Doreen J. Fesler (nee Rosenthal), 87, of Elyria, passed away Wednesday, February 5, 2014, at the LifeCare Center of Elyria, following a long illness. She was born July 14, 1926 in Elyria and was an Elyria resident for most of her life.
Doreen worked for the Elyria Board of Education as a secretary to the Superintendent for many years. She was an avid Cleveland Indians Baseball fan, and enjoyed bowling, working crossword puzzles, knitting and spending time with her family.
Survivors include her daughter, Diane (Timothy) Court of Columbus; sons, Ken (Heather) Fesler of Grafton and Scott Fesler of Elyria; seven grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and half sisters, Arline Myers of Henderson, Nevada and Patricia Wilson of Elyria.
She was preceded in death by a half sister, Ardell Olsen; and a step sister, Audrey Goldsmith.
The family will receive friends Friday (Today) 5 until 7 P.M., at the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at State Rt. 57), Elyria. Service will be Saturday, February 8, 2014, at 10:30 A.M., in the funeral home. Burial will be at Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst Township.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Macular Degeneration Foundation, Inc., P.O. Box 531313, Henderson NV 89053.