Dorothy L. Shoemaker, 96, of New Carlisle, Ohio passed away Tuesday, August 20, 2013.
She was born March 27, 1917 in Butler County, Ohio the daughter of the late William & Anna (Fogerty) Thompson.
She was an active member since 1948 in the McKendree United Methodist Church, Troy, Ohio.
She is survived by two sisters, Melba (Babe) Schisler and Elaine Thompson; nieces, Karen (Jim) Black, Judy (Vern) Campbell; nephews, Tim (Belinda) Anderson, Keith (Susie) Anderson, Mike Anderson; special niece, Patty Gilliland; other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene (Duke) Shoemaker; three sisters, Marie (Ward) Cobaugh, Marjorie Thompson and Jean (Doug) Anderson; brother-in-law, Richard Schisler; nephew, Rick Schisler; niece, Joyce Ellis.
Visitation will be 9-11 a.m. Friday August 23, 2013 at the Trostel, Chapman, Dunbar & Fraley Funeral Home, New Carlisle, Ohio with funeral services at 11 a.m. in the funeral home with Rev. Jamie Leighty and Rev. Leonard Benson officiating. Burial will be in New Carlisle Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to McKendree United Methodist Church, 2025 Dayton-Brandt Rd, Troy, Ohio 45373 or the Gentiva Hospice, Suite 200, 3085Woodman Dr., Dayton, Ohio 45420.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to www.trostelchapman.com