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Elizabeth "Lee" Frances (Fairbanks) Badinghaus

September 27, 1937 — January 15, 2024

Pleasant Ridge

Elizabeth "Lee" Frances (Fairbanks) Badinghaus


Elizabeth Frances "Lee" Badinghaus. (nee Fairbanks) Devoted wife of the late Jim Badinghaus for 60 years. Beloved mother of Steve (Valerie), Susan (Mike) Krohn, Dan (Jennie) & Tom (Kathy). Cherished grandmother of Sara, Lisa, Andy, Lauren, Lynne, Michael, Alex, Jess, Bryan, Adam, Jake & Cassie. Adored great grandmother of 7. Dear sister of Marilyn Burke & the late Larry Gaede and Carol Gaede. Her beloved four-legged companion Bella was waiting to welcome her Home. Lee retired as Director of Nursing at St. Margaret Hall, she is an eternal care giver. She loved the Reds, a good glass of wine, a cold beer, cooking, sewing, traveling, in particular Hilton Head and just having a good time.  Memorial Mass will take place on Monday, January 22 at 11AM at Nativity of Our Lord, 5935 Pandora Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45213. Memorials may be directed to Hospice of Cincinnati or The Cancer Center at Christ Hospital.


Hospice of Cincinnati
PO Box 633597, Cincinnati OH 45263

Cancer Center at Christ Hospital
2123 Auburn Ave Suite #528, Cincinnati OH 45219

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Past Services

Funeral Mass

Monday, January 22, 2024

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Nativity of Our Lord Catholic Church

5935 Pandora Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45213

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