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Mary E. Doctor

Mary E. Doctor, 96, of Antwerp  passed away Friday, July 19, 2019 at Vancrest of Payne. 

Mary was born in Defiance on November 25, 1922, a daughter of the late Helen (Bertwell) and Benjamin Wilhelm.

Mary worked on the Paulding County election Board for 40 years and had been a church organist.

On Nov. 22, 1951 she married Dwight S. Doctor, Sr. who passed away July 30, 2010.

She will be sadly missed by her children, Dwight, Jr. (Jackie) Doctor of Antwerp, Paul (Marilyn) Doctor of Woodburn, IN &  Alice (Rick) Brehm of Osseo, MI; sister-in-law, Joanne Wilhelm of Saginaw, MI; 23 grandchildren & 1 great grandchild.

Mary was also preceded in death by her brothers, William & Benjamin Wilhelm and granddaughter, Sara Doctor.

Mass of Christian Burial is Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 10:30 am at Divine Mercy Catholic Church, 303 Monroe St. Antwerp.

Viewing is Tuesday, 9 am to 10 am at Dooley Funeral Home, Antwerp.

She will be laid to rest at Maumee Cemetery, Antwerp.

Memorials are to Bargain Bin, 121 S Cherry St, Paulding, OH 45879 or Masses at Divine Mercy Catholic Church, mailing address 417 N. Main St. Paulding OH 45879.

Fond memories may be shared at dooleyfuneralome.com


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A candle was lit in memory of Mary Doctor

Connie Smith Aug 7 2021 1:03 AM

God bless your family, I will always remember all the Doctor women coming into the Antwerp Bee-Argus office to resubscribe for the paper and it was a real reunion with my mother ans I can still hear the laughter as they enjoyed the visit and Mary was a loyal reader,

SANDRA TEMPLE Jul 24 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Mary Doctor

Carol Chilcote-Lintner Jul 24 2019 12:00 AM

Prayers sent to you and your family from mom Billie Jackson and myself

Lily (Jacqui Jackson) De Lauer Jul 23 2019 12:00 AM

Our deepest sympathy .... there will always be your memories....

Ray & Linda Hertel Jul 22 2019 12:00 AM

A SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent on July 22, 2019

Our loving thoughts embrace you during this difficult time. Keeping you in our prayers. Rich and Jeannie Dunderman

Expression of Sympathy Jul 22 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Mary Doctor

Sue Jordan Jul 22 2019 12:00 AM

Sandy, Paul and Alice, I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your Mom. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your families. Your Mom had a good long life and she was a strong person. I am sorry that I will not be able to attend the funeral but know that my prayers are with you.

Michelle Wilhelm Brown Jul 22 2019 12:00 AM

Paul, Marily and Family,
It was always a delight to vist with Mary. She shared so much of her wisdom with us. It was such a blessing to know her and a comfort to know that we shall all be reunited in the loving embarce of God!
Jim, Amy and Family

James & Amy G Breckler Jul 22 2019 12:00 AM


Expression of Sympathy Jul 21 2019 12:00 AM

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