Dorothy R. Spencer

Dorothy R. Spencer

PEMBERVILLE: 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, five sisters and one brother preceded Dorothy in death.

Family and friends will be received on Sunday, September 22, 2013 from 2-5 PM at the Marsh Funeral Home, 201 W. Main Street, Woodville, OH. Funeral services will be conducted on Monday, September 23, 2013 at 11 AM from Woodville United Methodist Church, Woodville, OH where there will be additional visitation from 10 AM 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.

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Funeral Home

Marsh & Marsteller Funeral Homes
 Luckey, OH 43443
(419) 833-4011

Published in the News-Messenger on Sept. 21, 2013