Ellen Reed Bateman

BATEMAN, ELLEN REED, 86, of Naples, FL, formerly of Louisville, died November 30, 2012 at her home after a brief illness.

Ellen is survived by her three children, Wallace B. "Wally" Bateman III (Jane), Joan W. "Wendy" Bateman and William M. R. "Bill" Bateman (Tristan); her four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, William M. Reed and Grace Reed Fetter; and her sister, Joan Boone Howard.

No visitation or memorial service will be held, however, expressions of sympathy can be made in her honor to your local Humane Society or a charity of your choosing.

Published in The Courier-Journal from Dec. 10 to Dec. 16, 2012