Dorothy L. Waller – February 19, 2018

Dorothy L. Waller, 86, of New Philadelphia died Monday, February 19, 2018 in the Amberwood Manor at New Philadelphia.

Born January 12, 1932 in Roswell she was a daughter of the late Phillip and Thelma Conley Smitley. Dorothy was also preceded in death by her husband, Robert C. Waller in 2001; daughter, Linda Bechtel; son, Terry Waller; sisters, Betty Walton, Libby Hahn and her brother, Thomas Smitley.

She had worked at the Puritan Laundry, Lee Hotel and Maurer’s Grill. She enjoyed visiting with family and friends on her porch, going to family reunions and spending time with her grandchildren.

Dorothy is survived by her children, Glen “Bug” (Jackie) Murphy, Patty Grezlik, Thelma Murphy, Larry (Shelly) Murphy, Robin Staley, Deb Tulak, Tom (Elaine) Waller, Tim (Kay) Waller, Teddy (Debbie) Waller; brothers, Clarence (Shirley) Smitley, Danny (Robin) Smitley; sisters, Marge Menapace, Neva Marsh, Shirley Richards; grandchildren, Mike (Valerie) Bechtel, Max (Mindy) Bechtel, Matthews Bechtel, Glen Murphy, Jason (Amy) Grezlik, Gary Smith, Jodi (Travis) Fouts, Don (Ann) Staley, Mitchel Tulak, Tim (Kelly) Huff, Sherry Huff, Holly (Tony) Bailey, Kim (Keith) Petry, Danielle Waller, Todd (Melissa) Waller, Chad (Alyssa) Waller; brother in law, Curtis Houg; son in law, Max Bechtel; 16 great grandchildren niece, Mary Lou Swinderman; close family friends, Danny Korns, Holli Boylan and her beloved cat, Miss Smokey.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, February 22 at 1:30 pm in the Toland-Herzig Funeral Home and Crematory at Dover with Rev. David Wing officiating. Interment will be in the Ridgecrest Memory Gardens. Friends may call at the funeral home one hour prior to the service on Thursday. Those wishing to express their fondest memories of Dorothy may do so by visiting the online obituaries link on the funeral home’s website.

Toland-Herzig Funeral Homes & Crematory
803 North Wooster Avenue
Dover, Ohio 44622