Reds' Nuxhall laid to rest

FAIRFIELD, Ohio (AP) - A private funeral service is scheduled
for this morning in Fairfield for former Cincinnati Reds pitcher
and broadcaster Joe Nuxhall.
The public will be able to pay respects during a motorcade to
the cemetery.
The route will pass Nuxhall's golf center and several other
sites that were part of The Ol' Lefthander's life in Fairfield and
Thousands of people, including Reds stars Johnny Bench and Pete
Rose, attended a public visitation yesterday that had to be
extended three hours beyond the planned four hours to accommodate
the throng of mourners.

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