Lothar, devoted husband of Maria (nee Curro) Kreppel of 48 years. Loving father of David, Marc, and Andrew and Erin (nee Tansey) Kreppel. Cherished grandfather of Charles, Madeline, and Brian Kreppel. Dear brother of Susan (Nicholas) Kalti, the late Marie (Hans) Bucher, and Elizabeth (Herbert) Murphy. Beloved uncle of many nieces and nephews. Great friend of countless neighbors, co-workers, and parishioners. Lothar was born in Gertianosch, Romania, and immigrated to the US in 1952. He graduated from Annunciation School in Clifton and Roger Bacon High School. He worked for over 50 years in real estate management for Thurner Hatfield & Thurner Property Management. He died peacefully in his home on February 12, 2018, age 74. Funeral Mass Saturday, Feb 17 at 10AM at Nativity of Our Lord Parish, 5935 Pandora Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45213, with visitation prior, at 8:30AM in the church. Memorial contributions may be made to The Caring Place (www.thecaringplace.info 513-841-1499), Nativity Parish (www.nativity-cincinnati.org 513-531-3164), or the charity of your choice.