Our Obituaries

Virginia Lee Gardner

July 7, 1927 - January 27, 2017

Virginia Lee Gardner, 89, of Radcliff, Ky entered into rest on Friday, January 27, 2017. She was retired from Civil Service and a lifelong member of Muldraugh Methodist Church. She is preceded in death by a daughter, Connie Carlton and a grandson, Jason Carlton. She is survived by her children, Jack Dague (Shirley), Kerry Whitehead, Robin Marshall (Fiancée Mike Kippes), Kimberly McAliffe ...
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William Robinson

April 1, 1955 - January 16, 2017

William "Rob" Robinson, III, 61, entered into rest on Monday, January 16, 2017. He was preceded in death by his father, William Robinson, Jr.; He worked at Thomas Car Wash and left his Job to become a caregiver for his mother who survives, Shirley Robinson. He is also survived by his siblings, Michael Robinson, Shirleene Robinson, Dmitri Robinson, Patty Murray, and Steven Robinson. His funeral...
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Arthur Leroy Lovitz

August 15, 1937 - January 15, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of W. G. Hardy Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Louisville, KY.
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Arthur Leroy Lovitz

August 15, 1937 - January 15, 2017

Arthur Leroy Lovitz, Sr., 79, entered into rest on Sunday, January 15, 2017. He was preceded in death by his wife, Theodora Helene Augusta Elsa Lollo Lovitz. Arthur was an Army Veteran. He is survived by his children, Suzana Wright (John), Maria Easley (Joseph), Arthur Lovitz, Jr. (Christy); Granddaughter, Leona Easley. His service will be held at the W.G. Hardy Funeral Home on Saturday at 11am...
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Geraldine Mary Prater

September 27, 1934 - January 11, 2017

PRATER, Geraldine, 82, entered into Eternal Rest on Wednesday, January 11. She retired from environmental services at Southwest Hospital. Mrs. Prater was a member of St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church and a member of their bereavement committee. She also was a member of the Tai Chi groups at St. Peter the Apostle and Sun Valley Community Center, where she was awarded the Kamazi stick.Mrs....
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Ernest Lee Dodds

February 26, 1953 - January 10, 2017

Ernest "Ernie" Lee Dodds, 63, entered into rest on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 after an extended illness. He graduated from Valley High School and retired from Reynolds Aluminum and Eckart Aluminum. His favorite thing to do in his retirement was "goin fishin' ". Ernie was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Taylor Dodds and his brother -in-law, Marvin Keith. He is survived by his father, Jene...
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Florabel Junnie Wigginton

September 3, 1955 - January 7, 2017

Florabel Junnie Wigginton, 61, passed away on Saturday, January 7, 2017. She was a member of Valley View Baptist Church. Her survivors include Husband, Terry Wigginton; Loving mother of; Daughters, Kehau Stacy(Angelo), Denise Hersh and Georgia Copley; Sons, James Wigginton, Wayne Bachiller and TJ Wigginton; Siblings, Sheila Smith, Winifred Hurry, Julio Bachiller and Andrew Bachiller;...
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Janet May Lehmann

April 7, 1961 - January 6, 2017

.Janet (Yates) Lehmann, 55, left us unexpectedly at home on January 6, 2017. For over 30 years, Janet was a manager and hair stylist with Fantastic Sam's, where she always had a blunt comment or her trademark laugh to share. Janet leaves to cherish her memory - her two most proud accomplishments - her son, Ben Neal (Emily) and daughter, Toni Neal,-and her brother, Tony Yates - along with all of...
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Norma Jean Hogan

April 11, 1933 - December 28, 2016

Norma Jean Hogan, 83, entered into rest on Wednesday, December 28, 2016. She was retired from Bacon's Dept. Store as a sales clerk. She was a member of Campbell's Chapel United Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband, Frank Hogan; Sons, Michael Waddell (Karen) and Dennis Waddell (Paula); Daughter, Ranee Powers (Leo) and Linda Boggs (John); Step Daughters, Patricia Carrier, Barbara Haas;...
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Janis Kay Marcum

April 5, 1947 - December 26, 2016

Janis Kay Fisher Marcum, 69, entered into rest on Monday, December 26, 2016. She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard and a Son, Brent Seidl. She is survived by her son, Richard Cole Marcum; Step Daughter, Roxanne Norris; Grandson, Caleb; Brothers, Paul Fisher (Beverly) and Robert Fisher (Kathy). Her Memorial Service will be on Saturday at 10am at the W.G. Hardy Funeral Home. Her...
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Sharon Lynn Thomas

March 27, 1964 - December 24, 2016

Sharon D. Thomas, 52, passed away on Saturday, December 24, 2016 at Baptist East Hospital in Louisville. She was a member of Open Door Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband Marty Thomas, daughter, Sarah Joan Thomas, her father, Eldon Daugherty and a sister Camille Wimsatt (Edward). Service will be 2 p.m. Thursday December 29, 2016 at W.G. Hardy Funeral Home and Cremation Service with...
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Calvin Lee Nixon

October 28, 1966 - December 21, 2016

Calvin Lee Nixon, 50, passed away on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at Flaget Memorial Hospital in Bardstown, Ky. He was member of Okolona Lodge #853 F & AM and employee of Ford Motor Company. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Herbert and Claudie Curtsinger, Marion and Lessie Nixon. Survivors include his wife Judy Nixon, parents, Leland and Martha Nixon, step son, Russell Whittaker...
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Charles Raffo Smith

January 9, 1927 - December 20, 2016


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Cynthia Michelle Longacre

August 28, 1964 - December 18, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of W. G. Hardy Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Louisville, KY.
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Viola Marie Gipson

