Obituaries » Dorothy C. Montgomery
May 19, 1927 - June 1, 2018
Burial Date: June 6, 2018
Services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services, Bluffton. Pastor Wade Melton officiating. Burial will be in Thompson Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. & 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Dorothy C. Montgomery, 91 of Ada passed away June 1, 2018 at VanCrest of Ada. Dorothy was born May 19, 1927 in Mt. Blanchard, Ohio to the late Walter and Gail (Foreman) Gatchell. On June 15, 1952, she married Robert Montgomery who preceded her in death on June 25, 2009.
Dorothy loved being a farm wife and had worked at Fibers (now Findlay Industries). She was a member of Bluffton Trinity United Methodist Church where she was active with the Ladies Missionary group. Dorothy loved to play cards, board games and doing puzzles with her grandchildren. She always had a garden and fruit trees and enjoyed sharing her vegetables and fruit with her family and friends.
Survivors include a daughter, Marsha (Steve) Nesler of Findlay; three sons, Walter (Janis Badertscher) Montgomery of Bluffton, Brian (Rita) Montgomery of Bluffton, Mark (Stacy) Montgomery of Jenera; ten grandchildren, Emily (Ted) Nesler, Kyle Nesler, Olivia (Bryson) Bellow, Maureen (Dustin) Riedel, Celeste Montgomery, Walter Bo Montgomery, Jonathan (Elizabeth) Montgomery, Adam (Rachel) Montgomery, Samantha Montgomery, Jarrett Montgomery; six great grandchildren, Audree, Tydus, Madison and Gabrielle Montgomery, Benjamin Bellow, Sophia Lange and a sister in law, Colene Gatchell of Findlay.
Dorothy was preceded in death by two brothers, Paul Gatchell and David Gatchell; and two sisters, her twin, Doris Risser and Virginia Williams.
Services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services, Bluffton. Pastor Wade Melton officiating. Burial will be in Thompson Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. & 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Bluffton Trinity United Methodist Church.