Charles C. "Charlie" Kirkpatrick Jr.

KIRKPATRICK, CHARLES C. "CHARLIE" JR., 78, of Louisville, passed away Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at Baptist Hospital East.

Charlie had retired from Louisville Water Company as an inspector after 35 years of service and was a U. S. Army veteran of the Korean War.

Preceding him in death was his wife, Eleanora Gilkey Kirkpatrick and a sister, Dorothy Lile.

Survivors include his sons, Danny Kirkpatrick (Marion), Greg Kirkpatrick and Kenny Kirkpatrick; daughters, Cindi Kirkpatrick, Kris Payne (Mike) and Connie Kirkpatrick; sister, Norma Sullivan; 11 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

His funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday, January 5, 2013 at Holy Family Catholic Church, 3926 Poplar Level Road, with burial to follow in Evergreen Cemetery. Visitation will be 5 - 8 p.m. Thursday and 2 - 8 p.m. Friday at Ratterman & Sons Funeral Home, 3800 Bardstown Road.

Donations may be made to Kosair Children's Hospital in his memory. Online condolences may be sent to


Funeral Home

Ratterman & Sons Funeral Home
3800 Bardstown Road Louisville, KY 40218
(502) 459-3800

Published in The Courier-Journal from Jan. 2 to Jan. 4, 2013