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Grace Marcella Nuhring, 93, Batesville, passed away Friday, July 29, 2016, at St. Andrews Health Campus.
The daughter of Leroy and Marcella (Sharp) Oliver was born July 1, 1923, in Cincinnati.
Grace graduated from Greenhills High School, Cincinnati. She married Charles Nuhring July 26, 1941, in Cincinnati, and they celebrated over 50 years of marriage. He passed away in 1992. Grace was a stay-at-home mom and took pride and joy in raising her children. After the kids were grown, she went to work at Batesville Middle School in the cafeteria.
She was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, Crossroads, where she was in the Ladies Aid, the church choir, a Sunday school teacher and served as choir director as well. She was a very creative seamstress, and from 1968-1974, she was the seamstress making all the cheerleading uniforms for school. Grace volunteered and played the piano at Hospitality Hall. She also loved her flowers. Grace enjoyed being creative in her gardening, tending to her flowers and greenhouse. She and her son, Bill, ran the "Flower Patch" out of her garden in Batesville, that many folks came to for herbs and flowers.
She will be dearly missed by her children, Bill (Alice) Nuhring, David (Shirley) Nuhring, Charlotte (David) Zimmerman and Connie (Bill) Hendy; along with 10 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, her brothers Wade and Gene Oliver preceded her in death.
Visitation will be Wednesday, Aug. 3, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. followed by the funeral service officiated by Steve Yeaton at Meyers Funeral Home, Batesville. Burial will be in St. Paul Lutheran Church, Crossroads, Cemetery.
Memorials may be given to the St. Paul Cemetery Fund or Margaret Mary Health Foundation Hospice Fund. Online condolences may be made at www.meyersfuneralhomes.com.
Published on August 1, 2016
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