BURBANK Dora Tharp, 86 of Burbank passed away on Tuesday, September 15, 2015 at Burbank Parke Care Center in Burbank.
She was born November 29, 1928 in Holmes County, the daughter of Charles and Cora Crilow Gilt.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Holmesville Church of Christ. She enjoyed spending time with her family, gardening, listening to country music and going out with her sisters to listen to music. She also enjoyed shopping at Walmart and watching people.
Dora is survived by her children, Mary (Robert) Marrero of Wooster, Wanda Patterson of Millersburg, Carl (Jean) Tharp of Fredericksburg and Becky Roudebush of Wadsworth; 11 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and 9 great-great-grandchildren and a sister Amanda Amstutz of Sugarcreek and her cat, Sugar.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Lewis William Tharp, a grandchild, sons-in-law, Joe Patterson and Hal Roudebush, brothers Carl Gilt, Alvin Gilt and Charles Chuck Gilt and sisters, Lizzie Proper, Eva Burner.
Graveside services will be held on Thursday at 3:00 p.m. at the Prairie Township Cemetery with the Rev. Roger Warnes officiating.
McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.
Those who wish may make contributions to Crossroads Hospice, 3743 Boettler Oaks Dr., Suite E, Green, OH 44685.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com
Crossroads Hospice, 3753 Boettler Oaks Dr., Suite E, Green, OH 44685
Graveside service on Thursday, September 17, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. at the Prairie Township Cemetery
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