Dorothy J. Curry, age 87, of Edon, Ohio, died at 5:35 P.M. on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice, where she was a patient. Mrs. Curry was a 1944 graduate of Fremont (Indiana) High School and was a devoted homemaker and farm wife to her husband, Donald. She was a member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Edon, where she was a member of the Altar Guild.
Dorothy J. Curry was born on December 8, 1926, in Fremont, Indiana, the daughter of Leon and Helen (Gill) Dotts. She married her husband of sixty-eight years on July 14, 1945, in Angola, Indiana, and he survives.
Survivors also include her children, Becky (Dale) Kunkel, of Montpelier, Ohio, Penny (Ron) Held, of Bryan, Ohio, Wendy (Dennis) Oberlin, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, David (Patti) Curry, of Edon, Kathy (Tim) Westhoven, of Bowling Green, Ohio, Lyle (Barb) Curry, of Edon, and Sally (Tim) Walters, of Schertz, Texas, sixteen grandchildren and twenty-two great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one brother, Robert Dotts.
Services will be held on Saturday, March 8, 2014, at 1:00 P.M. in St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Edon, with Pastor Roger Marlow officiating. Interment will follow in the Edon Cemetery. Visitation will be held for two hours prior to the service, beginning at 11:00 A.M., in the church.
Memorials are requested to St. Peter’s Lutheran Church Memorial Foundation.
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