Tuesday, February 4th, 2014
Complete Obituary
Melba Lowery
  Melba P. Lowery, 92, St. Marys, died at 2:05 p.m. Feb. 2, 2014, at Auglaize Acres.
She was born Sept. 30, 1921, in St. Marys, to Alva and Mary Long Burd. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Clarence Dorsten, Robert Hecht and Charles B. Lowery.
Survivors include three sons, James Dorsten, Piqua, Ronald (Mildred) Dorsten, Wapakoneta, and Daniel "Lee" (Jean) Dorsten, St. Marys; nine grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and 14 great-great-grandchildren.
She retired from Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., St. Marys, after 25 years of service. She attended Buckland United of Christ. Her hobbies included fishing, crocheting and solving word puzzles.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home, Wapakoneta, with Pastor Adrian Sunday officiating. Burial will follow in Elm Grove Cemetery, St. Marys.
Calling is 11 a.m. Thursday until time of service at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the Alzheimer's Foundation.
Condolences may be expressed at www.bayliffandeleyfh.com.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Tonight
39°
Rain Showers
90%
Tomorrow
50°
Chance Rain Showers
49%
Tomorrow Night
44°
Rain Showers Likely
76%
Wednesday
47°
Rain Showers
80%
Wednesday Night
33°
Rain/Snow Likely
60%
Christmas Day
38°
Slight Chance Snow Showers
22%
Thursday Night
33°
Partly Cloudy
6%
Friday
48°
Partly Sunny
8%
Friday Night
35°
Chance Rain
30%
Saturday
37°
Slight Chance Snow
20%
Saturday Night
23°
Mostly Cloudy
14%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_d