Laura Edna (May) Rottert

September 12, 1937 ~ February 8, 2021 (age 83)

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Laura Edna Rottert (nee May), 83 of Cincinnati, Ohio passed away peacefully at her daughter’s home on February 8, 2021.

Laura was preceded in death by her loving husband, Donald (Sam) Rottert of 44 years.  She is the proud mother of daughter Pamela (Greg) Simonson, daughter Janet (Bill) Koshover, son Donald (Lisa) Rottert, son Steve (Sharon) Rottert, daughter Nanita (Darrell) Ramsey, 14 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren, many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Kendall & Narcissus May, along with her three brothers and two sisters.

Laura wrapped her life up in her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She also loved her grand dogs, The Cincinnati Reds, and loved talking about the mountains of Kentucky growing up.

Visitation will be held Thursday, February 11, 2021 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at Dalbert, Woodruff and Isenogle Funeral Home, 2880 Boudinot Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45238. Prayer service will be held on Friday February 12, 2021 at 10:00 am at the funeral home. Laura will be laid to rest at Crown Hill Memorial Park in the Veterans Garden, 11825 Pippin Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45231.

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Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, National Association for Down Syndrome or Cincinnati Reds Community Fund.

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February 11, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Dalbert, Woodruff & Isenogle Funeral Home, Inc.
2880 Boudinot Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45238

Funeral Service
February 12, 2021

10:00 AM
Dalbert, Woodruff & Isenogle Funeral Home, Inc.
2880 Boudinot Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45238

Video is available for this event

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American Cancer Society
2806 Reading Road, Cincinnati OH 45206

Cincinnati Reds Community Fund

National Association for Down Syndrome

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