John "Ed" Edward Bach Sr.

John E. “Ed” Bach Sr., age 93, of Independence, passed away on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at Madonna Manor.

He was born to the late Edward and Ann Bach on January 16, 1924 in Augusta, KY. John retired from Commercial Union Insurance as an adjuster. Throughout his life he enjoyed woodworking, golfing, yard work and reading, but his greatest joy, was spending time with his family. John was a United States Army Air Corp. Veteran of WWII and the last surviving Charter Member of Moon Brothers American Legion Post#275. He was also a member of the NRA.

John is preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Edith Criswell Bach, sisters, Marie Klotz, Edna Worley and Ruth Conley and his brother, George Bach.

He is survived by his loving son and daughter-in-law, John (Linda) Bach Jr. and many nieces and nephews. Visitation for John will be held on Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 9AM until the time of the Funeral Service, 11AM, at Chambers and Grubbs Funeral Home in Independence.

Interment with Military Honors will immediately follow at Independence Cemetery.

Memorial donations, in lieu of flowers are suggested to American Legion Post #275 Moon Brothers, P.O. Box 36 Independence, KY 41051 or to the Northern Kentucky Friends of NRA, 3191 Wayman Branch Rd. Taylor Mill, KY 41015.