Archbold, OH

Dorothy A. Grime

Dorothy A. Grime, age 77 years, of Archbold, passed away Monday afternoon, Feb. 18, 2008, at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold, where she had resided since Nov. 13, 2006.

She was born May 31, 1930, at Wauseon, a daughter of Otto and Ruth (Baker) Brodbeck. She married Daryl “Sam” Grime on March 22, 1947, and he preceded her in death on Oct. 25, 1999.

A lifelong resident of the Archbold area, she worked at ITT Higbie in Archbold for 30+ years, and since at Sauder Village.

She was a volunteer for Fulton County Christmas Cheer. She attended the First Church of God in Wauseon, and was a member of the Archbold American Legion Auxiliary.

She is survived by three sons, Sam E. (Mary Anne) Grime, Ed J. (Risë) Grime, and Mark L. (Melody) Grime, all of Archbold; one daughter, Pamela Johnson of Bryan; six grandchildren, Stephen (Kylie) Johnson, Katie (Shawn) Hurst, Jordan Grime, Philip Grime, Jenna Grime, and Kelsi Grime; one brother, Howard “Cy” (Hattie) Brodbeck of Manitou Beach, Mich.; and a sister-inlaw, Donna Dehnbostel of South Lyon, Mich.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; one sister, Helen Semer; and a sisterin law, Dorothea Garman.

Memorial services will be held on Saturday at 11 am at the First Church of God in Wauseon with Pastor Wesley W. Glines officiating. Interment will precede in the Johnson Cemetery near Archbold.

Friends may call at the Short Funeral Home in Archbold from 2-8 pm on Friday. The family suggests that memorials be given to the Archbold American Legion Auxiliary or the donor’s choice.

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