Eliza Rigney, nee Hamilton passed peacefully at Madeira Health Care Center on February 8, 2020 in Madeira, OH at the age of 90. Eliza is survived by her children, Eva Weaver, Bill Morgan (Brenda), Sharon Lewis (Earl), Lois Morgan, Debbie Frankenhoff (Bob), Ada Potts (Bill), and Son-in-law Roy Kidd, twenty five grandchildren, and forty two great grandchildren, and seventeen great, great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents Lew and Ada, nee Caudill Hamilton, daughter Barbara Kingery-Kidd, Siblings, John Hamilton, Lucy Morgan, Robert Hamilton, and Lew Hamilton, Jr. Eliza was born on July 15, 1929 in Frew, KY to Lew and Ada Hamilton, nee Caudill. She grew up in Wooten, KY. After moving to Cincinnati, OH she lived her life touching many with her kindness and generosity. She leaves behind a legacy to her children of how to treat others no matter what and how to forgive those that trespassed against you. She loved Jesus and found joy in spreading his word and especially teaching her grandchildren about him. She was a wonderful homemaker and spent most of her working career outside the home as a waitress or behind the cafeteria food line, retiring from Cincinnati Milicron. She enjoyed greeting and meeting and serving those that came to eat, always putting that extra special spin on the food she was able to prepare on that line. She took great pride in serving the employees and they took joy in coming thru and seeing her smile.
Funeral is scheduled on Friday, February 14, Visitation will be 5:00pm - 7:00pm; Funeral 7:00pm Reverend Kevin Messer will officiate the ceremony at Vorhis & Ryan Funeral Home 5501 Montgomery Rd. Norwood, OH 45212 Phone #513-631-4884. In Lieu of Flowers donations can be made to The Shriners Hospital 3229 Burnet Ave. Cin. OH 45229 or City Gospel Mission 1805 Dalton Ave 45214. The family would like to thank the Doctors, Nurses, Aids and Therapists at Madeira Health Care Center for their care and efforts to bring Eliza back to health.
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