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Robert Schmerge Sr.

March 13, 1938 — January 29, 2020


Robert Schmerge Sr.,

81 of Erlanger, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, January 29, 2020. He retired from Otto Zimmerman Printing in Newport, where he worked for over 48 years. Robert enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and was an avid UK Fan. His favorite hobby was spending time with his family. He is survived by his wife of 62 years Carolyn Schmerge; children Lela (Ronald) Bertsche, Malinda (Michael) Augur and Robert (Donna) Schmerge Jr.; grandchildren Chris, Ronnie, Melissa, Brein, Korbin, Josh, Mandi, Justin, Stacie and Morgan; great grandchildren Jacob, Brinkley, Tyler, Nathan, Brayden, Heather, Courtney, Landen, Wesley and Reid. A Memorial Mass will be held at St. John of the Evangelist Anglican Catholic Church, 619 O Fallon Avenue, Dayton, KY 41074 on Saturday, February 15, 2020 at 11am. A Celebration of Life will follow in the church hall.  Please visit to leave online condolences. Memorial contributions suggested to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation at Floral Hills Funeral Home is honored to serve the Schmerge family.

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Saturday, February 15, 2020

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

St. John Evangelist Anglican Catholic Church

619 O Fallon Ave, Dayton, KY 41074

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