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Parade announced to celebrate life of Carl Lindner Jr.

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CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

A parade will be held on Friday to celebrate the life of Carl Lindner, Jr. who died Monday at the age of 92.

The parade will begin at 9:00 am at Great American Ball Park and is scheduled to end at 10:30 am at the Kenwood Mall. Along the way, the parade route will be passing businesses, churches, and other buildings that Lindner was involved with in Cincinnati.

Organizers of the event say that the parade will give people the opportunity to pay tribute and offer a final farewell and celebrate a life well lived as a devoted Christian, husband, father and businessman.

The route that the parade is scheduled to take is as follows:

  • 9:00 am - Friday, October 21, Great American Ball Park (2nd and Pete Rose Way)
  • Drop down ramp to Pete Rose Way to Broadway
  • Left on Broadway
  • 9:02 am - Left on 4th Street – passing Great American Tower
  • 9:04 am - Continue on 4th Street – passing the Dixie Terminal and 1 E. 4th Street
  • Right on Vine Street
  • 9:06 am - Right on 5th Street – passing Fountain Square
  • 9:07am - Continue on 5th Street – passing the Taft Theater
  • Left on Broadway
  • Left on 6th Street
  • 9:10 am - Continue on 6th Street – passing the Cincinnatian Hotel
  • Right on Elm Street
  • Right on 7th Street
  • Left on Vine Street
  • 9:15 am - Left on 9th Street - passing Otto Armleder School
  • 9:16 am - Right on Elm Street – passing Music Hall
  • Left on 14th Street
  • Left on Central Parkway
  • 9:20 am - Right on Ezzard Charles Drive – passing Cincinnati Police Memorial
  • Right on Linn Street
  • 9:22 am - Left into Carl H. Lindner YMCA
  • Left on Linn
  • 9:24 am - Right on Liberty – passing Lord's Gym
  • 9:25 am - Continue on Liberty – passing St. Francis Seraph School
  • Left on Sycamore Street
  • 9:30 am - Left on Auburn Avenue – thru Christ Hospital
  • Left on Taft / Calhoun Street
  • Right on Clifton Avenue
  • 9:45 am - Right on Martin Luther King Drive – looping onto campus passing UC's Carl H. Lindner College of Business
  • Right on Martin Luther King Drive
  • 9:50 am - Left on Reading Road – Passing Temple Bible College
  • Left on Hickman
  • Left on Harvey
  • Right on Martin Luther King
  • 9:55 am - Right on Burnet Avenue – passing Shriners Hospital and Cincinnati Children's Medical Center
  • Turn right on Forest Avenue
  • Left on Reading Road
  • 10:02 am - Turn right on Dana Avenue – passing Xavier University
  • 10:08 am - Turn left on Montgomery Road – passing 1st Lindner Ice Cream Shop, UDF Main office
  • 10:10 am - Left on Hopkins – passing Carl and Edyth Lindner Children's Learning Center
  • Right on Allison
  • Right on Wanda
  • 10:13 am - Left on Montgomery Road – passing Norwood Administrative Buildings and 10:20 am - Olivet Baptist Church
  • Left on Plainfield Road
  • 10:21 am - Right on South Avenue – passing 1st house growing up
  • 10:21 am - Right on Silverton Avenue – passing 2nd house growing up
  • 10:24 am - Left on Montgomery Road – passing Old Kenwood Mall
  • 10:27 am - Left on Kenwood Road – passing Trio Restaurant
  • 10:30 am -  Parade Concludes

The family has released a narrative of the tour which can be found by clicking here [Lindner.PDF]. 

 

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