June Youtsey Bridges

April 6, 2013

June Youtsey Bridges, age 85, of Ft. Thomas, KY and Ft Myers, FL passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 6, 2013. She was born June 2, 1927 in Dayton, KY to Charles and Catherine (nee Schweitzer) Youtsey. Her father predeceased her in 1942 and her mother in 1979. She was also predeceased by her two sisters; Mildred Downard in 1999, Evelyn Baker in 2001 and husband William "Bill" Clark Bridges, Jr. in 1999.

June and Bill had moved to N. Ft. Myers after their retirements in 1982.

Later, in Ft. Myers, June and Louis E. Moore, Jr., also of Ft. Thomas, KY, were dear companions until his death in 2005.

Survivors include her son; W. Charles (Susan) Bridges of Naples, FL and Marblehead, MA; granddaughters Courtney Bridges and Sarah Bridges of Marblehead, MA; and nieces Teri Biermann of Lake St. Louis, MO and Debra Downard of Charlotte, NC.

A memorial service will be held at 9:30 on Saturday, May 25, 2013, at the chapel at Evergreen Cemetery, Southgate Kentucky.

Cremation Arrangements by Akin-Davis Funeral Home of Ft. Myers, FL.

Memorial Service Arrangements by Dobbling, Muehlenkamp-Erschell Funeral Home of Ft. Thomas, KY.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to Hope Hospice HealthCare Services, 9470 HealthPark Circle, Ft. Myers, FL 33908.

Remembrances and condolences may be sent to W. Charles Bridges, 619 6th Avenue S., Naples, FL 34102-6534.

Published in The News-Press on Apr. 10, 2013