Doris E. (Gilbert) Hirt(1922 - 2013)

CLYDE - Doris E. Hirt, 91, of Clyde, died Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, at the Willows in Bellevue.

She was born Aug. 15, 1922, in Green Creek Township, Sandusky County, to the late Leroy and Crystal Dawn (Gilbert) Gilbert.

Doris graduated from Clyde High School in 1941 and had worked in the cafeteria for Clyde schools for many years. She was a long-time member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, in Clyde.

On Sept. 17, 1942, she married Rollin F. Hirt. He preceded her in death on Nov. 19, 1999.

She is survived by her children, Sandra (Bill) Jay, of Fremont; and Gary Hirt (LaDonna Tarris), of Clyde; four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and her sister-in-law, Phyllis Gilbert, of Clyde.

In addition to her parents and her husband, Doris was also preceded in death by her brother, Robert Gilbert.

Visitation will be 3-7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7, at the Mitchell-Auxter Funeral Home, 218 S. Main St., Clyde. Her funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8, at the funeral home with the Rev. Mike Tamorria officating. Burial will follow in McPherson Cemetery, Clyde.

Memorials may be given to the American Cancer Society or to St. Paul's Lutheran Church.

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Funeral Home

Mitchell-Auxter Funeral Home
218 South Main Street Clyde, OH 43410
(419) 547-9451
Published in The Bellevue Gazette on Oct. 5, 2013