August 18, 1916 - December 14, 2016

Viola Marie Gipson, 100, entered into rest on Wednesday, December 14, 2016. She was a member of Ashby Lane Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Gipson; son, Gerald Daniels; daughter, Patricia Ann Hubbard; brothers, Chester, Joseph, Arlie Bennett; sisters, Mildred Allen and Elizabeth Cook; Viola is survived by her son, Lowell Daniels (Karen); sisters, Louise Troutman;...
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Ruby Louise Rhoads

April 3, 1931 - December 11, 2016

Ruby Louise Rhoads, 85, entered into rest on Sunday, December 11, 2016. She was a member of VFW 1181 Ladies Auxiliary. She retired from Jefferson County Board of Education as a teacher's assist. Ruby was preceded in death by her husband, William Rhoads. She is survived by her caregiver, Phoebe Bryan; and many other friends. Her service will be held on Thursday at 12noon at the W.G. Hardy Funeral...
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Anna Benton Auxier

September 16, 1933 - December 9, 2016

Anna Benton Auxier,83, went to be with her Lord Jesus on December 9, 2016. She was a native of Wysox, Kentucky, also worked as a food service consultant for Jefferson County Public Schools, a member of Virginia Ave. Methodist Church and Hillview Emergency Response Team. Survived by three daughters, Brenda White, Denise Evans (Mike), Darlene Conder (Gary), a son, Alan Smith, a brother, Glenn...
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Earlene J. Heath

June 4, 1926 - December 9, 2016

Earlene J. Heath,90, passed away on December 9, 2016. She was a native of Bulter Co.,Ky., she enjoyed gardening and especially enjoyed her grandchildren. Preceded in death by her husband Hayward A. Heath and a son Randel Heath, a daughter-in-law, Betty Heath. Survivors include a daughter, Betty Salsman, two sons, Chester Heath and Marlon Heath, a daughter-in-law, Barbara Heath , 11 grandchildren...
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Stanley Leland Carroll

March 3, 1927 - December 2, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of W. G. Hardy Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Louisville, KY.
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Sergio Vega Cabrera

December 19, 1954 - November 28, 2016

Sergio Vega Cabrera, 62, passed away on Monday, November 28, 2016. He was a meat cutter for J.B.Swift Co. He is survived by his wife, Aracely; son, Sergio Lazaro Cabrera and daughter, Estephany Cabrera. His visitation will be on Wednesday from 2-6 pm at the W. G. Hardy Funeral Home, with cremation to follow.
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Anthony Edward Kimball

July 31, 1948 - November 24, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of W. G. Hardy Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Louisville, KY.
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Joyce Ann Mattingly

August 8, 1956 - November 24, 2016

.Joyce Ann Mattingly, 60 , passed away on November 24, 2016. She was a Navy veteran , a member of Ashby Lane Baptist Church and a retired supervisor for MSD. Preceded in death by her parents Hubert and Viola Bishop and a sister Betty Curry. Survivors include her husband Darrell, daughter, DeAndre Mattingly, son, D.J. Mattingly, four grandchildren the Loves of Her Life, Davon, Trace, DeLayna and...
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Lloyd Christian Burns

September 30, 1947 - November 20, 2016

Lloyd Christian Burns, 69, entered into rest on Sunday, November 20, 2016. He was retired Army Veteran after 20 years of service. He is survived by his wife, Bok Burns; a daughter, Kim Burns; 3 grandsons. His graveside service will be held on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 1:00 pm at the Kentucky Veteran Cemetery Central in Radcliff, Ky. W.G. Hardy Funeral Home Cremation Services are entrusted...
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Nancy Jane Hasselback

September 20, 1957 - November 20, 2016

Nancy Jane Hasselback, 59, entered into rest on Sunday, November 20, 2016. She was a former employee at J C Penney Hair Salon. She is survived by her children, Kristen Blum (Mark); Son, Seth Hasselback; Granddaughter, Audrey Blum; Parents, William and Freda Lush; Fiancé, Kelly Hill; her dog, Toby; and a Brother and Sister. Her service will be on Monday at 12noon at the W.G. Hardy Funeral...
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Joyce Ann Small

May 22, 1940 - November 17, 2016

Joyce Ann Small, 76, entered into rest on Thursday, November 17, 2016. She was preceded in death by her husband, George John Small, Jr.; Joyce is survived by her children, Beth Small, Laura Vincent (Jack), Michael Small (Bridgett); grandson, Devon Sharp. Her service will be on Monday at 12 noon at W.G. Hardy Funeral Home, with burial following in Bethany Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be on...
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Doris Katherine Hemingway

August 16, 1930 - November 15, 2016

Doris K. Hemingway, 86, passed away on Tuesday, November 15, 2016. She was preceded in death by her husband William Hemingway Sr. Survivors include her step daughter, Cecelia Mattingly; step son William Hemingway Jr.; brother, William Henderson; 5 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. Her service will be Friday, 12 noon at the W.G. Hardy Funeral Home, with...
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Patricia Burrell

November 24, 1944 - November 14, 2016

Patricia "Patsy" Burrell, 73, passed away on Monday, November 14, 2016. She was a member of the River of Life Church, Mill Creek Post #5421, Red Hat Club and West Point Lions Club. She was preceded in death by her siblings, Ernie Jantzen, Harold"Dickey"Jantzen Jr. and Brenda Downard. Survivors include her sons, Charles Burrell(Jennifer) and Shelby Jantzen(Kathi); Siblings, Shelby"Sonny"...
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Christina Ann Hayes

