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Dorothy J. Hesseling

February 13, 1932 - April 5, 2017

Burial Date April 11, 2017

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Lima, OH
Dorothy Janet Hesseling, 85, passed away April 5, 2017, at 8:52AM, at her residence.
Dorothy was born February 13, 1932 in Bluffton, OH, to John and Isabel (Faze) McKinney who both preceded her in death. On October 1, 1955 she married Donald G. Hesseling who preceded her in death.
Dorothy was a graduate of Elida High School in 1951. She later attended Ohio State University and Rhodes State College. She was a member at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church. Dorothy worked for Lima Telephone company and operated the switch board for The Leader Store. She worked at Shawnee High School for over 25 years where she eventually retired. She was an avid Ohio State University and Shawnee High School fan and loved Indy Car Racing. Her favorite TV show was the Price is Right. Dorothy also adored her grandchildren.
Dorothy is survived by her children, Michael Hesseling of Lima, OH, Ronald(Pam) Hesseling of Lima, OH, Becky Hesseling of Lima, OH and Chuck Hesseling of Lima, OH, her grandchildren, Ron(Misty) Hesseling of Lima, OH, Tom Hesseling of Knoxville, TN, Ashley Hesseling of Lima, OH, Chris(Laura) Hesseling of Lima, OH, Matthew Hesseling of Lima, OH, Don Hesseling of Columbus, OH, great-grandchildren, McKenzie Williams, Drake Hesseling, Deven Kimble, Hayden Hesseling, Jolie Hesseling, Trysten Hesseling, Zadie Hesseling, siblings, John McKinney of Lima,OH, Bill(Esther) McKinney of Elida, OH, Jane(Kenn) Parish of Findlay, OH, Rodney(Marilyn) McKinney of Lima, OH, Jo Miller of Wapakoneta, OH, Jean Jones of Venedocia, OH, Tim(Velma) McKinney of Lima, OH, brother-in-law Virgil Hesseling of South Bend, IN and many nieces and nephews
Dorothy is preceded in death by her siblings, Tom McKinney, Bob McKinney and brother-in-laws, Bruce Miller, and Phil Jones.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 10:00AM at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, Father David Ross and Father Kent Kaufman to officiate the service. Burial will be at Shawnee Cemetery following the service.
Friends may call on Monday, April 10, 2017 from 2:00PM to 4:00PM and 6:00PM to 8:00PM with a Wake Service to follow at CHILES-LAMAN FUNERAL HOME, SHAWNEE CHAPEL.
Memorial contributions may be made to Veterans Food Pantry 810 W. North Street, Lima, Ohio 45801
Condolences may be expressed at chiles-lamanfh.com


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