Elizabeth Lou “Bette” Marchese, age 81 of Ripley, Ohio, died Saturday, March 2, 2013 at her residence. She worked as a receptionist at a doctor’s office for many years and was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church in Ripley, Ohio. Mrs. Marchese was born July 1, 1931 in Ripley, Ohio the daughter of the late Michael George and Mary Catherine (Hermann) Germann. She was also preceded in death by her husband – John Anthony Marchese, Sr.; one son – John Anthony Marchese, Jr.; one brother – Charles Ray Germann and one granddaughter – Donna Marie Marchese.
Mrs. Marchese is survived by one son – Michael Marchese of North Miami Beach, Florida; one grandson Michael M. Marchese, Jr. of Florida; one great granddaughter – Amalie Marchese and one sister – Dorothy Haitz of Ripley, Ohio.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, March 9, 2013 at St. Michael Church in Ripley, Ohio. Rev. Dohrman Byers will be the Celebrant. There will be no visitation. Interment will follow the funeral mass in Maplewood Cemetery in Ripley.
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