March 5, 1926 - January 23, 2015
William H. Luken, 88, of Taylor Mill, KY passed away on Friday, January 23, 2015 at St. Elizabeth Healthcare in Edgewood, KY. He retired as the Owner/Operator of the former Luken Decorating, Inc. in Cincinnati, OH. William was an alumni of Covington Latin School and Xavier University and a member of St. Anthony Parish in Taylor Mill, KY and St. Anthony Fun Club. He was an avid Notre Dame Fan, enjoyed fishing, hunting, UK Basketball and loved traveling with his late wife LaVera Luken. He was also preceded in death by his Son: Michael Carl Luken. William is survived by his Daughter: Barb (Dan) Stewart of Covington, KY; Son: Bill (Lisa) Luken of Taylor Mill, KY; Grandchildren: Adrienne (Ray) Dabbelt, Shannon Stewart, Adam Luken, Christina (Ryan) Walston and Matt (Amy) Luken; Great-Grandchildren: Alexandria A. Stewart, Mackenzie Dabbelt, Matthew Luken and Mason Luken; Sister: Charlene (Bob) Welsh of Cincinnati, OH; Brother: Don (Jean) Luken of Taylor Mill, KY and numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation will be on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 from 10:00 AM until Mass of Christian Burial at 12:00 PM at St. Anthony Church 485 Grand Avenue Taylor Mill, KY. Interment will be in Floral Hills Memorial Gardens in Taylor Mill, KY. Memorials are suggested to Covington Latin School in memory of William H. Luken 21 East 11th Street Covington, KY 41011 and/or Taylor Mill Firefighters Association 5225 Taylor Mill Road Taylor Mill, KY 41015. Online Condolences may be expressed at www.connleybrothersfuneralhome.com.