'Together Again'Doris 'Dodi' Dieter
87, passed away Feb. 2, 2014. Dodi was born in Cleveland and had resided in Massillon the past 14 years with her daughter and son-in-law and in Cuyahoga Falls and Stow most of her life. She was a 1944 graduate of Cuyahoga Falls High School and a 1946 graduate of Bowling Green University. She was a member and active alumni of Alpha Xi Delta Sorority at Bowling Green and retired from Botnik Builders as a secretary in 1990 with 30 years service. She had been an active member of the Bethany United Church of Christ in Cuyahoga Falls and more recently a member of the New Apostolic Church in Massillon. She loved golfing, bowling, knitting and her bridge clubs.
Preceded in death by her husband, Robert H; son, Jeff Dieter; parents, Elmer and Mary Ackerman; and brother, Gordon Ackerman. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Marcia and James Kerry Bidwell of Massillon; daughter-in-law, Barbara Dieter of Murfreesboro, Tenn.; seven grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and many friends.
The family will greet friends from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 6 in The Clifford-Shoemaker Funeral Home, 1930 Front St. Cuyahoga Falls where a funeral service will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7. Friends may call beginning at 12:30 p.m. Friday. Interment Oakwood Cemetery. In lieu of other remembrances, memorials may be made to the Cleveland Society for the Blind, 1909 W. 101st St. Cleveland, OH 44106. Her video tribute will be viewable at
Clifford-Shoemaker Funeral Home
1930 Front Street Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221
Published in The Repository from Feb. 5 to Feb. 6, 2014