Dorothy Spencer


Dorothy R.

Dorothy R. Spencer, age 91, formerly of Woodville, OH, most recently of Pemberville, OH, passed away on Friday, September 20, 2013 at Otterbein Portage Valley Retirement Village, Pemberville, OH. She was born on April 20, 1922, in Milan, MI, to John and Clara (Lucke) Roof. The family moved to Woodville, where she graduated and lived most of her life. Dorothy mixed homemaking with work at a number of local businesses in the 60's, 70's, and 80's, finishing her career at Hidden Hills Golf Course. In her spare time, she was an avid golfer, bowler, and enjoyed playing cards. Her memberships

included: Woodville United Methodist Church, American Legion Auxiliary #455, Fremont Eastern Stars and was also a member of the VFW Auxiliary.

Her loving family survives her, daughters, Sharon Miller, Barb (Guy) Frindell; son, John Spencer; grandchildren, Robert Miller, James (Stacey) Miller, Melissa Miller, Joseph Hebert, Aimee Byrd; great-grandchildren, Logan Miller, Connor Miller, Kayla Byrd, Alexandrew Lawrence, Vincent Costillo. Her husband, Herbert; son-in-law, Johnnie Miller. 5 sisters and 1 brother preceded Dorothy in death.

Family and friends will be received on Sunday, September 22, 2013, from 2-5 p.m. at the Marsh Funeral Home, 201 W. Main Street, Woodville, OH. Funeral services will be conducted on Monday, September 23, 2013, at 11 a.m. from Woodville United Methodist Church, Woodville, OH, where there will be additional visitation from 10 a.m. until time of services. Officiating will be Rev. Carol Williams-Young. Interment will be in Westwood Cemetery, Woodville, OH. A bereavement luncheon will be served at Woodville United Methodist Church, Woodville immediately following the cemetery committal services. In lieu of flowers, considerations for memorial contributions are to Otterbein - Portage Valley Retirement Village or Woodville United Methodist Church, Woodville, OH. Those wishing to express a word of encouragement, share a memory or photo may do so at

Funeral Home

Marsh Funeral Homes
 Luckey, OH
(419) 833-4011

Published in Toledo Blade on Sept. 21, 2013