Victoria Lynn Otis

OTIS Victoria "Vicki" Lynn Otis, 66, of Celina, OH, died 2:13 a.m. January 22, 2013 at Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH. Born September 11, 1946 in Celina, OH to Dr. James J. Otis and Betty Hamel, who are deceased. She was a teacher. Member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Celina, the Association of Managers Gynecology and Obstetrics, National Association of Female Executives, American Association of University Women, The Ohio State University Alumni Association, Kansas City Friends of the Zoo and the World Wildlife Fund. Graduate of Celina Senior High and was crowned Miss Lake Festival Queen in 1964. She then graduated from Loretto Catholic University, Denver, COLO. She taught 4th grade two years at the Immaculate Conception School, Celina. She returned to college and studied at The Ohio State University. She became the administrator of OB/GYN at the University of Kansas Medical Center for 15 years. Survived by brother, Jim and Jan Otis, Chesterfield, MO; sisters, Jeannie Otis Hamm, Dublin, OH, Sharon and Jim Grimaud, St. Louis, MO; 11 nieces and nephews; 16 great-nieces and nephews. Visitation Friday 4-7 p.m. at CISCO FUNERAL HOME, Celina, OH. Service 10 a.m. Saturday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church with Fr. Kenneth Schnipke, C.PP.S., officiating. Burial North Grove Cemetery. Condolences may be left at
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Jan. 25, 2013