Dorothy Grill

GRILL, Dorothy M. (Bucey), 85, of Toronto, OH, passed away Monday, January 28, 2013, in the Laurels Nursing Home in Steubenville, OH.

Dorothy was born October 15, 1927, in Toronto, OH, daughter of the late Howard and Mary Karaffa Bucey.

Dorothy was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Toronto, OH. She was a retired teacher having taught 4th grade for Toronto City Schools for 33 years. Dorothy was a member of the State Retired Teachers Group.

In addition to her parents, Dorothy was preceded in death by her brother, Bill Bucey.

Dorothy is survived by her husband of 61 years, Elbert A. Grill of home whom wed on October 5, 1951; her two daughters, Lisa (Benny) Lonchar of Clinton, PA and Lezlie (Dan) DiBucci of Allison Park, PA; her four brothers, Paul (Patsy) of Corpus Christi, TX, Dave (Joyce) of Mentor, OH, Dan (Pam) of Huntsville, AL and John (Kathy) of Durnee, IL; her sister Mary Ellen “Sugie” (Oliver) Waggoner of Toronto, OH. Dorothy also leaves behind her seven grandchildren, Justin, Tyler, Matthew and Camryn Lonchar and Jordan, Joshua and Taylor DiBucci.

A Memorial Service for Dorothy will be held on Thursday, January 31st at 1p.m. with an hour of vistation prior to the service from noon to 1p.m. at the J.E. Foster Funeral Home 701 Findley St. in Toronto, OH. Rev. Kevin Rinkes will officiate her service and burial will be held at the convenience of the family.

Memorial donations in lieu of flowers may be made in Dorothy’s memory to the First United Methodist Church 6th and Main St. Toronto, OH 43964.

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