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Friday, July 19, 2013 11:35 PM

Sept. 21, 1931-July 18, 2013


Dolores Mae Remlinger, 81, of Kalida, died at 9:02 a.m. Thursday at St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima.

She was born Sept. 21, 1931, in Ottoville, to Harold and Velva (Schaeffer) Peters, who preceded her in death.

On May 31, 1954, she married Carl H. Remlinger, who died Sept. 25, 1990.

She is survived by seven children, Mark Remlinger, Bruce (Debra) Remlinger, Keith (Linda) Remlinger and Debra Miller all of Kalida, Jeffrey (Margaret) Remlinger of Plainfield, Ill., Diane (Kurt) Utrup of Glandorf and Dan (Samantha) Remlinger of Concord, NC.; 19 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

She was also preceded in death by her sister, Stella (Donald) Briggs.

Dolores was a homemaker. She had worked for Loving Care in Ottawa, Kids Count in Kalida, McDonalds in Ottawa, the Tap Room in Kalida and GTE Sylvania in Ottawa. She was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church, Kalida and its Altar Rosary Society. She was a charter member of the Ohio Polka Boosters, she taught CCD for 26 years until the age of 78 and was a Cub Scout Den Leader. She was a graduate of Ottoville High School. Dolores loved spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren, especially playing cards and games and attending their sporting events. She enjoyed volunteering at The Meadows of Kalida, traveling with her lady friends and their “pinky swears.”

A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Michael Catholic Church, Kalida with the Rev. Mark Hoying officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Sunday and 2-8 p.m. Monday at Love Funeral Home, Ottawa. There will be an Altar Rosary service at 7 p.m. Sunday and a scripture service at 6 p.m. Monday.

Memorials may be made to St. Michael’s Catholic Church or its Religious Education Department.

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