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Thursday, May 01, 2014 8:24 PM

Nov. 25, 1917-April 30, 2014

DELPHOS — Doris M. Dice, 96, of Delphos died at 9:15 p.m. Wednesday at Vancrest Healthcare Center, Delphos.

She was born Nov. 25, 1917, in Allen County to Forest and Beatrice (Miller) Faulder, who preceded her in death.

On Feb. 15, 1937, she married William Dice, who died on July 13, 1998.

Survivors include a son, Harold Dice of Milford; two grandchildren, Jeff (Michelle) Emch of Perrysburg and Jenny Calcamuggio of Carmel, Indiana; and three great-grandchildren, Stephanie and Megan Emch and Nicholas Calcamuggio.

She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Myrna Emch; sister- and brother-in-law, Richard and Zelma Grone; a son-in-law, Brooke Emch; and a grandchild, Carl Calcamuggio.

Mrs. Dice was a former employee of Holtzapple, Inc., and in her earlier years, she worked at Westinghouse. She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church, a former member of the Eastern Star and Morris Chapel United Methodist Church, where she was known for her homemade noodles and strawberry shortcake. She and her husband, Bill, were active volunteers at the Allen County Fair in their retirement years.

Doris loved to knit and made beautiful sweaters for her family. She was known for her country cooking and loved animals. She enjoyed camping with her family and traveled through most of the United States. She and Bill will be fondly remembered for their fabulous family gatherings they generously hosted at their home.

Funeral services will begin at 2 p.m. Saturday at Harter and Schier Funeral Home, the Rev. David Howell officiating. Burial will be in Walnut Grove Cemetery.

Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. today and one hour prior to the service Saturday at the funeral home.

Preferred memorials are to Trinity United Methodist Church of The Right to Life Foundation.

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