Dorothy Elizabeth Reynolds, 89, of Wilmington, died Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at Kettering Medical Center.
Her husband, James Edward "Mike" Reynolds, preceded her in death Feb. 26, 2002.
They were married Oct. 14, 1950.
Mrs. Reynolds was born in Guernsey County, Ohio, a daughter of the late James Frederick Dudley and Susan A. Earley Dudley.
She was raised in Brookside, a graduate of Bridgeport High School and Elliott College.
Prior to her marriage, she worked in the business office at Wheeling Steel.
After raising her children, Mrs. Reynolds went back to work and eventually retired from the City of Wilmington Water Department where she was the billing manager.
She was a member of the Wilmington United Methodist Church and the Order of the Eastern Star.
Mrs. Reynolds is survived by two sons, James M. "Skip" (Helen) Reynolds, of Wilmington, and Kevin Jay (Cathy) Reynolds, of Martinsville; a daughter, Tari Sue (Randy) Mabry, of Wilmington; 15 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her husband and parents, a brother, James Edward Dudley, and two sisters, Jane Lee Dudley and Patricia Ann Moore, are preceded in death.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Monday, June 30, at the Wilmington United Methodist Church, 50 E. Locust St., Wilmington, with Rev. Dean Feldmeyer officiating.
Burial will be in Sugar Grove Cemetery.
Friends may call from 10-11 a.m., Monday, June 30, at the Wilmington United Methodist Church.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to the Wilmington U.M.C. Youth Mission Fund, 61 E. Main St., Suite 4, Wilmington, OH 45177 or to the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Development Dept., "In Memory of Dorothy Reynolds," P.O. Box 5202, Cincinnati, OH 45201-5202.
Reynolds-Smith Funeral Home, 327 N. South St., Wilmington, is serving the family. For more information or to sign the registry of condolences, visit www.smithandsonfuneralhomes.com.