William Andrew Kendall of Dry Ridge and daughter, Maria Lynn Gregory of DeMossville.
Funeral services were held Thursday, May 8, 2014 at Hamilton-Stanley Funeral Home.
Interment took place at the New Bethel Cemetery.
Willard Shelton, 77 of Falmouth, passed away Sunday, May 11, 2014 at the St. Elizabeth Hospital, Edgewood. Arrangements are pending at the Peoples Funeral Home.
Sabra Marie Blevins Littleton, 89, of Brooksville passed away Saturday, May 10, 2014 at the St. Elizabeth Healthcare, Ft. Thomas.
Surviving are husband of 73 years, Norman Glen Littleton; sons, Ronald G. Littleton of Cincinnati and Larry G. Littleton of Foster and daughter, Audrey May Brennan of Cold Spring.
Visitation will take place form 12-2 p.m., Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at the Northcutt &Son Home for Funerals, Morehead with funeral services immediately following with elders Cephas Littleton, Noel Lee, Joe Humphries and Harold Burchett officiating.
Interment will take place at the Sardis Cemetery.
John W. Hartman Jr., 57, of Falmouth passed away Saturday, May 10, 2014 at his home.
He was born in Covington on September 9, 1956 to the late John W. Sr. and Kathryn Jorden Hartman.
Surviving are son, Johnny Hartman; daughters, Tonya Hickman, Shannon Fladeland, Brandi Hartman and Christen Hartman; brothers, Chris, George, David, Paul, Mike, Joe and Danny Hartman; sisters, Vicky, Connie and Lisa Hartman and eight grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held Thursday, May 15, 2014 at the Mt. Vernon Cemetery, Falmouth under the direction of Peoples Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be sent to www.peoplesfuneralhome.com.
Wanda Louise Gosney, 73, of DeMossville passed away Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at the Bridge Point Care Center, Florence.
She was born in Covington on January 2, 1941 to the late Charles "Pete" Jr. and Anna Bell Wood Duncan. She married Stanley W. Gosney on June 6, 1959, was a member of Grassy Creek Chriastian Church, worked at RL Polk Company in Cincinnati for 19 years, baked cakes at home for 20 years, baby sat and loved quilting.
Preceding her in death, in addition to parents, was brother, Norman Keith Duncan who passed away at birth.
Surviving are husband, Stanley L. Gosney; sons, Doug (Arlene), David (Gwen) and Mark (Tracy) all of DeMossville and Randy Gosney of Furlong, Pa; sister, Melody Duncan Williams of Portsmouth, Ohio; 10 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Saturday, May 3, 2014 at the Peoples Funeral Home, Butler.
Interment took place at the Gardnersville Cemetery, Pendleton.
Memorials are suggested to Grassy Creek Christian Church, 6884 Hwy 17, DeMossville, Ky 41033; Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church, 2535, Greenwood Portland Rd. Demossville, Ky 41033 or American Cancer Society, 297 Buttermilk Pike, Ft. Mitchell, Ky 41017.
Carroll R. Nelson, 80, of California, Ky., passed away Saturday, May 3, 2014 a St. Elizabeth, Ft. Thomas.
He was a retired electrician with Local 212, a farmer, a Nevy Veteran, attended Immanuel Baptist church and was a member of Aspen Grove Lodge #397 F&AM, Scottish Rite and the Syrian Shrine of Cincinnati.
Preceding him in death was wife, Carolyn (Dunn) Nelson.
Surviving are sons, Gary (Karen), Keith (Sharon) and Kevin (Traci) Nelson; siblings, Clarence Nelson, Harold Nelson, Donna Carson, Buddy Nelson, Janet Waliczek and Lynn Nelson; grandchildren, Cody, Kyle, Jacob, Jonathan, Melanie, Brooklyn and Jamie; great-grandchildren, Alexis, Emma, Walker and Lillian.
Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m., Wednesday, March 7, 2014 with Masonic Services at 7 p.m., at the Alexandria Funeral Home with funeral services at 10 a.m., Thursday, May 8, 2014 also at the funeral home.
Interment will take place at the Grandview Cemetery, Mentor.
Memorials are suggested to Immanuel Baptist Church, 1237 Rocky View Drive, Cold Spring, Ky 41076 or the Mentor Baptist Church, 3724 Smith Rd. Mentor, Ky 41007.
Online condolences may be sent to alexandriafh.com.