Dorothy P. “Dot” Salisbury
October 12, 1920 ‒ August 14, 2016
Formerly of Howard, Ohio
Dorothy P. “Dot” Salisbury, age 95, formerly of Howard, passed away on Sunday, August 14, 2016 at the Bennington Glen Nursing Home in Marengo.
She was born on October 12, 1920 in Fort Wayne, Indiana to the late Theodore and Louise Pape. Dot was employed and retired from Collingswood High School in New Jersey where she was a secretary for over eighteen years. She enjoyed playing bridge, taking long walks, and sitting on her front deck watching the boats and activities on Apple Valley Lake.
Dot is survived by her son Steve (Ann) Salisbury of Raleigh, NC; her daughter Joyce (Cliff) Cook of Sunbury; five grandchildren; and ten great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Dot was preceded in death by her husband Robert Salisbury; her brother Bill Pape; and two sisters, Gert James and Ruth Heine.
Friends may call on Thursday, August 18, 2016 from 10-11AM at the Faith Lutheran Church. A service will follow beginning at 11AM with Pastor Mark Wildermuth officiating. A private burial will take place in Sunbury Memorial Park Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to: Faith Lutheran Church, 170 Mansfield Ave., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.
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