Della Freda Bruch
Della Freda Bruch

August 31, 1920 - June 8, 2018
Born in Cincinnati, Ohio
Resided in Bowling Green, Kentucky

Obituary

Della Freda Frank Conner Bruch, age 97, died on June 8, 2018 at Hospice House. She was born in Cincinnati, OH, to Andrew and Freda (Graft) Frank. She graduated from St. Bernard High School and Campbell’s Commercial School. She was employed at the American Can Company, St. Bernard High School, and R. K. LeBlond Machine Tool Company. She married Captain Hugh Reece Conner in 1945. Together they raised their children, Steve and Karen. Church and family were very important to Della, and she took leadership roles in PTA, Scouts, and the Church. After 25 years of marriage, Hugh passed away. Later, Della married Henry John Bruch, a widower with three daughters. Della and Henry traveled and played golf for 25 years until Henry passed away. Then Della moved to Bowling Green, KY, and became active in the Church, bridge, and garden club. Della is preceded in death by her mother and father, her husbands, and sister, Esther Jo Redfield (Frank). She is survived by her son, Steven H. Conner (Linda) of West Eaton, New York, daughter, Karen (George) Watson of Bowling Green, KY, step-daughter Gerry (Roy) Waits of Cincinnati, OH, step-daughter Judith (Louis) Martin of Georgetown, OH, step-daughter Marilyn (Terry Goodwin ) Breier of Crestview Hills, KY, and nephew Wesley Redfield (Gretchen) of Denver, CO. She is survived by her grandchildren, Eric (Abby) Waits, Chris (Beth) Waits, Nickolas (Kayla) Conner, Adam (Marti) Watson, Della (Tyson Miklebost) Watson, Adam (Khristine) Breier, Megan Breier, and many great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren.

Services will be held Monday, 11:00 AM at The Presbyterian Church, Bowling Green KY. Visitation will be 10:00 AM until time for services at the church. Burial will be in Baltimore Pike Cemetery in Cincinnati, Ohio. J.C. Kirby and Son, Lovers Lane Chapel has been entrusted with arrangements.

Expressions of sympathy may be Hospice House, The Presbyterian Church Youth.

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Services

Visitation
The Presbyterian Church
1003 State Street
Bowling Green, KY 42101
Monday, June 11, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Service
The Presbyterian Church
1003 State Street
Bowling Green, KY 42101
Monday, June 11, 2018
11:00 AM