Elizabeth Marshall Grawemeyer

GRAWEMEYER, ELIZABETH MARSHALL, 99, passed away Sunday, July 18, 2010.

She was born December 30, 1910 in Louisville. She was a retired secretary for the License Bureau for Jefferson Co. She also worked for Stewart's and Sears. She also owned and operated the Merchandise Mart for many years.

She was the oldest member of Crescent Hill Baptist Church and was also a member of Crescent Hill Woman's Club and Lyndon Woman's Club.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband, John E. Grawemeyer.

She was dearly loved and called "Bubba" by her family including her nieces, Virginia Fry, Sue Catlin, Nancy Stonesifer, Wanda Lee Wiegland and Ada Lee Kane; her great-nieces and great-nephew, Ginger Arnold, Linda Mulloy and Lloyd Fry Jr.; and her many great-great nieces and nephews and great-great-great nieces and nephews.

A service to celebrate Elizabeth's life will be held at 1 p.m. Monday in the Chapel of Crescent Hill Baptist Church, 2800 Frankfort Avenue, with interment in Resthaven Memorial Park. Friends may call after noon Monday at the church.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to the memorial fund at Crescent Hill Baptist Church. Arrangements entrusted to Arch L. Heady-Cralle Funeral Home.


Published in The Courier-Journal on July 19, 2010