Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


April 11, 2014

Karen Sue French 1943-2014

ASHLAND — Karen Sue French, 70, of Middletown, Ohio, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 10, 2014, in Atrium Medical Center in Middletown.

She was born Oct. 31, 1943, in Ashland. She was a retired X-ray technician in Ashland and was an active member of the Monroe Church of the Nazarene.

She is survived by her parents, Bill and Juanita Hatfield of Ashland; husband Gene French of Middletown; son Matthew (Kristy) French of Hillsboro, Ohio; daughter Kelli (Brent) Lewis of Ironton, Ohio; grandchildren Tayler (CJ) Justice, Hannah Lewis, Niles French and Liam French; and sister Vicki (David) Simpson.

The funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. today at Breitenbach-McCoy-Leffler Funeral Home in Middletown, by Pastor Steven Grooms.  

Visitation will be from noon to service time at the funeral home. Graveside rites will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at Golden Oaks Memorial Gardens in Ashland, conducted by Pastor Tony Poff.  

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Monroe Church of the Nazarene Building Fund.  

A guestbook is available at breitenbachfuneralhome.com.

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