Margaret Sansone

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Margaret Sansone, 88, formerly of Radcliff, passed away Friday, April 27, 2012, at Hospice of Cincinnati.

She was born in Germany and moved to the United States in the late 1940s, where she worked as a seamstress. She loved to read, work crossword puzzles, cook and spend time with her family. She also was a huge fan of the Cincinnati Reds.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Konrad and Ida von Vultee; a brother, Hans; her first husband, Willibald Sammer; her second husband of 48 years, Michael Sansone; and her daughter, Linda Shreve.

She is survived by four daughters, Rosi (Ron) Massey of Jacksonville, N.C., Betty (Jim) Donovan of Louisville, Duranta (Earl) Guyette of Whitinsville, Mass., and Carmen (Jimmy) Rogers of Hamilton, Ohio; a son-in-law, Tom Shreve of Elizabethtown; 10 grandchildren, Kelly Lane and Tommy Shreve of Elizabethtown, Justin Rogers and Jordan Rogers of Cincinnati, Charlie Donovan and Heather Thompson of Louisville, Ron Massey of Norman, Okla., Shannon Massey of Boston, Leigh Ann Massey of Alexandria, Va., and Michael Massey of Charlotte, N.C.; and 10 great-grandchildren.

The funeral is at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 2, at Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Radcliff. Burial follows in North Hardin Memorial Gardens.

Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and continues at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Hospice of Cincinnati, 4310 Cooper Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45242 or www.hospiceofcincinnati.org.