Reynoldsburg – Doris O’Dell Wilcher, 95, of Reynoldsburg, and formerly of Wooster, passedaway-on Monday, January, 28, 2019 at Mt. Carmel East Hospital in Columbus.
She was born March 8, 1923 in Charleston, WV, the daughter of Everett and Lula ThomasO’Dell. She married Rev. George William Wilcher, her husband of 69 years, on September 16,1941. He preceded her in death on May 12, 2011.
Doris was a graduate of Charleston High School in 1940 and attended Asbury College and OhioUniversity in Zanesville. She worked as Executive Secretary to the President of AsburySeminary, Secretary to the Executive Director of Goodwill Industries in Zanesville, Secretary tothe Principal of Oakwood High School in Dayton, Executive Secretary to the President of OhioNational Bank in Chillicothe and finally as Human Resources Officer for National City Bank inColumbus. Doris was very active in United Methodist Mission projects and often hostedmissionary personnel in her home. She was a member of the Wooster United MethodistChurch.
Surviving are her children, Nancy Guldin Sanford (Dale) of Lewis Center, Oh, and RobertWilliam Wilcher, (Joyce) of Frankfort, Ky; grandchildren, Paul Wilcher, Jr. (Noelle), RobertWilcher (Lisa), Carolyn Burke, (John); Susan Fischer, (Brad), Meredith Guerrera, (Andy), ScottGuldin, (Angela): Great Grandchildren, Drew, Will and Jack Fischer; Henry, Charlie and PeterGuerrera, David and Ruth Guldin, Marley, Brecken and Emery Wilcher, Tyler and Ella Burke.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, a son, Paul DavidWilcher, Sr, a brother Edwin O’Dell, a sister, Janet Wiley, and son in law David Guldin.
Memorial Services will be held on Sunday, March 3, 2:00pm at Wesley Ridge, Kimes Chapel2225 Taylor Park Dr., Reynoldsburg, Ohio 43068.
Mcintire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com
Sunday, March 3, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at Wesley Ridge, Kimes Chapel, 2225 Taylor Park Dr., Reynoldsburg, OH 43068
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