Delores "Dee" Garber

April 26, 1929 - December 22, 2018
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Delores Marie “Dee” Garber, of Dover and formerly of Bolivar, died Saturday, December 22, 2018 in Park Village Health Care Centre at Dover.

Born in Massillon, Ohio on April 26, 1929, Delores was a daughter of the late Clarence R. and Marie (Wilhelm) Setterlin.

She was a 1947 graduate of the former Bolivar Hig…

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Delores Marie “Dee” Garber, of Dover and formerly of Bolivar, died Saturday, December 22, 2018 in Park Village Health Care Centre at Dover.

Born in Massillon, Ohio on April 26, 1929, Delores was a daughter of the late Clarence R. and Marie (Wilhelm) Setterlin.

She was a 1947 graduate of the former Bolivar High School and a longtime member of St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Bolivar. She was also a member of the Bolivar American Legion Auxiliary and the Canton Shuffle Board Club. In her free time, Delores enjoyed bowling and in later years, she enjoyed a very special relationship with William Zutavern.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Rebecca S. Garber and Bishop Raymond Schultz of Nanaimo, BC, Canada; a brother-in-law Edgar Maurer of Canton; a nephew, Edward (Janet) Maurer of Massillon; two grand-nieces, Rebecca and Olivia Maurer; a niece, Sharon (Maurer) “Houston” Hooper of Massillon and a grand-niece Hayden Hooper.

In addition to her parents, Delores was preceded in death by her husband, Kent Garber whom she married on September 5, 1948 and a sister Barbara K. (Setterlin) Maurer.

In keeping with her wishes, her body is to be cremated through the care of Geib’s Tuscarawas Valley Crematory. The family will greet guests during a memorial service January 3 2018 at 11 AM in the St. Paul’s Lutheran Church with Pastor Mike Pozzuto officiating. Burial will follow in Ft. Laurens Cemetery at Bolivar.

The family requests that memorial contributions be made to St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 156 Poplar Street, Bolivar, OH, 44612

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Service Information

Service Information

Date: Thursday, January 3, 2019

Time: 11:00 am

St. Paul Lutheran Church - Bolivar

Address:

156 Poplar St.
Bolivar, OH 44612

Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, January 3, 2019

Fort Laurens Cemetery

Address:

10962 Fort Laurens Rd NW
Bolivar, OH 44612

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Donation Information

St. Paul Lutheran Church - Bolivar

PO Box 377
Bolivar, OH 44612

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Born: April 26, 1929
Died: December 22, 2018

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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

Randy Simers posted on 1/2/19

Dee was a delight to see in church for many years. She always smiled whenever we met. It always made my day. She will be missed from our presence, but Heaven is a bit brighter with Dee there.

 

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