Dortha Mae Pearson Salser

July 23, 1933 - August 28, 2017

Service Location: Letart Falls Cemetery

Service Time: Wednesday August 30 (11AM)

Officiated By: Larry Fisher

Dortha Mae Pearson Salser, 84, peacefully went to heaven on her mother’s birthday, Monday, August 28, 2017.

Born July 23, 1933, in Racine, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Roy O. and Nora B. Pearson. Dortha was married to the late Grover C. Salser, Jr. where together they owned and operated Elm Grove Farms for over 50 years. She was a member of the Racine First Baptist Church and retired from Home National Bank in Racine.

Her Lord and Savior welcomed her into heaven along with her loving and faithful husband of 66 years, and her two sisters, Betty Theiss and Sally Savage.

She leaves loving memories to be cherished by her daughter, Rita (Bernard) LaValley; son, Michael P Salser; loving granddaughters, Marcy Mathews and Jyl (Marcus) Marazon; great-grandchildren, Cameron and Danny Marazon; very special niece, Robin Dutton; large extended family; and comfort care friends.

Service will be held at Letart Falls Cemetery, Wednesday August 30, 2017, at 11:00 am with Larry Fisher officiating.

In lieu of flowers please send donations to “Sonshine Circle of the Dorcas Bethany Church”, Tornado Rd., Racine, Ohio 45771.

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