July 22, 1977 - November 13, 2016

Hayes, Christina Ann “Stacks”, 39, entered into rest on Sunday, November 13, 2016.She was a member of the old St. Clements Catholic Church.Christina was preceded in rest by her grandparents, Evelyn and Edward Deal and Judith Tyree.She is survived by her husband, Duane Hayes; two sons, Michael Duane Hayes and Jacob Edward Hayes; parents, Toni Adams (Joe) and Thomas Fluhr (Michelle);...
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Stephen Douglas Hawks

August 31, 1955 - November 8, 2016

Stephen Douglas Hawks, 61, passed away on Tuesday, November 8, 2016. He worked at Wayne Supply Co. for 42 years. Stephen was preceded in death by his parents, Aaron and Bobbie Magdalene Hawks; sister, Sheila Barnett and nephew Aaron Barnett. Survivors include his wife of 27 years, Carolyn Frank Hawks; children, Andrew(Crystal), Elliott and Emily(Caitlin); grandchildren, Mark, Peyton and Lucian...
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Jennifer Laine Clark

August 23, 1980 - November 4, 2016

Jennifer Laine Clark, 36, passed away on Friday, November 4, 2016. Jennifer was a loving and caring girl with a heart of gold. She will be missed by everyone that knew her. She was preceded in death by her mother, Marsha Clark. Survivors include her father, Robert Clark; stepmom, Deborah; Brother, Tobias; step sisters, Jennifer Hall and Jill Hackney; nieces, Brianna and Abigail; nephew,...
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Barbara Keiko Brown

December 18, 1934 - November 4, 2016

Barbara Keiko Brown, 81, passed away November 4, 2016. She was a native of Nagasaki, Japan and an atomic bomb survivor. She was a member of SGI-USA. Preceded in death by her husband. Ronald Gene Brown. Survivors include a son, Sidney Brown, daughter, Sherri Watts (Bill) and a grandson Kyle Watts. SGI-USA service will be from 3:30-5 p.m. Thursday ,November 10th at W.G. Hardy Funeral Home and...
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Joshua Allen Moore

November 12, 1981 - October 25, 2016

34, passed away Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital.Joshua was a graduate of Valley High School Class of 2000. He was an installer for Dane Sheet Metal Company and he was an avid UK fan.He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Joyce Gallagher; his grandfather, Vernon Moore; and an uncle, David Moore. He is survived by his father, Mark Moore; his mother, Elizabeth...
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Sheila Cranston

June 4, 1953 - October 24, 2016

Sheila Lynn Catlett Cranston, 63, passed away on Monday, October 24, 2016. She was a desk clerk for the Louisville Metro Police, a member of Bethany United Methodist Church and a 1971 graduate of Valley High School. She was preceded in death by her parents, Lester Jr. and Olive Catlett and brother, Robert "Robbie" Catlett. Survivors include daughters, Jamie and Holly Cranston; son, James ...
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Donald John McDonald

October 30, 1950 - October 23, 2016

Donald John McDonald Jr., 65, passed away on Sunday, October 23, 2016. He was a retired insurance inspector for Factory Mutual and was past president of the Skeet Shooters Club in Northern, KY. He attended Eastern High School and Eastern Ky University. Donald was preceded in death by his parents, Donald and Betty McDonald. Survivors include his brother, Michael McDonald and sisters,...
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Anthony Edwin Lyvers

September 20, 1963 - October 22, 2016

Anthony Edwin "Tony" Lyvers, 53, formerly of Louisville passed away on Saturday, October 22, 2016 in Orange Park, Florida. He is survived by his children, Amber Ryan(Frankie), Daniel Lyvers(Megan), Joshua Lyvers(Amanda) and Jacob Lyvers(Megan); parents, David and Margaret Lyvers; sister, Diane Lyvers; brother, Scott Lyvers(Melissa); 11 grandchildren, and former spouse, Pam Roberts. His service...
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Larry Dean Jones

September 17, 1959 - October 17, 2016

Larry Dean Jones, 57, on October 17, 2016 left the arms of his one true love, his wife, Dee Dee as God called him to heaven to be reunited with his parents, Raymond E. and Wilma Jean. Larry was loved by so many because he was wonderfully caring, loving and giving person. He could always make someone smile or laugh. After many years in the body shop and auto salvage business, he joined the team...
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Betty Sue Greer

February 7, 1936 - October 15, 2016

Betty Sue Greer, 80 , passed away on October 15, 2016. She was a native of Nashville, Tn. Survivors include her husband, Harry E. Greer,daughter, Connie O'Neil (Delbert), two sons, Paul Beatty (Janice), Jim Privett (Brenda), three grandchildren, five great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. Service will be noon Thursday at W.G. Hardy Funeral Home and Cremation Service with burial in...
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Avon Jean English

April 15, 1930 - October 13, 2016

Avon Jean English, 86 , passed away on October 13, 2016. She was a native of Brownsville, Pa. and a member of Faith Presbyterian Church. Survivors include son, Dennis English (Michelle Gardner), two daughters, Diane Potts (Michael), Deb McKinley (Joe) , five grandchildren and ten great grandchildren. Service will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at W.G. Hardy Funeral Home and Cremation Service with burial in...
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Maurice Winton Smith

January 7, 1928 - October 6, 2016

Maurice W. Smith, 88, passed away on Thursday, October 6, 2016. He was a retired Navy Petty Officer and a member of the South Jefferson Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Shirley Wigginton Smith; son, Kevin Smith(Kim); stepsons, Richard(JoEllen) and Samuel(Velma) Wigginton; several grandchildren and great grandchildren. His service will be on Monday 12 noon at the W.G. Hardy Funeral...
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Sandra Marie Embry

