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Dortha A. Warfield, 90,of Cincinnati, Ohio, passed
away Monday, February 23, 2009 at the Twin Towers Community
in Cincinnati. She was born at Correct on August 3, 1918 the
daughter of Julius and Josie Bovard Warfield.
Survivors include her sister-in-law Lucille Warfield of Correct;
two nephews, Robert (Marge) Underwood and Tom (Lois) Warfield
both of Correct; two nieces, Norma Lee (William) Hill of Versailles
and Rebecca (Charles) Rogers of Carmel; also several nieces
and nephews, great nieces and nephews, and great-great nieces
and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, her brother
Carl Warfield, and her sister Beulah Underwood.
Miss Warfield was a 1936 graduate of Versailles High School.
She worked as a comptometer for 41 years at the William Powell
Valve Company on Spring Grove Avenue in Cincinnati. She was
a member of the Walnut Hills Avondale Methodist Church and the
Rosey Reds, a ladies group of Cincinnati Reds fans. She was
also a supporter of the Cincinnati Pops Orchestra.
Funeral services are being held Thursday, February 26 at 2 p.m.
at the Stratton-Karsteter Funeral Home in Versailles with Rev.
Ann Luzader officiating. Burial will be in the Cliff Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will also be Thursday from 1 p.m. until time of services.
Memorials may be given to the Cliff Hill Cemetery in care of
the funeral home.
Thelma Clark, 97, of Cincinnati, Ohio, formerly of Moores Hill,
passed away Monday, February 23, 2009. Funeral services will
be held Saturday, Feb. 28 at 12 noon at Sibbett-Moore Funeral
Home in Moores Hill. Burial will be in the Forest Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until time of services Saturday
at the funeral home. Memorials may be given to Moores Hill Fire
or Rescue or Clonernook Center for the Blind. Sibbet-Moore Funeral
Home in Moores Hill is in charge of arrangements.
Edna Hume, 89, of Moores Hill, passed away Tuesday, February
24, 2009 at Shady Nook Care Center in Lawrenceburg. Arrangements
are pending at Sibbett-Moore Funeral Home in Moores Hill.
Karen Kay Barrett
Karen Kay Barrett, 62, of Butlerville, passed away Tuesday,
February 24, 2009 at the Hospice of South Central Indiana in
Columbus. She was born at Noblesville on June 10, 1946 the daughter
of Duard and Gertrude Roberts Litton. She married Delano Barrett
on May 8, 1968 and he preceded her in death on September 17,
Survivors include three sons: Rodney (Sharon) Hub-bard and Rick
(Marcia) Hub-bard, both of North Vernon, and Tom (Summer) Barrett
of Hope; two daughters: Sonja (Gary) Bryant of Columbus and
Shellee Mandabach and her companion Tracy Price of Morgantown;
18 grandchildren and one great grandson; three brothers: Gail
Litton of Martinsville, Jack Mote of Versailles and Butch Allee
of Nebraska; ten sisters: Pat Clark of Ohio, Betty Wright of
Indianapolis, Ruth Large and Roberta Meeker, both of North Vernon,
Juanita Hoyt of Columbus, Cindy Vanosdol and Alice Beach, both
of Holton, Bessie Mullins of Bloomington, Susie McDougal of
Martinsville and Martha Osborne of Texas. She was preceded in
death by her parents, her brother: Duard, and sisters: Drucilla
Garries, Ilona Hendricks and Dorothy Litton.
Mrs. Barrett was a member of the Holton United Methodist Church.
She was a 33-year employee of Regal Rugs in North Vernon and
a Child Advocate for the Jennings County Courts.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 28 at 10:30
a.m. at the Holton United Methodist Church with Dennis Hadler
officiating. Burial will be in the Grandview Memorial Garden
near Madison. Visitation will be Friday from 5-8 p.m. at the
Stratton-Karsteter Funeral Home in Versailles and from 9:30
a.m. until time of services at the church. Memorials may be
given to Hospice or the Holton United Methodist Church in care
of the funeral home.
Emma Lena Griner
Emma Lena Griner, 96, formerly of Napoleon, passed away Monday,
February 23, 2009 at Thorton Terrace Health Campus of Hanover.
She was born April 24, 1912 in Osgood, the daughter of John
Carsten and Laura Lena Margaret Graue Wienberg. She married
Wm. Russell Griner on November 24, 1932 in Osgood and he preceded
her in death on November 15, 2004.
Survivors include daughters: Laura Ann Miller of Greensburg;
Mary Lou (Ken) Dunbar of Madison; four grandchildren; seven
great grandchildren; five step-great grandchildren; and one
great great grandchild. She was preceded in death by one sister:
Viola Margaret Dorthea Wienberg Cruise.
Mrs. Griner was a member of St. Peters United Church of
Christ "Finks" near Osgood and a past member of St.
Peters Ladies Aid. She owned and operated Griners
Clover Farm Grocery in Napoleon from 1932-1959. She had also
worked for Sears in Columbus.
Visitation will be Friday, Feb. 27 from 5-8 p.m. at Neals
Funeral Home in Osgood. Funeral services will be held Saturday,
Feb. 28 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Memorials may be given
to St. Peters Cemetery or church building fund. Burial
will be in St. Peters Cemetery in Osgood. Neals
Funeral Home in Osgood is in charge of arrangements.
Mildred L. Griffin, 87, of Madison, passed away Sunday, February
15, 2009. Funeral services will be held Friday, Feb. 20 at 11
a.m. at Vail-Holt Funeral Home Downtown Chapel with Rev. Stan
Reed officiating. Burial will be in the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
near Canaan. Visitation is being held today, Thursday, from
4-6 p.m. and on Friday from 10 a.m. until time of services.
Memorials may be given to Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church or Mt.
Pleasant Cemetery Association. Vail-Holt Funeral Home Downtown
Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Ralph D. Schilling
Ralph D. Schilling, of Moores Hill passed away Wednesday, February
18, 2009 at Bedford, Texas. Arrangements are pending at Sibbett-Moore
Funeral Home in Moores Hill.
Jerry L. Weddington
Jerry L. Weddington, 73, of Versailles, formerly
of Canaan, passed away Monday, February 9, 2009. Private services
will be conducted at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in
Madison. Burial will follow in the Weddington Family Cemetery
near West Liberty, Kentucky.
Memorial contributions may be made to Youth Are Resources. Cards
are available at the funeral home. Morgan & Nay Funeral
Centre in Madison is in charge of arrangements.
Daniel LaGreca, 52, of Versailles, passed away
Tuesday, February 10, 2009 at the Kings Daughters
Hospital in Madison. He was born at Passaic, New Jersey on Nov.
27, 1956, the son of Frank and Beatrice Edwards LaGreca.
He is survived by his father and step-mother, Frank and Eileen
LaGreca of Dillsboro; one sister, Jean LaGreca of St. Petersburg,
Florida; three brothers, David (Amy) LaGreca of Cincinnati,
OH, Steve (Susan) LaGreca, and Mark (Peg) LaGreca all of Dillsboro.
He was preceded in death by his mother and sister, Michelle
Mr. LaGreca was a resident to the Res-Care Group Home in Versailles
where he was loved and cared for by the staff and residents.
Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family.
Memorials may be given to the Special Olympics in care of the
Stratton-Karstetter Funeral Home in Versailles.
February 5 , 2009
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