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Bob Speier

January 9, 2019

Burial Date: January 16, 2019

St. Therese Church 11 Temple Place Southgate, KY Jan. 16, 10:30 a.m.

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Bob Speier, 82 years old of Southgate died suddenly at his home on Wednesday, January 9, 2019.

He was raised in Alexandria, Kentucky by his beloved grandma and grandpa. Bob was born December 12, 1936 in Dayton, KY.

He was a member of Saint Therese Parish in Southgate, the Saint Therese Athletic Club and the Newport Catholic Boosters. A dedicated Football Coach, Baseball Coach and Softball Coach. Bob was a driver salesman for Canada Dry, Schoenling, and retired from Samuel Adams Brewery. He was also a proud United States Army Reserve Veteran.

Bob and Mary Lou were married for 53 years. They loved traveling especially to the Kentucky State Parks and Siesta Key, Florida and also loved attending several of their grandchildren’s sporting events.

He was preceded in death by his Wife, Mary Lou (nee Bamberger) Speier,

Survived by his Daughter, Susan (Daryl) Grau, Sons, Bob (Rose) Speier, Tom (Kristina) Speier, Joe (Lori) Speier, Dan (Kelly) Speier, Dear friend and companion Donna Purcell, Sister, Linda Schuchter,16 Grandchildren, and 12 Great Grandchildren.

Visitation 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at Muehlenkamp-Erschell Funeral Home, 427 S. Fort Thomas Ave., Fort Thomas.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:30 am Wednesday, January 16, 2019, at the St. Therese Church, Southgate, Kentucky.

Entombment will take place in St. Stephen Cemetery Fort Thomas, Kentucky.

Memorials are suggested to St. Therese Parish, 11 Temple Place, Southgate, KY 41071.