May 24, 1960 - October 3, 2016

Sandra Marie Embry, 56, passed away on Monday, October 3, 2016. She was an Army veteran. She was preceded in death by her biological parents, Joseph and Deloris Blanton and adopted father, Ralph Embry. Survivors include her husband: William; daughter, Tiffany Embry; son, Nicholas Embry; mother, Aline Embry; brothers, Joseph Blanton and Steven Lintini(Joanie); sisters, Sherry Marie Foxx,...
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Percy Haden Lasley

May 9, 1923 - October 1, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of W. G. Hardy Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Louisville, KY.
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Elisabeth Gertrude McElheney

May 13, 1931 - September 30, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of W. G. Hardy Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Louisville, KY.
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Debra Lynn Roberts

October 18, 1959 - September 28, 2016

Debra Lynn Roberts, 56 passed away on Wednesday, September 28, 2016. She was retired from NAF . She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert Hockman Sr and Ann Hockman; sister, Paula Leathers. Survivors include her daughter, Tabitha Smith; son in law, Kevin Cook; grandson, Curtis Smith; granddaughter, Payton Smith; sisters, Tina Booth and Cindy Duvall(Lowery) and brother, Bobby Hockman. ...
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Martha Christine Stevens

September 26, 2016

Martha Christine Stevens, 67, passed away on Monday, September 26, 2016. She was a former waitress at Jesse's. She was preceded in death by her husband, JR Stevens; mother, Margaret Frost and brother, Larry Frost. Survivors include her daughters, Christy Tolson; Theresa Nance, Connie Adle and Wendy Tichenor; son, Joey Sallee; father, Joseph Frost; brothers, James And Rickie Frost; 13...
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Rita Marie Kenney

June 22, 1952 - September 16, 2016

Rita Marie Kenney, 64, passed away on Friday, September 16, 2016. She was a retired driver for Bumper to Bumper Auto Parts. She was preceded in death by her husband, Steven Kenney. Survivors include her daughters, Stephanie Shoemaker, Cristy Hayes and Linda Hays; son, Timothy Vardeman; brothers, Richard Thompson; sister, Karen Durham; 12 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Her memorial...
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Patsy Ann Welcher

March 12, 1949 - September 16, 2016

Patsy Ann Welcher, 67 , passed away September 16, 2016 at Park Terrace. She was a native of Louisville, Ky. a retired line worker for DJ's Greenbelt. Survivors include daughter, Lisa Taylor, sisters, Margaret Cunningham, Peggy Vititow, Star Carter, brother, John Duncan, five grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Cremation was chosen, W.G. Hardy Funeral Home and Cremation Service was in...
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Sharon Ann Johnson

September 9, 1946 - September 15, 2016

Sharon Ann Johnson, 70, passed away on September 15,2016. She was retired from Louisville Bedding. She was preceded in death by her father, Harlan Logsdon, her mother, Thurlow Lowery and step father Oscar Lowery Sr., daughter, Queenie Raley, three sisters, Lola Elkins, Geneva Lawrence, Alice Fay Logsdon, three brothers, Donnie Logsdon, Paul Eugene Logsdon and Oscar Lowery Jr. Survivors include,...
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Charles Gillis Disney

May 14, 1918 - September 10, 2016

98, passed away at his home on Saturday, September 10, 2016. He worked as a coal miner in Eastern, KY and then retired from Ohio River/Solite Sand Co. He was a WWII veteran of the Navy and Army and a member of Calvary Assembly of God in Elizabethtown, KY. He was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Nora Disney; brothers, Ed, Clarence Jr. and Roy; sisters, Opal Payne, Jewell Barnes...
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William T. Burton

March 7, 1939 - September 10, 2016

William T Burton, born on March 7, 1939 passed away on September 10, 2016 surrounded by his loving family. He was born to Edgar and Irene Burton in Allen County Kentucky. Bill was in the Marine Corps from 1956 until 1959 where he served in Okawanna Japan and the Philippines training in Jungle Warfare. After his discharge he worked for Brown and Williamson from 1959 until 1966. During his last...
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Tellys Dixie Campbell

July 5, 1918 - September 9, 2016

Tellys Dixie Campbell, 98, entered into rest peacefully on Friday, September 9, 2016. She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Campbell; her parents, Richard and Frances Keach; a brother, Col. Thomas Keach. She was a retired teacher with the Jefferson County Board of Education and a member of Virginia Avenue United Methodist Church. She is survived by her two daughters, Kay Campbell and...
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Irmgard Breeden

September 24, 1926 - September 6, 2016

Irmgard Breeden, 89, passed away on Tuesday, September 6, 2016. She was preceded in death by her husband, Vernard and daughter, Karen Fimbres. She is survived by her son, Kevin Breeden; brothers, Heinz and Hans Gembel ; sisters, Erika and Elisabeth and 4 grandchildren. Her service will be on Friday 2pm at the W. G. Hardy Funeral Home and Cremation Services with burial in Bethany Memorial...
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Gary Allen Basham

July 19, 1953 - August 26, 2016

Gary Alan Basham, 63, entered into rest on August 26, 2016. He is survived by his wife, Sherri Basham. His graveside service will be held on Monday at 1 pm at the Kentucky Veteran Cemetery Central in Radcliffe, Ky. Arrangements are being handled by W.G. Hardy Funeral Home and Cremation Services.
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Arthur Ray Blevens

June 4, 1925 - August 26, 2016

Arthur Ray Blevens, 91, entered into rest on Friday, August 26, 2016. He attended River of Life Church and He was a Navy Veteran. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dora Blevens and a son, Joe Blevens. He is survived by his daughter, Phyllis Jeffery (Mark), son, Donnie Blevens (Monica); Sister, Jenny Devers.; Daughter in law, Rita Blevens; Many grandchildren and great grandchildren. His...
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Gary Lee Moore

