Dorothy E. Montgomery

December 22, 1929 ‒ December 18, 2011

Galion, Ohio

Dorothy E. “Dot” Montgomery, 81, of Galion, died Sunday, Dec. 18, 2011 at Morrow County Hospital in Mt. Gilead.

Born Dec. 22, 1929 in Galion, she was the daughter of the late Millard and Viola Frost Bedson. She is survived by her husband, Charles W. “Bill” Montgomery whom she married on Dec. 18, 1954.

Dot was a member of the Trinity Gospel Tabernacle in Galion and a homemaker.

In addition to her husband she is survived by one sister, Janet Ratliff of Mansfield; three nieces, Paula Busler of Galion, Wilma Frank Reynolds of Mansfield and Sandy and Gary Kime of Galion; one nephew, Ralph Rosemary Jolley of Johnsville and numerous, great and great-great nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one brother Junior Bedson.

Friends may call from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 22, 2011 at Richardson-Davis Funeral Home in Galion where funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 22, with Rev. Joe Stafford officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tenn. 38105.

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