Obituary for Doris McKiernan
age 91, of Louis- ville, entered the land
of many colors on
21, 2017. Born Oc- tober 23, 1925, to the
late Thomas and May
Hofelich Carroll, Do- ris was a graduate of
Holy Rosary Acad- emy. She and her late
husband, Bob McKi- ernan married on July
1, 1950, and would later have four children who
survive her: Ceci Maguire (Kevin), Tim (Ter- ry), Bridget Kueber (Scott Trager), and Terry
The McKiernans moved to the Hikes Point
area in late 1964 and joined St. Martha Parish.
Doris volunteered at the school and later be- came librarian, serving until she left in January
1978 to care for Bob until his death in Febru- ary, 1979. Doris’ grandchildren, Megan Ma- guire McGrath (Craig), Erin Maguire-Osting
(Drew), Kiernan Maguire, Greg McKiernan
(Laura Smith), Patrick Kueber (Sharnei), Cait- lin Maguire (Zane Smith), Derrick McKiernan,
Kyle Kueber (Jin), Kelsey McKiernan, Allison
McKiernan, and Andra Kueber brightened her
life. She enjoyed visits with her great-grand- children, Rory Mae and Declan McGrath and
In addition to her parents and husband, she
was preceded in death by her siblings Tom,
Don, and Patricia Carroll. She is survived to- day by her children, eleven grandchildren, three
great-grandchildren, and in-laws; Blanche Car- roll, Ann Flaherty, and Ken McKiernan; numer- ous nephews, nieces, and great-nephews and
nieces also survive.
Her funeral mass will be held at 10:00 AM
on Monday, September 25 at St. Martha Catho- lic Church, 2825 Klondike Ln, Louisville, KY
Visitation will be on Sunday, September 24
from 1 - 8 PM at Highlands Funeral Home,
3331 Taylorsville Rd. Louisville, KY 40205.
Doris’ family would like to especially thank
Terri Arthur and Linda Mattingly for the out- standing care and love they showed Doris.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to
Hosparus, Uspiritus, or Spina Bifida Associa- tion of Kentucky.