Beverly Prost


Beverly Prost, 69, of Versailles passed away at 7:35pm Monday, March 7, 2015 at the Kings Daughters Hospital in Madison. She was born in Cincinnati on August 16, 1946 the daughter of John and Mary Buening Wilkening. She was married to Donald Prost on January 31, 1969 and he survives. Other survivors include three sons Donald (Ann) Prost of Charlotte, North Carolina, Dr. Michael (Maile) Prost of Phoenix, Arizona, and Matthew (Eve) Prost of Ellettsville; four daughters Julie Prost of Greendale, Susan (Mark) Voriel of Tempe, Arizona, Sharon (Ron) Barnhart of Greendale, and Jeanette Prost of Charlotte, North Carolina; 8 grandchildren; two brothers James (Kim) Wilkening and Richard Wilkening both of Cincinnati; one sister Bonita Wilkening also of Cincinnati. She was preceded in death by her parents, and her brother Tom Wilkening. Mrs. Prost was a 1964 graduate of Oak Hills High School in Cincinnati and also graduated from the Miller-Draughn School of Business. Several years ago she worked as an executive secretary for the Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce, but her more recent occupation was serving as cafeteria manager at Shawe High School in Madison. Beverly was a member of the St. John Catholic Church in Osgood and also was a member of the Benham Bluebells Home Ec Club. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, March 11 at 10am at St. John Catholic Church with Father Bill Turner officiating. Burial will take place at 1:30pm Friday at the St. Joseph Cemetery in Cincinnati. Visitation will be Thursday from 4pm to 7pm at the Stratton-Karsteter Funeral Home in Versailles with Rosary services at 7pm. Memorials may be given to the Shawe High School Scholarship Fund in care of the funeral home.