Emily C. (Abate) Ackerman

December 3, 1917 ~ July 18, 2018 (age 100)

Mrs. Emily C. Ackerman, 100 of Covington, passed away on the morning of July 18, 2018. Mrs. Ackerman was a retired nurse, former singer in Hollywood, and a member of the St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in Covington.

Mrs. Ackerman was preceded in death by her husband, James Ackerman; her parents, Pietro and Carmela Guienta Abate; her daughters, Joyce and Bunny; her sons, Richard and Frankie; her grandsons, John and David; her great-granddaughter, Carmella; and her three brothers. Mrs. Ackerman is survived by her seventeen grandchildren, several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. 

The services for Mrs. Ackerman will be held on Friday, July 27, at 1:30 PM at the St. Alphonsus Catholic Church. Visitation will be held from 12:30 - 1:30 prior to the services starting. Interment will follow in Covington Memorial Gardens. 

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