BLESS, Marisa loving daughter of Mark and Diana (nee Kirk), granddaughter of Carmen (the late Omer William) Kirk and Peggy (the late Herbert) Bless, niece of Marty Bless, Willy (Belinda) Kirk and Evelyn (Adam) Woodruff. Marisa passed away Sunday, July 18, 2021, age 22. Visitation at Hodapp Funeral Home, 6041 Hamilton Ave, College Hill, 45224 Friday, July 23 from 12 noon until 2 PM. Condolences at hodappfuneralhome.com
John - Jul 28, 2021
Diana - Our deepest sympathies and condolences for your loss. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers. I hope these notes provide some comfort in this difficult time.
Julie - Jul 28, 2021
I have you in all my prayers. Not a day goes by I don’t think of you. Somehow not sure how I pray you find peace. I would love to see you when you are ready. 😘🙏😘🙏
Michelle ANGEL - Jul 26, 2021
Diana, I am so sorry for your loss. Praying for comfort, peace and strength for you and your family.
Elaine Brock - Jul 23, 2021
Oh Mark, I am so sad to learn of the loss of your precious daughter. I can’t imagine the pain & grief you & your wife are experiencing. I remember how close the two of you were & the devastation this has brought to you & your family. Prayers for comfort to you all.
Dennis Timberlake - Jul 23, 2021
Diana and Mark, I am so very sorry for your loss. Know that your friends are grieving with you. I never met Marisa, but from having read comments posted here, I can see that she was a loving soul that touched the lives of many.
Craig Patterson - Jul 23, 2021
Diana and Mark, We are so sad for your loss. Our hearts go out to you and your family.
Kathleen Nickel - Jul 23, 2021
Diana and Mark, I am so sorry. I ham holding you and beautiful Marissa in my heart.
Andy Beach - Jul 23, 2021
Mark and Diana - My condolences. I can't imagine how terrible you must feel. I am so sorry for your loss.
David Carson - Jul 22, 2021
My sympathy to you for this tragic loss. God of mercy, help us, in the midst of things we cannot understand, to believe and trust in the communion of saints, the forgiveness of sins, and the resurrection to life everlasting.
Patty Ratliff - Jul 22, 2021
My deepest sympathy for the loss of your beautiful daughter. May God provide comfort during this difficult time
Matt Heberling - Jul 22, 2021
Diana and Mark - My condolences. I'm sorry for your loss.
Marilyn Rose Joos - Jul 22, 2021
I am so sorry for this tragic loss that you and Mark have to endure. My thoughts and prayers are with you both. One day you will be with her again. Love you!
Vasu Namboodiri - Jul 22, 2021
Diana and Mark- We are really sorry to hear about your loss. Our deepest sympathy for your loss.
Bernadette Fay - Jul 22, 2021
I am deeply saddened by the news of Marisa's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Marisa's soul is now at peace. May my condolences bring you comfort, and may my prayers ease the pain of this loss.
Mallikarjuna Nadagouda - Jul 22, 2021
Hi Diana, I am deeply saddened by the loss that you and your family encountered. My condolences.
Ray & Pati Schultz - Jul 22, 2021
We are saddened to hear about Marisa. We remember when you used to bring her into work even as a little girl. We can totally relate to your shock and pain and will pray daily for you and Mark. Our heartfelt sympathies are with you!❤️
Michael Goss - Jul 22, 2021
I pray for peace and comfort for you and your loved ones at this difficult time and offer my condolences to you all.
Tisha Burdett Newland - Jul 22, 2021
Diana and Mark. My heart is heavy for both of you today and for everyone who loved Marisa. I remember her as many have said here as a bright, beautiful young lady with so much life and joy. She especially reminded me of you, Diana -- a person who shines above all the rest. Please know that many are praying for and with you. I pray you will know God's peace and comfort throughout these days and that you are comforted to know you will see her again. In God's love, Tish Newland
Jane Ice - Jul 21, 2021
Diana! I was so shocked and saddened to hear this unbearable news. I hate the pain and grief that you are feeling and that no parent should have to feel. I am praying you find comfort and love to help you cope and survive.
John McCready - Jul 21, 2021
Our deepest sympathies go out to you and Mark on the passing of Marisa; your young and beautiful daughter. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Sherry Parker - Jul 21, 2021
My deepest heartfelt sympathy for the loss of such a Bright Star. I remember Marisa’s visits to the office made us all feel happy and free spirited as she was. Thank you Diana and Mark for sharing some of her life with us. Keeping you in thoughts and prayers.
Amy zhao - Jul 21, 2021
Dear Diana & Mark just heartbreaking ! No word on this earth could comfort you and your family but the Love from Jesus Christ. I pray our Father Lord gives you peace and strength to endure. Please let us know anything you need. Love.