September 7, 1958 - August 26, 2016

Gary Lee Moore, 57, passed away Friday, August 26, 2016. He was a teacher assistant at Binet School, a beloved coach of 40 years and defensive line coach for Pleasure Ridge Park High School and a member of St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Dwayne Moore. Survivors include his wife: Kathy Moore; children, Kellie Capo(Michael), Richard...
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Victor Wayne Reardon

April 10, 1947 - August 24, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of W. G. Hardy Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Louisville, KY.
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Victor Wayne Rearden

April 10, 1947 - August 24, 2016

Victor W Rearden, age 69 passed away on August 24 at Norton's Brownsboro Hospital. Vic was born in Louisville Ky, He grew up in Indianapolis, and graduated from Indiana University. He was a Vietnam Veteran and served proudly in the US Army, in the 101st Airborne. He retired as an electrician from IBEW 369. He was a lifetime member of VFW Post 1181, and American Legion Post 148. In 2005 he was...
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Donald Paul Spies

July 29, 1940 - August 14, 2016

Donald Paul Spies, 76, passed away on Sunday, August 14, 2016. He was retired from Reynolds Aluminum, a member of Incarnation Catholic Church and an Army veteran. He was preceded in death by his infant son, Donald P. Spies. Survivors include his wife, Mary; cousins, Frankie Spies(Ailene) and Brenda Hodge(Robert); our inherited family, Jim and Debbie Evans and their children and grandchildren; ...
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John H. Sizemore

January 20, 1932 - August 13, 2016

John H. Sizemore, 84, entered into heavenly rest on Saturday, August 13, 2016. He was an Army Veteran and a Retired Barber. John was preceded in death by his granddaughter, Rebecca Lee Mantooth. He is survived by his wife, Betty Sizemore; his children, Teresa Mazzoni (John) and Johnna Bailey (John); Brother, Thomas Sizemore; Sisters, Flo Napier, Ethel Dunny, Louise Allen; Grandchildren, Emily...
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William Earl Hemingway

December 17, 1924 - August 10, 2016

William Earl Hemingway, Sr.; 91, passed away on Wednesday, August 10, 2016. He was a retired security officer at the old Baptist Hospital. His survivors include his wife, Doris; daughter, Cecelia Mattingly; son, William E. Hemingway, Jr.; one sister; two brothers; 5 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren and one great great grandchildren. His service will be on Friday at 10am at the W.G. Hardy...
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William Earl June

January 21, 1937 - August 9, 2016

June, William Earl,died on August 9, 2016. He was born January 21, 1937 in Louisville, KY. Earl was preceded in death by his parents, John William June and Mae Cecil Wright June; brother, David and sister, Frances. He is survived by his sisters, Carol Greenwell(Roger) and Betty June(Randy Calvert); stepchildren, Nancy Tinnell, Frank and Donald Romans and many nieces, nephews and grandchildren all...
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Peter Gottfried Wagner

February 15, 1939 - August 7, 2016

Wagner, Peter,77, passed away on Sunday, August 7, 2016. He was a retired union brick layer. Survivors include his daughter, Donna Geoghegan (Richard); son, Bradley S. Wagner; grandchildren, Samantha Powell (Derek), Dakota and Dalton Geoghegan and great grandson, Hunter Powell. His memorial visitation will be on Friday from 4-6pm at the W. G. Hardy Funeral Home and Cremation Services.
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Marie Vennie Jennette

September 15, 1924 - August 1, 2016

Marie V. Jennette, 91, passed away on Monday, August 1, 2016. She is survived by her sons, Terry Jennette(Sharon) and Richard Jennette(Pat); daughter, Gale McCoy(Jeff); aunt, Pearl Tarter; 10 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren. Her service will be on Friday 2pm at the W.G. Hardy Funeral Home and Cremation Services with burial in Penn Run Cemetery. Visitation will be on Thursday from 3...
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Carlton Minnerly Cruger

June 21, 1927 - July 31, 2016

Cruger Jr., Carlton Minnerly, 89, passed away on Sunday, July 31, 2016. He was a retired supervisor for Naval Ordnance, a master mechanic-steam for KY Railway, an Army veteran of WWII and a member of Expressway Church of Christ. He was preceded in death by his sister, Carolyn Jackson. Survivors include his nieces, Jane Robertson(Danny) and Margaret Jackson, two great nieces, Whitney...
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Ronald Martin Hutchison

September 7, 1949 - July 27, 2016

Ronald Martin Hutchison, 66, passed away on Wednesday, July 27, 2016. He was a Navy veteran. His survivors include his wife of 44 years, Theresa "Terry" Hutchison; children, Tamara Womack (Jeff), Melissa Workman, James Hutchison (Sharon) and Elizabeth Smith (Terry); sister, Olivia Garwood; grandsons, Caleb, Xavier, Lukas, Victor, Zachary and Cooper and four great grandchildren. His service...
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George Emanuel Schembari

May 11, 1926 - July 20, 2016

George Emanuel Schembari, 90, passed away on Wednesday, July 20, 2016. He was retired from Paramount Foods and also Bryant Heating . He was an Army veteran of WW II and a member of St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church. He was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret and Joann Schembari (1952-1983--wife and mother of his sons); son, Rodney; sisters, Connie Mongiardo and Josie DiLorenzo and...
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Roy Stanton Garner

