On Tuesday, February 9, 2021, Dolores Mary Hand passed away at the age of 85. Dolores was born on July 10, 1935 in Hamilton, Ohio. Born to Harold and Mary Hand, Dolores was the youngest of 5 siblings, all of whom preceded her in death; Bert, Richard, Andy, Lois, and Rose. Dolores is survived by her 5 children, Steve Priestle, Tom Priestle, Robert Berning, Mike Berning, and Lori McEntee. Dolores was the proud grandmother to 9 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.
Dolores was a creative spirit. She spent much of her time drawing, painting, and crocheting baby blankets and hats to be donated. She was always willing to offer assistance to those in her retirement community. Dolores was a faithful and active member of her church. She had an infectious sense of humor and a great full body laugh. She will be deeply missed.
A funeral mass will be held on Saturday, February 27, 2021 at 10:00 AM at Sts. Boniface and James Church on 304 Oak Street in Ludlow, KY.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Care of St. Elizabeth 483 South Loop Dr., Edgewood, KY 41017, or the American Cancer Society, 4540 Cooper Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45242.