Michael and Stacy - Jul 21, 2021
Diana and Mark our hearts feels so heavy. Words cannot begin to express the sadness we have for you and your family. Marissa was an incredible soul and he light will shine down on each of us.
Doug Grosse - Jul 21, 2021
Dear Diana and Mark, I can't tell you how sorry I am for your tragic loss. My deepest heart felt sympathies to you and the family. She was a wonderful, kind and very talented young lady who will be greatly missed.
Terry and Jean Lyons - Jul 21, 2021
This is horrible heart breaking news. We are profoundly saddened for your and Mark's loss She was an exceptional bright beautiful young woman with such humor and wit. A tremendous loss. We will include her and your family in our prayers
Cindy Sonich-Mullin - Jul 21, 2021
Dear Diana and Mark, I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May fond memories of Marisa help to ease your pain. My deepest condolences and heartfelt sympathy, Cindy
Eunice Varughese - Jul 21, 2021
Diana and Mark: Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. My sincerest condolences for an incredibly great loss.
Maxanne Baldwin - Jul 21, 2021
Diana and Mark, My heart is saddened by the loss of your daughter Marisa. There are no right words to ease the pain you both feel. Please know I am thinking of you and praying for the family.
Ed Barth - Jul 21, 2021
Diana and Mark: My prayers are with you with the losses in your family lately.
Alan Lindquist - Jul 21, 2021
Diana and Mark, I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
Michelle Simon - Jul 21, 2021
Dear Diana and Mark, Marisa was a bright, talented, lovely, young lady whom we all remember with joy. She will be missed by many. Please let us know what we can do for you. Love, Bill, Michelle, and Marcy
Jill Neal - Jul 21, 2021
Diana, So sorry for your loss. You and Mark are in my prayers.
Stephanie Brown - Jul 21, 2021
My thoughts and prayers are with you Mark and Diana. So very , very sorry for your loss.
Tarsha - Jul 21, 2021
Diana and Mark, I’m so saddened to hear about Marissa’s passing. I remember her as a sweet, funny and bright young lady and pray for your strength, peace, wisdom and comfort during this difficult time. Please know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Much love to you, Tarsha
Tao Li - Jul 21, 2021
Dear Diana and Mark, I was so saddened to hear this unexpected loss. My heart goes out to you at this time of grief.
Matt Hopton - Jul 21, 2021
Diana and Mark, My sincere condolences. I am deeply saddened by Marisa's passing. My thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
Heriberto Cabezas - Jul 21, 2021
Diana y Mark, No hay palabras con que expresar la gran tristeza que trae la noticia del fallecimiento de Marisa. Isaura y yo te solo podemos ofrecerte a ti y Mark nuestras oraciones y solidaridad. Que Dios tenga a Marisa en el cielo. Heriberto e Isaura
Cissy - Jul 21, 2021
Diana and Mark, My heart is completely broken when I learned about this tragedy. I was in a shock and denial and wish it were not real. No words can express the deepest sadness. I watch her growing into a beautiful, vibrant, artistic, smart young lady. She is a special soul. Remember all the conversations about every detail of the kids growing up, silly things, adorable pictures, paintings, hair colors, etc. She is like my child. I know she is a whole universe to you. I cannot imagine what you are going through. She lives forever in our memories and her spirit is around us. I just want to hug you guys. Thinking of you guys. Deepest condolences! Love you both! May she rest in peace!
Cathy Cain - Jul 21, 2021
So So sorry to hear about your daughter. Remember her coming in for take your kid to work day.
Katherine Loizos - Jul 21, 2021
Diana and Mark-- my heart sank when I learned of Marisa's passing. I know you’re going through something I can never imagine. I offer you my support and condolences. She was a bright light that made everyone she touched smile and laugh. Love and Support for you, your family and friends of Marisa. May your faith and family give you strength,
LU HESCH - Jul 21, 2021
Diana and Mark - I'm so sorry for your loss. May time ease your pain. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
David Meyer - Jul 21, 2021
Diana, I am so shocked and saddened to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.
Steve Musson - Jul 21, 2021
Diana, I was shocked and sad to hear this news. The grief and thoughts of a future lost make it so difficult to remember the good and love that you had. Grief is an individual experience that is shared across family and friends. I hope knowing that so many others grieve with you helps and that the passage of time allows the love and life you had with your daughter to shine through.
Evelyn Allen - Jul 21, 2021
With sincerest condolences. Sending prayers and thoughts to you and your family.
