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Richard Lee Hudson
  • In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to the:
  • American Heart Association
    5211 Madison Road
    Madisonville, OH 45227
  • Shriner's Burns Institute
    3229 Burnet Avenue
    Cincinnati, OH 45229

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“Soon gonna be 6 years daddy. Time has travelled so quickly and now I am more aware of my own dying years. The world is upside down now, Dave and I...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: karen emerson - Waldron, IN

“you had to leave us 5 years ago now, daddy. The time has moved so swiftly since you left. And yet it drags too. We all miss you so very much. ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: karen emerson - Waldron, IN

“6 Years now daddy. And it still hurts ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Karen Emerson

“Dearest Daddy, Two years ago today you had to go. The past two years have been so long and yet have flown by since you have been gone. I miss you...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: karen - Waldron, IN - Daughter

“Oh, Daddy. How much I miss you. I remember my last words to you that Saturday we visited, "I love you Daddy, and I'll see you again, soon". Never...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Karen - daughter

“Leave a condolence or a memory.Today, we laid to rest a great man, a great husband and a great father. My dad laid a foundation that I will always...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Tim Hudson - Bellevue, KY

“I'm so sorry for your loss. Loosing a parent is hard. May God watch over you. ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Mary Allen - Marysville, CA

“He is truly the World's Greatest Dad, Husband, and Papaw. We wish we had more time with you and miss you terribly. We love you always! Thank you...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Susan Scherrer - Alexandria, KY

“I'm so sorry for your loss. He was a good man. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Keeta Danneels - Florence, KY

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RICHARD LEE HUDSON, 79, of Walton, passed into rest on Monday 3/17/14 at St. Elizabeth South in Edgewood, KY.

He was preceded in death by his father, George Marshall Hudson, and his mother, Marguerite Lee Hudson (nee Murphy). He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Carol Ann Hudson (nee Landrum); sons, Richard Lee Hudson II (Tina) of Lawrenceburg, IN, and Timothy Kirk Hudson (Brenda) of Bellevue, KY; daughters, Karen Lynn Emerson (Dave) of Waldron, IN, and Susan Ann Scherrer of Alexandria, KY. He has 7 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.

Richard was the Chief of Police for Walton, KY for 13 years, Lt. Col. (Ret.) US Army Corps of Engineers, a 53 year member of Covington Masonic Lodge 109,
Shriner's, and a Vietnam Veteran. He graduated from Holmes High School in 1952 and went on to UK to earn a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering and then to Arizona State University to earn his Master's Degree in Facilities Engineering. His hobbies included working on crossword puzzles, restoring his 1938 Ford, and spending time with his grandchildren, 2 favorite dogs (Tinkerbell and Mollie) and his loving wife. He will be missed dearly by many and all who knew him.

VISITATION will be from 4-8 PM Friday at Allison-Rose Funeral Home, Robbins Street and Madison Avenue, Covington, KY, MASONIC SERVICES 7:45PM Friday. FUNERAL SERVICES 10AM Saturday, March 22nd at the funeral home. MILITARY HONORS and BURIAL Highland Cemetery, Ft. Mitchell, KY.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to the American Heart Association, Shriner's Burns Inst., Cincinnati, OH., or the charity of your choice.

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