Saturday, November 16, 2013

Dorothy Jean Shroyer (November 14, 2013)

Dorothy Jean Shroyer, age 85, of Greenville, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 5:42 PM at the Brethren Retirement Community in Greenville, Ohio. She was born on November 20, 1927 in Darke County, Ohio, to the late Robert R. & Mildred E. (Deeter) Klipstine.

She is survived by her daughters and sons in law, Judy Voiles of Greenville, Janie & Butch Clark of Bradford, Joann & Bob Nelson of Greenville and Janet & Jim Hunt of Greenville; son and daughter in law, Mike & Sue Shroyer of Greenville; grandchildren: Matt and Melissa Voiles, Mandy & Chad Garrett, Rob & Joan Clark, Angie & Matt Kolb, Mark & Dusti Toman, Jason Toman, Jamie Looker, Amy and Justin Schoen, Julie and Kevin Stringer, Heather Hunt, Ashley Beatty, Melissa Shroyer, Nicki and Jared Glilespie and Danielle Larson; 26 great grandchildren; sisters in law and brothers in law, Connie and Robert Hill of Englewood, Ohio, Larry Shaw of Fairview Heights, Ohio, Evelyn Klipstine of Greenville and Nancy Klipstine of West Milton, Ohio; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband Robert “Bob” Shroyer whom she married on November 27, 1948; brothers, Robert & Richard Klipstine; son in law, Tom Voiles

Dorothy was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Greenville. She loved gardening and working with flowers, playing the organ and was an avid Reds fan.

There will be a service held on Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 2:00 PM at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio, with Pastor Peter Menke officiating. Burial will follow in the Gettysburg Cemetery, Gettysburg, Ohio. Family will receive friends on Tuesday, November 19, 2013 from 5-8 PM at the funeral home.

It is the wishes of the family that memorial contribution be given to St. Paul Lutheran Church. Condolences for the family may be expressed through