July 20, 1899
Herman Henry Wisker, 66, died at his home, 206 East Thirteenth Street, Wednesday night. The funeral will be held Saturday morning at the Mother of God Cemetery.
|Life Death Are Close-
Daughter Lives Less Than Five Hours After Mother Dies
A 91-year-old Newport woman and her 63-year-old
daughter, whose birthdays were one day apart, died Tuesday within four
hours and 45 minutes of each other.
Mrs. Bitters was a native of Germany, having come to the United States 66 years ago. She lived most of her life in Covington. She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Leona Moore, Newport, and Mrs. Emma Geilen, Covington; five sons, Joseph, Henry, Charles and Ernest Bitters, all of Covington, and Henry Hellman, Cincinnati; a sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Bauer, Cincinnati; 23 grandchildren, and 28 great-grandchildren.
A double funeral will be conducted Friday at 8:30 a. m. from Linneman funeral home, Covington. Requiem high mass for the mother and daughter will be intoned at 9 a. m. in St. Benedict Church, and both will be buried in Mother of God Cemetery.
December 3, 1947
Mother, Daughter Die the Same Day
Mrs. Bitters, who was born in Germany, lived most of her life in northern Kentucky. She leaves five sons, Joseph, Henry, Charles and Ernest Bitters, all of Covington, and Henry Hellmann, of Cincinnati; two daughters, Mrs. Emma Geilen, of Covington, and Mrs. Leona Moore, of Newport, and one sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Bauer [sic], of Cincinnati.
Mrs. Wischer, a native of Covington, leaves her husband, William T. Wischer, and four children. They are Mary Wischer, of Covington; Mrs. Fred Nichols, of Detroit; William H. Wischer, Covington, fireman, and Richard Wischer, of Ft. Wright. There are eight grandchildren.
December 3, 1947
Mother, Daughter Die Hours Apart; Joint Rites Set
Double funeral services were being planned Wednesday for a 91-year-old Newport woman and her 63-year-old daughter, a resident of Covington, who died a few hours apart Tuesday.
Mrs. Kate Mary Bitters, 91, 103 East Third street, Newport, died at 4 p. m., at her home, and the daughter, Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Hellman Wischer, 63, 1613 Garrard Street, Covington, succumbed at 8:45 p. m., at St. Elizabeth Hospital.
Services will be held at the Henry Linnemann Sons funeral home, 25 East Eleventh street, Covington, Friday at 8:30 a. m., with double church services tentatively planned to follow at St. Benedict Church, Covington. Both were members of the Alter and Married Ladies Society of St. Benedict Church, and those organizations will hold prayer services Thursday at 8:15 p. m., at the funeral home.
Mrs. Bitters, a native of Germany, came to
States 66 years ago, living most of her life in Covington. She leaves
other daughters, Mrs. Leona Moore, Newport, and Mrs. Emma Geilen,
five sons, Joseph, Henry, Charles and Ernest Bitters, all of Covington,
and Henry Hellmann, Cincinnati; a sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Bauer [sic],
23 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren.
|Kentucky Post &
June 16, 1960
Richard J. Wischer, 60, formerly of Rosa avenue, Ft. Wright, died at 3:30 p.m. at Good Samaritan Hospital, Cincinnati.
He had lived at 2947 Urwiler avenue, Cincinnati, the past two years.
He was traffic manager for L. Friedlander & Co., Cincinnati commission merchants, where he was employed for 40 years.
Survivors: Wife, Mrs. Christine Carrico Wischer; two sons, Richard W., Cincinnati, and Gerald S. Wischer, Evansville, Ind,; daughter, Mrs. Patricia A. Rafp (sic), Cincinnati.
Also a brother, William H. Wischer, Park Hills, and two sisters, Mrs. Dorothy Nichols, Grosse Pointe, Mich., and Miss Mary M. Wischer, Park Hills.
Requiem High Mass at 11:30 a.m. at St. Agnes Church, Park Hills, following prayers at Middendorf, 917 Main, Covington. Visitiation 3 to 9 p.m. Thursday
|The Macomb Daily
Macomb County, Michigan
October 24, 1983
Fred P. Nichols
He was a retired accountant for Conrail.
Mr. Nichols is survived by his wife, Dorothy; sons, Gerald of East Detroit and Wayne of Utica; brothers, Roy and Charles, both of New York; and a sister, Rhoda Schriven of New York.
Funeral services will be held at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Kaul Funeral Home, 27830 Gratiot, Roseville, and at 10 a.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church, Mount Clemens, with the rev. Vincent R. welch officiating. burial will be in Resurection Cemetery, Clinton Township.
A prayer service will be held at 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
October 16, 1989
Dorothy Wischer Nichols, 78, of Gross Point, Mich., formerly of Covington, died Friday in Gross Point. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include sons, Gerald Nichols and Wayne Nichols, both of Detroit; a brother, Bill Nichols (sic should read Wischer) of Park Hills; a sister Mary Wischer of Park Hills; and six grandchildren.
Mass of Christian burial was this morning at St. Basil Church, Detroit. Burial was in Mt. Clemens, Mich.
October 4, 1999
Carrie Wischer, 90, of Park Hills, died at 8:25 p.m.
St. Elizabeth Medical Center North, Covington. She was a retired X-ray
technician with St. Elizabeth Medical Center and a member of the St.
Survivors include her husband, William Wischer; a son, William J. Wischer of Park Hills, two daughters, Jeannine Wendling of Fort Wright and Carol Harmeling of Taylor Mill; 12 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
Mass of Christian burial was this morning at St. Agnes Church. burial was in Mother of God Cemetery, Fort Wright. Catchen Funeral Home, Covington, handled arrangements.
January 19, 2004
Mary M. Wischer, 84, of Park Hills, died at 11 am.m Saturday at Villasspring Care Center, Erlanger. She was a deputy clerk with the Kenton County Clerk's office.
Survivors include a brother, William Wischer of Park Hills, nieces and nephews.
Mass of Christian burial was this morning at St. Agnes Church, Fort Wright. Burial was in Mother of God Cemetery, Fort Wright.
Memorials are suggested to the charity of the donor's choice. Don Catchen and Son Funeral Home, Elsmere is handling arrangements.
12/06/04 & 12/07/04
William Harry Wischer
FORT WRIGHT - William Harry Wischer, 94, died Monday June 2 at St. Elizabeth Hospice.
He worked for the Covington Fire Department, Kenton County Sanitation Department, was a member of the Hilltoppers Senior Citizens, Standard Club and St. Agnes Holy Name Society.
His wife, Carrie Wischer, died in 1999 and granddaughter, Beth Wendling, died in 2005.
Survivors include his son, William J. Wischer; daughters, Jeannine Wendling and Carol Harmeling; 12 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Visitation will be 10-11:15 a.m. Wednesday June 4 with Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 a.m. at St. Agnes Church, Fort Wright. Burial will be in Mother of God Cemetery, Fort Wright. Don Catchen & Son Funeral Home, Elsmere, is handling arrangements.
Memorials: Beth Wendling Scholarship Fund, c/o St. Henry High School, 3755 Scheben Drive, Erlanger, KY 41018.
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