Dorothy Ellen (Ward) Mabry

December 15, 1936 ~ October 21, 2021 (age 84)

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     Dorothy Ellen (Ward) Mabry, 84, of Mansfield, Ohio, went to be with her Lord and Savior, on October 21, 2021        

Dorothy was born on December 15, 1936, in Mansfield, to Glenn F. and Margaret (Frontz) Ward.  She had been a member of Mansfield Baptist Temple where she attended Toppers for many years. She enjoyed gardening, flowers, collecting bells, going to flea markets and family cookouts.

She is survived by her children, Ronald (Bonnie) Wallace, Mark (Carolyn) Wallace, Mike (Ruthie) Wallace, and Chuck (Sherry) Wallace all of Mansfield; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren; brothers, Fred (Denise) Ward and Terry (Glenna) Ward of Perrysville, and Jason (Karen) Ward of Mansfield; and her canine buddy, JoJo.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents Glenn F. and Margaret (Frontz) Ward and Mom Julia (Schwab) Ward, David Wallace (Father of her 4 sons), her husband Edison Mabry, her brothers Jim Ward, Glenn Ward, and David Ward.

Calling hours will be on Wednesday October 27, 2021 from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Werner-Gompf Funeral Services, ltd, 1106 Park Avenue East, Mansfield. Funeral services will follow at 1:30 p.m. at the funeral home with Paul Allen officiating. Burial will be in Mansfield Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions may be made to Love Like Home,  Health Care though Werner-Gompf Funeral home.

The family would like to thank the wonderful caregivers who helped care for Dorothy over the past year. Thanks to Amy Lancaster, Grace Johnson, Carol Kline, Matt Etzinger, Courtney Copeland, and the late Betty Reed for your compassionate care.

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October 27, 2021

12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Werner - Gompf Funeral Services (Park Avenue East, Mansfield)

Funeral Service
October 27, 2021

1:30 PM
Werner-Gompf Funeral Services, ltd.
1106 Park Avenue East
Mansfield, OH 44905

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