Evelyn Woodruff - Jul 21, 2021
The loss of Marisa is heart-breaking to our entire family, most especially to Diana and Mark. Please accept our deepest condolences from us in Colorado (Mami Carmen, your sister Evelyn, Adam, Jack & Maya). We will carry Marisa in our hearts forever and hold both of you very close in our hearts through this tragedy and extremely difficult time. May you rest in peace, my dear sweet niece Marisa.
Eric Hubbell - Jul 21, 2021
Diana and Mark - I'm so sorry for your loss. May time ease your pain. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Evelyn Toro-Litts - Jul 21, 2021
Diana & Mark, I can not imagine what you both might be going thru at this moment. My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. May my condolences bring you comfort, and may my prayers ease the pain of this loss.
Latasha Carson Joiner - Jul 21, 2021
Mark and Diana, my sincere condolences are with you and your family. "Come to me, all who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest" Matthew 11:28
Gerardo Ruiz-Mercado - Jul 21, 2021
Queridos Diana y Mark, mis mas sinceras y profundas condolencias por el fallecimiento de su hija Marisa. No me puedo imaginar por lo que estan pasando en estos momentos. Mucha fortaleza para poder soportar este terrible momento.
Annette Gatchett - Jul 21, 2021
Diana, I am so saddened to hear about Marisa. I have so many memories of her with you. Know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Annette
Randy Parker - Jul 21, 2021
Diana and Mark- my heart goes out to you and the rest of your family. Your loss is my loss.
Sahle Demessie - Jul 21, 2021
Diana, I am deeply sorry to hear about Marisa's passing. I have known since she was little. My heart is filled with sadness. My deepest sympathy for your loss.
Frederica - Jul 21, 2021
Diana and Mark, my heart is sadden to hear about Marisa's passing. I'm keeping you and your Family in my Prayers. May God continue to lift you up and keep you safe during this time. I love you Fred.
David Kozlowski - Jul 21, 2021
Diana, My wife and I will keep you and your family in our thoughts and prayers.
JOHN Glaser - Jul 21, 2021
My condolences to you an your family for your loss of your beloved daughter.
Jennifer O'Donnell - Jul 21, 2021
Watching this beautiful young lady grow up coming in almost daily at Brueggers ...this breaks my heart. Mark and Diane...I am so so sorry. Prayers to you and her family and friends.
Corabelle - Jul 21, 2021
Hey Diana , I pray for you, I felt to much pain today when I found out, I just dropped to the floor and I’m so very sorry, I understand, Marisa was so so beautiful and she meant a lot to me just like my sister in law, I will always love her and keep her picture on my wall, I’ll always text her goodnight and good morning even though she’s not here and my hugs are always rent free in your arms I love you and mark so much and I’m so so sorry <3
Martha Meacham - Jul 20, 2021
Our heartfelt condolences. We are heartbroken over your loss. You are in our prayers. Jo-Anne and Martha Meacham
Tonya,James.Suede - Jul 20, 2021
We’re so sorry for your loss, are hearts aches. Please let us know if there’s anything we can do to help, anything. Our prayers are with your family.
Ms. Dee - Jul 20, 2021
My deepest condolences to you Mr. and Mrs. Bless. You will be in our thoughts and prayers.
Pam Rafferty - Jul 20, 2021
Dearest Mark and Diana, I pray that God will grant you peace and comfort during this extremely difficult time. I can't imagine your pain, but God will carry you through. You know I'm just a stones throw away if I can help in any way. Much Love!
Destiny - Jul 20, 2021
Marisa has always been the brightest light in any room she’s stepped into. She’s the kind of person to leave a mark on you for the rest of your life. You will be missed so so much. And you’ll always live in my heart forever. I love you
Doyle Higgins - Jul 20, 2021
I can't believe she's gone. She was such a lively and awesome person. Truly no one else like her. May she rest in Peace
Edmond - Jul 20, 2021
I can’t believe this is real. It only seems like yesterday when we were in college, goofing off and laughing…. I miss you girl, and I’ll see ya soon.
Erica N Merida - Jul 20, 2021
I am so sorry for your loss she was an amazing person great spirit but too young to go I am truly truly sorry my prayers go out to you she will definitely be missed
David Pennekamp - Jul 20, 2021
Mark & Diana: I can't express my feelings right now, I'm in shock. If you need anything at all, let Karen and I know. We will be here for you
Samantha - Jul 20, 2021
I'm so sorry that this happened. Words cannot express.
Terri - Jul 20, 2021
Mark & Diana, words cannot express how deeply hurt my heart is for you two. May God wrap his loving arms around you and bring you comfort in this, your time of need. Please know you guys are in my thoughts and prayers. God Bless you.
Debbie Axt (Michel) - Jul 20, 2021
Mark and Diane I am so sorry for you loss. I know words will not help you, I know your heart is breaking. As a mom my heart breaks for you. You are all in my prayers.