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August 13, 1943 October 20, 2015
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HAMBRICK, MARTHA FRANCES STAIB “FRANCIE” 72 passed away October 20, 2015 @ St. Elizabeth Hospice comforted by family. Francie was born August 13, 1943 in Chicago, Illinois to Mary Catherine Lawson Staib and Norbert J. Staib (both deceased). She is survived by her husband William E. Hambrick III “Billy”, sons Jeffrey A Hambrick (Beth), and David N. Hambrick, and five grandchildren: Zach Hambrick (Leslie), Eric Hambrick, Sara Hambrick, Jessica Habermehl (Will), and Marcus Wilson (Katie) and four great grandchildren.
Francie retired January 2014 from Erlanger-Elsmere School District Howell Elementary with 29 1/2 years teaching including two in Jefferson County. She was a Title 1 teacher most of her tenure and member of KEA, NEA, KRTA and Five Seasons Sports Club where she was an avid water aerobics and aqua power walker participant. Francie loved her students and was passionate about her job always encouraging them to believe in themselves, have confidence, and work hard to achieve their goals in life. Her positive personality, enthusiasm, and zeal for life were infectious to all that knew or met her. Celebration of life mass will be held at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Lanchashire Drive, Crescent Springs, KY @ 10 AM, October 23, 2015 with burial after @ Highland Cemetery, Dixie Highway, Ft. Mitchell, KY. Visitation will be held Thursday, October 22 3-8pm Stith Funeral Home 7500 US 42, Florence, KY. Special thanks to St. Elizabeth Cancer Center and St. Elizabeth Hospice Center staff, Edgewood, KY for all the excellent care given and to all that prayed so hard for her recovery. Expression of Sympathy in lieu of flowers may be sent to St. Elizabeth Hospice Center, 483 South Loop Dr, Edgewood, KY 41017.

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3:00 PM 10/22/2015 3:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 10/22/2015 8:00:00 PM
Stith Funeral Homes - Florence

7500 U.S. Highway 42
Florence, KY 41042

Stith Funeral Homes - Florence
7500 U.S. Highway 42 Florence 41042 KY
United States





10:00 AM 10/23/2015 10:00:00 AM
St. Joseph's Church

602 Sparta Pike
Warsaw, KY 41095

St. Joseph's Church
602 Sparta Pike Warsaw 41095 KY
United States

Cemetery Details


Highland Cemetery Final Resting Place

2167 Dixie Highway
Ft. Mitchell, KY 41017

2167 Dixie Highway Ft. Mitchell 41017 KY
United States

Memorial Contribution

St. Elizabeth Hospice

483 S. Loop Road
Edgewood, KY 41017

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