Elaine Ruth Ackermann
Elaine Ruth Ackermann, 95, of Lexington, KY, formerly of Etowah, NC, passed away November 24, 2017, at her home in Lexington. Elaine was born in Chicago, IL, to the late John and Magdalena Locht. She graduated Fenger High School and then worked as a teller and bookkeeper for Peoples Savings and Loan. Elaine was a faithful member of the Lutheran Church, including Zion (Chicago), St. Paul`s (Dolton, IL), Mt. Pisgah (Hendersonville, NC) and St. John`s (Lexington). She was a dedicated volunteer for the Finance Committee, Ladies Guild, Craft Workshop, and Hendersonville Library. Elaine is survived by her daughter, Marcia (Danny) Partin; grandchildren, Matthew (Rebecca) Williams and Paris Clinton; seven great grandchildren; and nieces and nephews. Elaine is preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, Rudolph; her parents; two sisters, Adeline and Gladys; and great granddaughter, Addison Alana Lawson. Interment will be at Camp Nelson National Cemetery at a later date. The family wishes to extend their gratitude to Bluegrass Hospice Care for their support during her final days. Kerr Brothers Funeral Home – Harrodsburg Rd. in charge of arrangements.