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Dorothy E. Buettner PDF Print
Monday, December 09, 2013 9:00 PM

April 23, 1921-Dec. 9, 2013

 

Dorothy E. Buettner, 92, of Delphos died at 1:05 p.m. Monday at Vancrest Healthcare Center.

She was born April 23, 1921, in Columbus Grove to Thomas L. and Leona (Miller) Jones, who preceded her in death.

She married Gene Buettner, who preceded her in death.

Survivors include a son, James (Mary Lou) Buettner of Belmont, Mich.; four daughters, Sharon (Jim) Fortener of Delphos, Charlyn Granger of Coldwater, Barbara (Tom) Case of Coldwater and Jacalyn Buettner of Orinda, Calif.; a sister, Betty Tiernan of Delphos; 13 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Rod Tiernan.

She was a beautician for 21 years.

She enjoyed painting, bridge and was an avid fisherman. She was a 1939 graduate of Delphos Jefferson High School.

Dottie owned and operated her beauty shop for 27 years and was the first president of the Alpha Delta Sorority in Delphos. She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church and was a past member of the Eastern Star where she served as Matron for seven years. She was also a Phi Kappa Tau house mother at Bowling Green State University for 13 years.

A memorial celebration of her life will be celebrated at a later, the Rev. David Howell officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to Vancrest Nursing Home in Delphos.

To leave online condolences for the family, please go to www.harterandschier.com.

Last Updated on Tuesday, December 10, 2013 9:32 PM
 

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