Singer Mary Ellen Tanner, of "Bob Braun Show" & Local Stages, Dies

Mary Ellen Tanner, whose voice carried through episodes of Cincinnati's Bob Braun Show and regularly on local stages such as those at Chez Nora and Dee Felice, has passed away.

Tanner died Saturday at her Covington home after a brief illness, according to the Cincinnati Enquirer.

John Kiesewetter, the paper's TV & media reporter, said that Tanner was a native of Covington and a 1964 graduate of Beechwood High School.

See a collection of photos through the years of Tanner at the Kenton County Library's Faces & Places page.