June 24, 1912-May 14, 2012
Dorothy Ellen Loveridge, 99, of Lima, died at 5:10 p.m. on Monday at Vancrest Health Care Center in Delphos.
She was born on June 24, 1912, in Oakwood to Claude and Edith (Alspach) Brillhart, who preceded her in death.
On Dec. 24, 1943, she married Budd T. Loveridge, who died on June 29, 1975.
Surviving are two daughters, Cheryl L. Pelasky of Delphos and Karen L. (Dale) Fair of Elida; four grand children, Amanda (Vince) DeLuca, Kurt Leahey, Shawna (Dale) Jones, and John Pelasky; two stepgrandchildren, Amy (Randy) Staley and Adam (Marta) Fair; and five great-grandchildren, and five stepgreat-grandchildren.
She was also predeceased by three brothers, Harold Brillhart, Harley Brillhart and Wilbur Brillhart.
Mrs. Loveridge was a 79-year member of Ida Rebekah Lodge #391 (Spencerville); Trinity Chapter 316 OES; White Shrine of Jerusalem #20; Shawnee Grange; former member of Grace United Methodist Church, and Grace United Women; current member of Trinity United Methodist. She had worked at Kresge’s of Lima for 14 years and then taught at Carosell Beauty College for 10 years. She and her husband also owned Loveridge Trailer Haven in Lima for many years.
Funeral service will begin at 10 a.m. on Monday at the Chamberlain-Huckeriede Funeral Home, the Rev. John Medaugh officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery, Lima, OH.
The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Vancrest Health Care Center Activity Fund, 1425 E. 5th St., Delphos, Ohio, 45833
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.chamberlainhuckeriede.com