Thursday, May 17th, 2007
Former Mercer County resident Dolly Mae Drury, 83, of rural Wapakoneta, died at 11:10 p.m. May 14, 2007, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima.
She was born Aug. 3, 1923, in Middle Point, to Forrest and Ethel Faester Tabler. On April 12, 1945, she married Frederick C. Drury, who died Jan. 11, 2001.
Surviving are two daughters, Judith (Harry) Haggard, Lima, and Joyce (Jim) Miller, Wapakoneta; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Deceased are two brothers and a sister.
She was a homemaker and worked at Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, St. Marys, and the Lima Ordinance Depot and co-managed several apartments with her husband.
Services are 2 p.m. Saturday at Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home, Wapakoneta, the Rev. Elaine Mikesell officiating. There is no burial.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Contributions can be made to the American Lung Association.