Dorothy L. “Dot” Ramsier

December 16, 1941 ‒ August 23, 2019

Mount Gilead, Ohio

Dorothy L. “Dot” Ramsier, age 77, of Mount Gilead, passed away Friday morning, August 23, 2019, at Marion General Hospital following a short illness.

Dot was born on December 16, 1941, in Columbus, OH, to the late Harold C. and Garnet V. (Davis) Dewey. She graduated from Lodi High School with the class of 1959.

On December 21, 1962, Dot married the love of her life, Robert E. “Bob” Ramsier in Lodi, OH.

For many years, Dot worked for St. Ann’s Hospital in billing and insurance. She also worked for Francis Smith Insurance and Graham Insurance.

A woman of faith, Dot was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church. She loved meeting for lunch with the class of ’59 at the Edison Depot. Dot also loved to play solitaire and watch TV, especially Judge Judy.

She will be dearly missed by her husband of 57 years, Bob; children: David Ramsier of Mount Gilead and Bruce Ramsier of Mount Gilead; grandchildren: Jesse (Samantha) Ramsier of Mount Vernon and Haiden Ramsier of Mount Gilead; her sister, Virginia Potes; and numerous nieces, nephews, and brother and sister in laws.

Dot was preceded in death by her parents: Harold and Garnet; and a brother, William Dewey.

Per Dot’s wishes, a private family burial will take place at Maple Grove Cemetery.

Snyder Funeral Homes of Mount Gilead are honored to have been chosen to serve Dot’s family and your condolences may be expressed to them by visiting

  • Bob, Bruce and David. I am sorry for your loss, you have my deepest sympathy. Find comfort in your memories of Dot. You will be in my thoughts and prayer for healing and comfort.
    Your neighbor Kim Roberts

  • So very sorry for your loss . Dot was always a warm, friendly and generous woman. She donated to the Mount Gilead Clothes Closet yearly and always downplayed it when I would run into her at the grocery. She will be missed by many in our community.

  • Bob, Dave and Bruce, I am so sorry for your loss. We have been Friends for many years, and I will miss her. All of you are in my thoughts and prayers.

  • To all of Dorothy’s family: Please accept our heartfelt sympathy. She was a loving, devoted mom who was so proud of her sons and her family. It was always a joy to see her and visit a bit. May God bless you and give you peace.

  • Sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers be with your family during your time of sorrow. May Dorothy rest in peace in heaven.

  • Dear Bob, Bruce and David-

    Dot was always one of my favorite clients. We always had a good laugh or two when we met to do taxes. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

    Sincerely, Jan Hall

  • Bob, Bruce, and Dave, we are so sorry to hear of Dot’s passing. We enjoyed her during the boys football years. Prayers are with you all.

  • Dear Bob and family,

    So sorry for your loss and ours, as Dot was a great friend and classmate.
    You’re all in our prayers.

    Ken and Patty Zsarnay