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MIchael W. Ortwein

July 4, 1941 — August 11, 2019

Michael Wendall Ortwein, age 78, of Fort Wright, KY passed away on Sunday, August 11, 2019.  He was an avid outdoorsman and was a member of Blessed Sacrament Church.  Michael is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Josephine Ortwein (nee Fossitt); sons, Michael Scot Ortwein (Kristy) and Jason Harold Ortwein; grandchildren, Ellin Ortwein and Jackson Scot Ortwein; he is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.  Michael was preceded in death by his parents and 7 siblings.  A visitation will be held on Friday, August 16, 2019 at Blessed Sacrament Church from 9:00 AM until the Mass of Christian Burial begins at 10:00 AM.  Burial will immediately follow at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery North.  Memorial contributions are suggested to the Gary Sinise Foundation P.O. Box 368 Woodland Hills, CA 91365. 

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Friday, August 16, 2019

9:00 - 10:00 am (Eastern time)

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Mass of Christian Burial

Friday, August 16, 2019

Starts at 10:00 am (Eastern time)

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Burial

Friday, August 16, 2019

Kentucky Veterans Cemetery North

205 Eibeck Ln, Williamstown, KY 41097

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