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Arthur Cockriel

June 30, 1927 December 31, 2017
Arthur Cockriel
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Obituary for Arthur Cockriel

Arthur Cockriel, 90, of Radcliff, KY, died Sunday, December 31, 2017 at Norton Hospital Hosparus Inpatient Care Center in Louisville, KY.

He was a member of Red Hill Baptist Church in Radcliff, where he served as treasurer for several years and as a trustee. He was retired from AAFES at Fort Knox and served in the US Army. He was a skilled steel guitarist, who performed with several area bands and taught steel guitar to numerous people. He was a HAM Radio operator, a Kentucky Colonel, formerly lived near Caneyville and in Jeffersonville, IN, and was a native of Louisville.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert P. and Edith Cockriel; three sisters, Alta (Marion) Leonard, Gladys (Charles) Sidenstricker and Catherine Cockriel (who died in childhood); two brothers, Albert Cockriel and Delbert Cockriel (who died in childhood); two nieces, Cathy Morgan and Belinda Revis.

He is survived by one brother, Hubert (Virginia) Cockriel of Rineyville; two sisters, Jean (James) Royalty and Gloria (Marcen) Clater all of Radcliff; five nephews, Don (Ann) Sidenstricker of Elizabethtown, Dennis Sidenstricker of Radcliff, Gary Cockriel of Elizabethtown, Ralph Royalty of Meade County and Troy (Velva) Clater of Radcliff; nine nieces, Beverly (Bill) Gray of Georgia, Levodis Royalty and Marlene Royalty Lawson, both of Radcliff, Sharon (Jimmy) Vertrees and Brenda (Wayne) Hannahs, all of Louisville, Debbie (Bill) Vance and Lynn (Jeff) Butler, all of Rineyville, Pam (Jerry) Overbay of Radcliff, Lori (Daryl) Stone of Elizabethtown; two nephews who survive their wives, Mark Morgan of Rineyville and Doug Revis of Radcliff; numerous great-nieces and great-nephews; numerous great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews; and cousins..

The funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home, in Vine Grove, KY with Rev. James Royalty officiating. Burial will follow in Vine Grove Cemetery.

Visitation will be on Wednesday from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Thursday after 12:00 noon at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to: Red Hill Baptist Church, 1991 Hill Street, Vine Grove, KY 40175.


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Previous Events

Visitation

Wednesday

3

Jan

6:00 PM 1/3/2018 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 1/3/2018 8:00:00 PM
Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home - Vine Grove

Business & Arrangement Office
205 Highland Ave.
Vine Grove, KY 40175

Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home - Vine Grove
Business & Arrangement Office Vine Grove 40175 KY
United States

Visitation

Thursday

4

Jan

12:00 PM 1/4/2018 12:00:00 PM - 2:00 PM 1/4/2018 2:00:00 PM
Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home - Vine Grove

Business & Arrangement Office
205 Highland Ave.
Vine Grove, KY 40175

Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home - Vine Grove
Business & Arrangement Office Vine Grove 40175 KY
United States

funeral

Thursday

4

Jan

2:00 PM 1/4/2018 2:00:00 PM
Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home - Vine Grove

Business & Arrangement Office
205 Highland Ave.
Vine Grove, KY 40175

Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home - Vine Grove
Business & Arrangement Office Vine Grove 40175 KY
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Vine Grove Cemetery Final Resting Place

N Mills St
Vine Grove, KY 40175

N Mills St Vine Grove 40175 KY
United States
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