Doris M. Carter

  • "Dearest Gram, I am thankful to have been welcomed into..."
    - Holly Conley
  • "My wonderful gram, I love you so...I will always remember..."
  • "Rest in peace sweet lady! I've always admired you!"
    - Mary Code

Services for Doris M. (Winters) Carter, 95, of Willoughby, will be at 12 noon on Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Davis-Babcock Funeral Home, 4154 Clark Avenue, Willoughby. The Rev. Robert D. Schuler will officiate at the service.
Mrs. Carter passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014, at her home.
She was born August 18, 1918, in Willoughby, she was a lifetime resident of Willoughby Hills and Willoughby, residing on River Road for more than 80 years, before moving to the Breckenridge Village Community.
She was a lifelong member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Willoughby
Survivors are her daughter, Judith A. Conley of Clearwater, Fla.; son, Douglas E. (Elaine) Carter of Huntsburg; grandchildren, Michael (Kim) Conley of Dunedin, Fla., Catherine (Jeff) Carlton of Tierra Verde, Fla., John (Holly) Conley, Robert (Jean) Carter, Frederick (Jenna) Carter, Steven (Heather) Carter and Dawn (Kevin) Kozlina; great-grandchildren, Cameron Conley, Halley Conley, Michael Conley, Joshua Carter, Erin Carter, Noel Carter, Connor Kozlina, Alex Kozlina, Meghan Carter, Jacob Carter, Asia Brannon and Mason Carter; and great-great-grandmother of 18. She also leaves many nieces and nephews and their families.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Wendell Carter on February 19, 1997; her parents, Charles and Matilda (Kotsch) Winters; and siblings, William Gertrude, Betty and Eugene.
The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until 12 noon on Wednesday, prior to the service at the funeral home. Final resting place will be in Mentor Cemetery following the service on Wednesday.
In lieu of flowers, the family encourages contributions to the Trinity Lutheran Church, 37728 Euclid Avenue, Willoughby, OH 44094 or Senior Independence Hospice, 38721 Mentor Avenue, Willoughby, OH 44094.
Funeral Home
Davis-Babcock Funeral Home
4154 Clark Avenue Willoughby, OH 44094
(440) 942-1122
Funeral Home Details
Published in on July 29, 2014