SEARS, Dorothy “Dodie” C.

SEARS, Dorothy “Dodie” C.
Dorothy “Dodie” C. Sears (nee Goodrich), age 78.  Beloved wife of the late Robert.  Dearest mother of Robert (Karla), James (Sheila), and the late William (Anna).  Loving grandmother of Melanie (deceased), Melinda, James Jr. (Amanda), Daniel (Sarah), Cassandra (Colby) Williams, Carissa (Brett) Hoyer, Jocelyn (Bryan) Wolff, Kristen (Jordan), and William Jr.  Step grandmother of three.  Great grandmother of 14.  Dear sister of William (Marybeth), Ardis Allen, Michael Evans, and the late Jack (Roberta), James (Kathy), Dennis (Linda Diamond), and Thomas (Terri).  Dear sister-in-law of Mary Ellen Curley and Heather (Ken) Schieding.
Mass of Christian Burial, Thursday, May 23 at 11:00 a.m. at Mary Queen of the Apostles Church, Brook Park.  Interment, Holy Cross Cemetery.  VISITATION AT THE ZABOR FUNERAL HOME, 5680 PEARL RD., PARMA (between Ridge and Snow) THURSDAY MORNING FROM 9:00-10:30 a.m. 
If desired, the family suggests contributions to Mary Queen of the Apostles Church. 
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  1. Gabriel Minton on May 22nd, 2013 9:22 am

    My deepest condolences on the loss of Dodie. She was an inspiration to all who knew her. With regrets I am not able to attend the funeral as I am out of town. Please know that my prayers and thoughts are going out to all of you in your time of need.

  2. Denny & Patsy Shonebarger on May 22nd, 2013 2:05 pm

    We are truly sorry to hear of Dodie’s death. She was a good friend for over 30 years.

  3. Paul & Lee Upman on May 22nd, 2013 3:32 pm

    We remember many happy occasions, events and social activities with both Dodi and Bob. Dodi was a wonderful lady and we’ll miss her. She and Bob are together again in heaven.

  4. Leonard & Audrey Krawczyk, PSD, Ohio K of C on May 22nd, 2013 10:58 pm

    You were a Queen, a Regal Lady. You added dignity, warmth and
    friendship to our Ohio K of C activities. Both you and Bob were a gift to the Ohio K of C and warm friends. I’m sure God has pre-
    pared a special place for you in His Heavenly Kingdom.

    Our deepest condolences to your family.

    Len and Audrey Krawczyk

  5. Uncle Jeff & Auntie Carole Halasy on May 23rd, 2013 7:51 am

    Jim Amanda & children; Keeping you in our thoughts & prayers at this most difficult time. Knowing your (Great) Grandma is at peace & now with those she loved & have passed before her is God’s way of carring us through. Live, laugh & cherish the memories, these can never be taken away from you.
    Our deepest love and sympathy
    Uncle Jeff and Auntie Carole

  6. Msgr. George R Coyne on May 23rd, 2013 10:07 am

    Bob, Jim and Members of Dodie’s family,
    My sympathy at the death of your mother. When I was K of C State Chaplain when Charlie Reisbeck was State Deputy and your dad was a State Officer – I have many fond memories of our time together. Your mother was always there and it was always a delight to visit with her.
    i will remember her and your dad at Mass.

    Msgr. George R Coyne
    67330 Ebbert South Rd – Pine Grove 2
    St. Clairsville, OH 43950

  7. Anne Wilhelm on May 24th, 2013 6:32 pm

    To Dodie’s Family,

    My condolences to you all. I have many fond memories of all the good times Bob and I had with Dodie and Bob through the years.
    They were both great people.

    Anne Wilhelm

  8. Sarah Jones on June 5th, 2013 6:31 am

    Dear Sears Family,
    I am so sorry for your loss, please accept my sincere condolences at this time. Something that I have found to be a great source of comfort are the thoughts expressed in the Bible. Also at Revelation 21:4 where we see that God is going to eliminate all of the causes for why we deal with sorrow, pain and even death itself. it is my sincere hope that these thoughts bring your family comfort at this time. Once again I am so sorry for your loss.

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