Mary Catherine (Seiter) Kemphues

November 16, 1924 ~ May 22, 2020 (age 95)


Mary C. Kemphues (nee Seiter), age 95 passed away Friday May 22 at Fairfield Place with her daughters by her side. She is preceded in death by her husband of 51 years Louis F Kemphues; her parents, Anthony and Helen Seiter; brothers, Raymond, Robert, and James; and son-in-law, Jim Piller.

She is survived by her sister, Nancy (Jack) Donahue; three sons, David (Carol), Michael, Paul (Julie); and loving twin daughters, Amy (Jim) Piller and Beth (Frank) Tricase;15 grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren. Mary enjoyed playing cards and reading. She was a loving mother and loved being surrounded by her family.

Contributions in lieu of flowers can be made to Grace Hospice or Cincinnati Children’s Hospital.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, May 29, 2020 at St. John Neumann Catholic Church, 12191 Mill Rd. Cincinnati, OH 45240 at 10:30 a.m. Interment will follow at St. Joseph New Cemetery, 4500 Foley Rd. Cincinnati, OH 45238.

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Mass of Christian Burial
May 29, 2020

10:30 AM
St. John Neumann Church
12191 Mill Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45240

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