Dolores E. Worner

August 13, 1929 ‒ April 29, 2015

Bellville, Ohio

BELLVILLE: Dolores E. Worner of Bellville, passed away Wednesday morning April 29, 2015 in Galion Pointe Nursing Home. She was 85.

Dolores was born August 13, 1929 in Bellville to parents Myles & Pauline Weller and was graduated from Bellville High School. She retired after 30 years of service as a school teacher and principal.

On February 8, 1952 she married Walter David Worner and they shared almost 60 wonderful years of marriage until he passed away in 2011. They are together again.

Dolores is survived by children Tim Worner of Texas, Betsy Johnson of Columbiana, and Jennifer (David) McCombs of Mt. Gilead; five grandchildren; three great grandchildren; a brother Andy Weller  of Bellville; and a brother-in-law Thomas Worner of Mansfield.

Along with her parents and loving husband David, she was preceded in death by a brother Donley Weller.

Friends are invited to meet 10 am Saturday, May 30, 2015 in Bellville Cemetery where her family is holding their own service.

Memorial contributions may be sent to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105 or made online at

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  • so sorry for your loss. May you find peace in God who gives comfort in all our tribulations (2corinthians 1:3,4)

  • My thoughts and prayers are with your in this time. I loved your mom’s bubbly personality and warm hospitality! I’m glad I had the opportunity to have known her.

  • What a blessing to have known Delores! Loving her Son afforded me another set of parents, 2 Sisters/brother-in-laws, children & grandchildren to extend my family circle. The memories we all have will last forever although we will miss her warm smile and infectious laugh. My sincerest condolences to all who loved her which is many.


  • So many fond memories of “Mrs Worner”, because I new her as my teacher! She was a wonderful inspiration to all her students, many of them my siblings! But I also remember Delores as a loving & warm Mother & wife. She raised and adored her beautiful family, along with David, her husband. “Mrs. Worner” made the world a better place & she will be missed!