February 25, 1945 - July 19, 2016

Roy "Sonny" Stanton Garner, 71, passed away on Tuesday, July 19, 2016. He was a retired truck driver for Service First Warehouse and a Navy veteran. He was preceded in death by his daughter and son in law, Rhonda and Mike, son in law, Allen Polk and grandchildren, Ashley and Casey Polk. Roy's survivors include his wife, Mary of 40 years; sons, Robbie(Marcie) and Jeffrey(Kathy); daughters,...
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Emma Katherine Booth

June 12, 1947 - July 16, 2016

Emma Katherine Booth, 69, entered into rest on Saturday, July 16, 2016. She was a member of Valley Station Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by her siblings, Hayward, Conrad, Dallas, Landon, Denzil, Randy, Bryce, Bruce, Eva, Pauline. Emma retired from JCPS as a secretary to the Counselor at Johnsontown Elementary. She is survived by her husband, James Booth; Daughter, Angie Jorgensen ...
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Charles Edward Hawkins

September 3, 1957 - July 15, 2016

Charles Edward Hawkins, 58, entered into rest on Friday, July 15, 2016. He is survived by his Children, Shannon Cassidy, Tabitha Miracle, Chris Hawkins, Brandon Hawkins, Joshua Hawkins; His father and mother, Chester and Betty Fields; Brothers, Chester Fields, Troy Fields, Ricky Hawkins, Danny Hawkins; Sisters, Roxy Thompson, Missy Hawkins; 9- Grandchildren; 2-great grandchildren. Cremation was...
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Breeden

June 4, 1965 - July 15, 2016

Michael "Mikey" Breeden, 51, passed away Friday, July 15, 2016 at St. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital surrounded by his family. Mikey was a special person that touched everyone's heart that met him. He will be truly missed, especially his smile and was loved beyond words. It was a great honor to be a part of his life. He is survived by his loving mother & step father, Diane and Edwin Panter;...
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Ruth Ann Tate

October 10, 1929 - July 14, 2016

Ruth Ann Tate, 86 of Louisville, KY, passed from this world on July 14, 2016.She was born in Nashville, TN, to the late Walter & Bettie Lee Page. She is preceded in death by the love of her life, Joe W. Tate and her brother, Thomas W. Page.To carry on her beautiful memory are her children, William "Buster" Tate (Leslie), Jo Ann McGuffin (Artie), and Brenda Raleigh (Steve); grandchildren,...
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Patricia Dunaway

May 10, 1950 - July 13, 2016

Patricia Ann "Dixie Cruser" Dunaway, 66, entered into rest on Wednesday, July 13, 2016. She was preceded in death by Two Brothers and One Sister. She was a member of Shawnee Christian Church. Survivors include her Children, William Dunaway (Tina), Daughter, Cindy Heise (Ricky); Sister, Linda Green (Bill); Brother, Kenneth Heise; Grandchildren, Jonathon, Jacob, Dylan, Gracie. Her service will be...
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Donald Ernest Petrella

March 14, 1939 - July 10, 2016

Donald Ernest Petrella, Sr. 77, passed away on Sunday, July 10, 2016. He was a retired General Manager for General Rubber and Plastic Co.. an Army veteran and a member of VFW Post #220. He was preceded in death by his wife, Suzanne and sister, Doris Lazar. Survivors include his sons, Donald, Jr., Brian(Delia) and Robert and 2 grandchildren. His service will be on Thursday at 2pm at the W.G....
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Kathleen White Westenhoefer

December 13, 1923 - July 7, 2016

Kathleen Westenhoefer, "Kitty", 92 died peacefully with her family at her side on July 7, 2016. Kathleen was a retired maker operator for Lorillard, Inc. She was a conscientious employee, who prided herself with quality production. Kathleen loved her family whole heartedly. She had many hobbies including crafts, gardening, canning fruits and vegetables and traveled extensively. She was an...
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Travis William Logsdon

May 13, 1978 - July 7, 2016

Travis William Logsdon, 38, passed away on Thursday, July 7, 2016. He was a self- employed tile setter. His survivors include his father, James William Logsdon; brother, George Miller; sister, Patricia Rice and many nieces, nephews and friends. His service will be on Monday at 7pm at the W. G. Hardy Funeral and Cremation Services. Visitation will be from 5-7pm at the funeral home. Cremation was...
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Jolee Marie Childs

July 20, 1973 - June 21, 2016

Jolee Marie Childs, 42, passed away on June 21, 2016 peacefully. She was Surround by loving family and friends. She was survived by husband: Curtis Childs, parents, Paul and Beverly Fisher, two sisters, Billie Marshall (Patrick), and Mandy Fisher, four nieces and one nephew. Service will be 10 a.m. Saturday at W.G. Hardy Funeral Home and Cremation Service with burial in Bethany Cemetery....
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Delbert Eugene Ramsey

May 22, 1929 - June 21, 2016

.Delbert Eugene Ramsey Sr,87, passed away on Tuesday, June 21, 2016. He was a retired Army Sergeant First Class, member of NRA and VFW Post 1181. He is survived by six daughters: Trudi Coen- Rodriguez (Jay), Patricia Findlay, Karen Ramsey, Catherine Sowder (Tony), Robin Lynn Perry, Rebecca Lee Osbourne and one son, Delbert E. Ramsey Jr. (Jackie),13 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren....
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Diana Mae Fox

September 7, 1952 - June 13, 2016

Diana Mae Fox, 63, passed away on Monday, June 13, 2016. She was a retired housekeeper at Royal Plaza. Survivors include her sons, Joey and Billy Sharrard; grandchildren, Conner, Hayden, Whitney, Gabby, Kayla, Camron and Joey. Her service will be on Friday 10am at the W.G. Hardy Funeral Home and Cremation Services with burial in Bethany Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be on Thursday from 2...
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Alberta Rae Smith

