She was energetic, full of life and a generous friend to all.
She is survived by her loving father, Morris Kaplan; beloved children: Deborah (Buckner) Tomlin and David Mink; much loved sister, Dana Camodeca (Dr.
Shirley was born and raised in Columbus, Ohio, and lived most of her life in Louisville, Kentucky.
She spent many years working alongside her husband as a bookkeeper for their company.
She was an insurance agent for Shelter Insurance and was an active member of the American Legion, Post #113.
She was an avid reader, enjoyed cooking for her father, playing cards and spending every moment possible with her grandchildren.
Born May 6, 1933, to Morris and Bess Sotsky Plattus of Louisville, he was the youngest brother of James, Robert and Jeanne (Wasserman).
His business lunches at The Terrace restaurant on top of the Kaden Tower were lengendary.He was also past President of the local chapter of The Building Owners and Management Association and served 12 years as Chairman of The Louisville Metro Parks Board.He served on the University of Louisville Cardinal Athletic Fund, was a Board member of the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, and was a two term Board member of the Regional Airport Authority of Louisville and Jefferson County.He is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Barbara "Bobbie;" sons: Dr.Lawrence (Tracy) and Craig Rouben (Willow); daughters: Leann Culbertson (Mark) and Celeste Barone (Tom) of Davidson, NC; grandchildren: Alec Rouben and Hudson Rouben, Tessa and Seth Culbertson, and Harrison and Kyle Barone; also brother Alvin Rouben (Dorothy) of San Diego, CA; and sister, Leba Frank (Werner); as well as many lifelong family and friends.