News Death Notice
BAILEY, Richard E. age 86, passed away Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Berkeley Square in Hamilton, Ohio. He was born on April 26, 1927 to the late Robert and Mildred (Byrket) Bailey in Hamilton, Ohio. Richard was a graduate of Hamilton High, class of 1945. Richard was a WWII
Veteran in the United States Army
and later became an employee at Wente Construction for 38 years. He also was a member of IBEW Local 648 for 62 years, the American Legion 138 for 32 years, and a life member of the Hamilton Moose Lodge 36. Richard had a passion for golf, bowling, and woodworking. Richard is survived by his loving wife, Doris (Jennings) Bailey, of 61 years; daughters Sheree Sparks and Pamela Bailey; grandsons Brian Sparks and Joshua Retherford; two great grand-daughters Brooklyn and Scarlet Sparks; brother William (Marilyn) Bailey; niece Susan (Stephen) Zinader and his four legged buddy, Max. He is preceded in death by a brother Robert (Marie) Bailey. Richard's visitation will be Wednesday, April 23, 2014 from 10:30am-12:00pm at the Ivey Funeral Home at Rose Hill Burial Park 2565 Princeton Rd. Hamilton, Ohio with funeral services to follow at 12:00pm. Entombment to follow at Rose Hill Burial Park. The family would like to thank the staff at Berkeley Square and Hospice of Cincinnati.