October 31, 1929 - June 12, 2016

Alberta Rae Smith, 86 , passed away on June 12, 2016 at Norton Suburban Hospital. She was the former Alberta Rae Parson. Survivors include a daughter Cindy Adams and a son Jack Smith, five grandchildren, five great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. Memorial visitation will be 3-6 p.m. Wednesday June 15, 2016 at W.G. Hardy Funeral Home and Cremation Service. Cremation was Chosen....
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Edran O'Dell Riddle

June 11, 1924 - June 11, 2016

Edran O. Riddle, 92 , Born June 11, 1924, returned to her Heavenly Father on June 11, 2016. She was a native of Glenville, W.V. and a member of Highview Baptist Church (Valley Station). Preceded in death by her husband, Warren E. Riddle, parents, Fred and Hallie Brannon, three sisters, Dorothy, Beatrice, Marqurite and one brother Freddie Brannon. Survived by four sons: Fred Riddle (Janis), Terry...
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Mary Alice Madden

September 13, 1933 - June 10, 2016

Mary Alice Madden, 82 , passed away on June 10, 2016.She was retired from Brown and Williamson and was a member St. Athanasius Catholic Church. She was preceded in death by two brothers. Survivors include her husband: Bill Madden of 66 years, one daughter, Deborah Stevens, one son, Gerry Madden, , three grandchildren, Allison (Charlie), Christopher, Daniel, two great grandchildren, Torrie,...
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Benjamin Francis Lanham

August 8, 1925 - June 9, 2016

Benjamin Francis Lanham,90, passed away on Thursday, June 9, 2016. He was a native of Philpot, Ky. and was a WWII Army veteran. He was preceded in death by his wife: Betty and brother: W.S. Lanham. Survivors include two sons: Dennis Lanham (Dee) and Tom Lanham (Ginny), two brothers, William Eugene Lanham and Charles Lanham (Faye), one sister, Barbara Sue Morris, seven grandchildren, nine great...
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May Dean Maddox

January 14, 1932 - June 7, 2016

May Dean Maddox, 84, passed away on Tuesday, June 7, 2016. She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond. Survivors include her sons, Danny(Frances) and Jerry(Debbie); daughter, Sharon Long; 6 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren; brothers, Donald Hines(Jackie) and Billy Mosley(Louise); sisters, Ginny Beggarly, Joyce Layman(Paul) and Doris Jones. Her service will be on Friday 12 noon at...
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Jackie Ruth Aikin

August 2, 1927 - June 2, 2016

AIKIN, Jackie Ruth, 88, of West Point, Kentucky, passed away Thursday, June 2, 2016, at the Signature North Hardin Rehab. She was a member of the West Point Baptist Church and an active member of the community for over 40 years: Homemakers, Girl Scouts, Fort Knox bowling leagues, River Days Festivals. She was, above all, a loving and beloved wife, mother and mamaw. She was preceded in death by...
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Demis Diana Hazelwood

January 17, 1935 - June 2, 2016

Demis Diana Hazelwood(Mauldin), 81, passed away on June 2, 2016. She was the former owner of Valley Upholstery. She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond and her brother, Ray Mauldin. Survivors include her daughter, Candace Kenney(Allen); son, Raymond Hazelwood, Jr.; brother, Harold Mauldin; sisters, Luetta McFall and Mary Jo May(Ray); grandchildren, Chad and Lynsey Hazelwood, Jamie...
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George John Small

May 25, 1937 - May 27, 2016

George J. Small Jr., 79, passed away on Friday, May 27, 2016. He was a retired machinist for Naval Ordnance. His survivors, include his wife, Joyce; children, Beth Small, Laura Vincent(Jack) and Michael Small(Bridget); grandson, Devon Sharp and many countless friends. His service will be on Thursday, 12 noon at W. G. Hardy Funeral Home and Cremation Services with burial in Bethany Memorial...
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Judith Sharon Logsdon

September 17, 1941 - May 19, 2016

Judith Sharon Logsdon, 74, passed away on Thursday, May 19, 2016. She was a graduate of Valley High School Class of 1961 and a retired packer for Brown & Williamson. She was preceded in death by her parents, Phillip and Judith Goldstein; brothers, Phillip Goldstein, Jr. and Bernard Goldstein and sister, Lillian Bogard. Survivors include her son, Jeffrey Logsdon; granddaughters, Shelby and...
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Pauline Grigsby

October 25, 1932 - May 16, 2016

Pauline Grigsby, 83, passed away on Monday, May 16, 2016. She was a member of the Community General Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her son, Timmy Ray Grigsby; a great grandbaby; brothers, Troy and James Allen. Survivors include her husband, David; sons, Larry David(Phyllis) and Gary(Barbara Jean); brother, Wendell Allen; sister, Erdine House; 9 grandchildren; 14 great...
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Mary Lou Tiller

December 22, 1921 - May 9, 2016

Mary Lou Tiller(1921 - 2016).Tiller, Mary Lou, 94, entered into rest on May 9th at her son's home in Snellville, GA. She was a native of Virginia and a member of the Fort Knox Golf Lady's Club.Mrs. Tiller was preceded in rest by her husband, Earl Tiller.She is survived by three sons, Michael, Gerald and Timothy Tiller; four grandsons and three great-granddaughters and a great-grandson....
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Alvenia Marie Eriksen

