WOOSTER – Dorothy A. Weaver passed away Sunday, May 4 at Glendora Health Care Center.
Calling hours will be Friday, May 9th from 6-8:00 P.M. at the McIntire, Davis and Greene Funeral Home.
Services will be Saturday, May 10th at 11:00 A.M. at the funeral home with the Rev’s. Kenneth thomas and Arnie Kaufman officiating. Interment will be in the Wooster Cemetery.
Memorial contributions, in Dorothy’s name, may be made to the First Church of God, 1953 Akron Road, Wooster, OH 44691
Dorothy was born September 26, 1911 in Wooster the youngest child of Hamen C. Sprankle and Minnie B. (Musselman) Sprankle. She married Ira E. Mike Parker in 1936; he passed away in 1960. In 1962 she married Ernest H. Red Weaver and he preceded her in death in 1991.
Dorothy joined the First Church of God in 1948 and was an active member, singing in the choir, teaching Sunday School and Bible School until her later years. She loved her church and encouraged everyone in her faith. She was a housewife and also worked at Harris Paint Co., Wooster Preserving and The College of Wooster during her lifetime.
Surviving are children; Billy E. (Doris) Parker of Mesquite, TX, Carol A. (Gene) Rood of Wooster and Step-son Ned Weaver. Grandchildren; Jeffrey L. Holcomb of Vilonia, AR, Christopher (Christa) Parker of Bridgeport, WV, Kimberly A. (Edwin) Starr of Conway, AR, Pamela Parker of S. Euclid, OH, Kevin (Denise) Parker of Canfield, OH and Angie A. (Rich) Boyce of Wooster. Step-grandchildren; Amy Weaver of Willoughby, OH, Laura Weaver of Washington, DC, Carrie (Mark) Daniel of TX, Greg (Andrea) McLarty of TX, Becky (Tom) Stanley of Wooster, Nancy (Earl) Justice of Wooster and Christopher (Barbie) Rood of Wooster. Thirteen Great-Grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild and a sister Kathryn Majors of Canton, OH.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers, Walter Sprankle, Frank Sprankle and sisters Grace Morrell, E. Mae Ritter, Daisy Sprankle and an infant sister Estella Sprankle.
Dorothy will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. She served as an inspiration to family and friends through her strength, her humor and her love. Though our hearts are aching, we are and will continue to be blessed with our memories and the life lessons she shared with us.
First Church of God, 1953 Akron Road, Wooster, OH 44691
Saturday, May 10, 2008 at 11:00 A.M.
Friday evening froim 6-8:00 P.M. at the funeral home