Dorothy J. Squire (nee Holman), 92, of Elyria, died Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at Center Ridge Health Campus in North Ridgeville. She was born January 17, 1921 in Alliance, Ohio.
Dorothy was a 1938 graduate of Norwalk High School and attended Capital University in Columbus. She was employed at Lorain County Bank in Elyria for 20 years, retiring in 1985. Dorothy was a member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Lorain County Historical Society, Firelands Historical Society, Sally de Forest Chapter National Society Of Daughters of the American Revolution and a charter member of the Cameo Society Ohio D.A.R. She was a former member, past president and treasurer of Quota Club of Elyria and a former member and past treasurer of Elyria Business and Professional Women.
Dorothy is survived by grandsons, Michael and Scott Atkinson of Lorain; great granddaughter, Skyla Ann Atkinson; brother, Reverend John N. Holman of Bristol, Pennsylvania and nephews, Greg and Mark Holman.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Amos C. Squire; daughter, Helen A. Atkinson; parents, M. E. and Rowena Holman and a brother, Dr. William B. Holman.
Friends will be received Sunday, February 17, 2013 from 1 P.M. until the time of a 2 P.M. memorial service at Dicken Funeral Home, 323 Middle Avenue, Elyria. Reverend Paul E. Jaster will officiate. Burial will be in Woodlawn, Cemetery, Norwalk, Ohio.
Memorial contributions may be made to Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 360 Princeton Avenue, Elyria, OH 44035.
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