November 8, 1932 - May 9, 2016

Alvenia Marie Gagel Haycox Eriksen, 83, passed away on Monday, May 9, 2016. She is survived by her children, Estella Haycox, John Haycox, Nina Heizer(William), Alesia Cozee(Kenneth) Gwen Pena and Glen Haycox(Joyce); brothers: Vernon, James and Henry (Pam) Gagel; sisters, Alice Hendley(Jullian) and Violet Hendley; 24 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild. Her...
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Lonnie James Hampton I

September 27, 1946 - May 9, 2016

Lonnie James Hampton, 69, passed away on Monday, May 9, 2016. He was a supervisor for SUD Chemical, an Army veteran and a member of St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church. He is survived by his wife, Rachel; sons, Lonnie II and Richard; brother, Don Hampton(Jean); 4 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. His service will be on Thursday, 11am at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church with...
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James Louis Hunt

February 7, 1918 - April 28, 2016

James Louis Hunt, 98, passed away on Thursday, April 28, 2016.He was retired from American Tobacco Co, an Army veteran and a member of South Jefferson Baptist Church and the Valley Lodge F&AM #511. He was preceded in death by his wife, Rachel; son, David Blevins and four sisters. Survivors include his daughters, Janice Thompson(Bobby) and Deborah Ketchem; brother, Edwin Hunt(Pat);...
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Patricia Sue Simmons

December 31, 1949 - April 27, 2016

Patricia Sue Simmons, 66, passed away on Wednesday, April 27, 2016. She was a custodian for the Jefferson County Board of Education. Survivors include her husband, Gary; son, Bryan Devine(Derra); daughter, Tammy Bolin(Arthur); 3 stepchildren; sister, Linda McDaniel(Lonnie) and 2 grandchildren. Her service will be on Saturday, 10 am at the W. G. Hardy Funeral Home and Cremation Services with...
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Robert Lee Sherrard

January 17, 1947 - April 24, 2016

Robert Lee Sherrard, 68, passed away on Sunday, April 24, 2016 at Sts. Mary and Elizabeth Hospital. He was retired from Alcoa Aluminum and an Army Veteran. He is survived by one daughter, Amy Ashley (Kevin), one son, Eric Lee Sherrard (Michelle), one brother, Jim Sherrard , eight grandchildren and one very special friend Martha Richerson. Service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, April 28, 2016 at W. G....
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Theresa Ray Penland

June 13, 1962 - April 19, 2016

Theresa Ray Penland, 53, entered into rest on Tuesday, April 19, 2016. She was a member of St. Rita Catholic church. Theresa was preceded in death by her father, Henry Kemp. She is survived by her husband, John; Son, Wesley; Daughter, Jessica; Grandchildren, Molly and Jaxson; her mother, Margaret Kemp; Sister, Debbie Jenkins; Brother, Bill Kemp. Her memorial service will be held on Friday at 2:00...
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Ray Ellis Sudeth

October 7, 1944 - April 17, 2016

SUDETH, Ray Ellis, 71, of Louisville, passed away on Sunday, April 17, 2016, at Baptist East Hospital.He was a member of Prairie Village Church of Christ. He retired from GE in 2000 after 35 years of employment. Throughout his life, Ray enjoyed traveling around the country playing softball, and in 1989 he was inducted into the Louisville A.S.A. Hall of Fame. He was a generous man who loved his...
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Robert Anthony Smith

August 7, 1955 - April 17, 2016

SMITH, Robert "Tony", 60, passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, April 17.He was retired from Ford Motor Company after 30 years of service.Mr. Smith was preceded in rest by his parents, Dorothy and Carl, and a sister, Carla Hobbs.He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Patty; a daughter, Michele; a granddaughter, Roby; three sisters, Vickie, Barbara (Ricky), and Diana (Jeff); two brothers,...
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William David Wheatley

December 25, 1926 - April 14, 2016

William David Wheatley, 89, left us to go to heaven on Thursday, April 14, 2016. He was meet at the Pearly Gates by the love of his life, his wife, Velma. Also there to welcome him was his son, Eugene, his parents, John William and Edna Ellis Wheatley, his brother John K. and his wife Betty. David was a retired ironworker with Whalen Steel Erectors. He was a 60 plus years member of Ironworkers...
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Tyler Lee Cockerill

May 11, 1994 - April 14, 2016

Tyler Lee Cockerill, 21, passed away on April 14, 2016. He was employed by YMCA and Fraizer Rehab Center , a cadet at University of Louisville Army ROTC and was in the Army National Guard. He was preceded in death by his grandparents: Leroy and Rosemary Carlton and Bill Cockerill. Survivors include his parents: Gary and Laurie Cockerill, two brothers, Joshua Cockerill (Holly), Devin Cockerill,...
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Johnny Len Wathen

March 9, 1991 - April 9, 2016

Johnny Len Wathen III, passed away on Saturday, April 9, 2016. He was a cook for Waffle House. He is survived by his children, Cheyenne Kirkpatrick and Johnny Len Wathen IV; his mother, Rosemarie Riggs. He is also survived by his father, Johnny Len Wathen Jr; his brother, Daniel Wathen and other siblings, Griffin and Hannah Lynch; his stepfather, James Daniel Lynch Jr.; grandparents, Charles...
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Wendell Thomas Hawkins

February 12, 1955 - April 7, 2016

Wendell T. Hawkins, 61, passed away on Thursday, April 7, 2016. He was retired from Naval Ordnance, a veteran of the Marines and a member of Immanuel Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his father, James T. Hawkins. Survivors include his wife, Sherry; daughter, Krista Mayfield; sons, Adam(Cheryl) and Jason(Angie); mother, Delores; sisters, Wanda Hunt, Barbara Prather and Carolyn...
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