Austintown- Funeral services will be held 11 AM Friday at the Lane Funeral Home-Austintown Chapel for Dorothy L. Messer, age 80 of Austintown who died early Sunday morning at her home.
Dorothy was born Sept. 4, 1929 in Barberton, OH and was the daughter of the late Howard and Myrtle (Gaugler) Wellons. She had formerly been a hostess at Dutch Pantry and Perkins Restaurant and had last been employed at Wal-Mart in the jewelry department. She had been a volunteer for the Salvation Army and enjoyed bingo.
Her husband, Robert O. Messer whom she married June 1950 died June 25, 1973. She is survived by a son, John R. Messer of Austintown, two brothers Howard Wellons of Toledo, Robert (Betty) Wellons Allentown, Pa. and six grandchildren, Amy (James) Spencer, Robert (Angela) Messer, Joseph Messer, Jennifer (Dan) Fu, Justin Messer, Joshua (Brandie) Messer, six great grandchildren and her companion, John Aquisto. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, her son Jack and a sister Carol Messer.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 5-8 PM Thursday.
Read Dorothy Messer's Obituary and Guestbook on lanefuneralhomes.com.