Shirley Mae Hiles Josche, 74, of Aberdeen, Ohio died Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at the Care Center at Kenton Pointe. Mrs. Josche formerly owned and operated the Titus Press in Maysville, KY. She was a member of the Ebenezer Meeting House, Gideon Auxiliary, Limestone Ohio Valley EMMAUS, Inter Mountain Therapy Animals and she also volunteered for Hospice of Hope with her therapy dogs, “Cupcake” and “Shadow”. Shirley was born in Maysville, Kentucky on August 27, 1941 the daughter of the late Dallas and Ethel Sapp Hughes.
She is survived by her husband Thomas L. Josche; her two children, Tim Hiles (Teresa) of Maysville, KY and Kristi Thomas (Dr. Terry Thomas) of Higginsport, OH; two step-children, Angela Josche of Dandridge, TN and Rebecca Kimble of Cincinnati, OH; her step-mother, Lillie Hughes of Maysville, KY; five grandchildren, Stuart Hiles (Whitley), Chase Hiles (Alyssa), Pastor Brandon Thomas (Tiffany), Kristopher Thomas (Sara) and Bethany Anderson (Drew) and seven great grandchildren.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Donald S. Hiles. Funeral services for Shirley Josche will be held at the Ebenezer Meeting House, 9976 Ebenezer RD, Aberdeen, OH at 2:00 PM Monday, August 22, 2016 with Pastor Ken Harmon officiating. Burial will follow in the Ebenezer Church Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Stuart Hiles, Chase Hiles, Pastor Brandon Thomas, Kristopher Thomas, Kevin Josche, Michael Otto and Drew Anderson.
Visitation will be held at the Knox and Brothers Funeral Home on Sunday, August 21, 2016 from 6 to 8 PM. Memorials may be made to the Ebenezer Meeting House, 9976 Ebenezer Road, Aberdeen, OH 45101 or Hospice of Hope, 909 Kenton Station Drive, Maysville, KY 41056 or Gideons International at www.gideons.org.
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