Rudolf Pohlabeln, 86, of Ft. Wright, KY, passed away on Monday, February 19, 2018 peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family. Rudy proudly served our country in the United States Army and was a hard-working carpenter his entire life. Rudy's greatest joy in life was his family and friends, in both the United States and Germany. He was a man of faith and a longtime member of St. Agnes Catholic Church. Rudy was also a member of the Cincinnati Catholic Kolping Society for over 50 years. Rudy is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Angela Pohlabeln and their children, Bob (Beth) Pohlabeln, Linda (Jim) Delaney and Susan (Jack) Carr. He also leaves behind eight grandchildren, Hannah (Dakota), Amanda, Maria, Zachary, Kelsey, Ben, Nathan and Rudy; two great-grandchildren, Caleb and Colton. In lieu of flowers, donations are appreciated to St. Agnes Catholic Church, 1680 Dixie Highway, Ft. Wright, KY 41011 or Fr. David Hiller Fund c/o Kolping Society, 10235 West Mill Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45231. Expressions of condolences and memories may be offered at www.middendorf-funeralhome.com. Visitation will be held on Saturday, February 24, 2018 from 10-12:30 p.m. at St. Agnes Catholic Church with the funeral mass to follow at 12:30 p.m. Interment in St. John Cemetery.