Delores Anna Stahler age 93, of Cridersville, passed away 9:30 a.m., Saturday June 2, 2018 at Otterbein-Cridersville. She was born June 18, 1924 in Wapakoneta to the late Joseph and Philomena Mary Fisher Rieger. She was eight years old when her mother died. She married Jay M. Stahler September 9, 1941 and he preceded her in death August 22, 1986.
Delores had been a homemaker and loved to dance. She was a member of the St. John’s Parish in Lima, Lima and Wapak V.F. W., Eagles, American Legion and the Elks and several dance clubs.
Delores is survived by a son: Wendell (Vicky) Stahler, 2 daughters: Sharron Snider and Susan Park: 5 grandchildren: Brad Snider, Alexis (Eric) Krulcik, Clinton (Lauren) Stahler, Nathan Stahler, Annessa Stahler and 3 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her son-in-law Larry Snider and siblings: Louis, Albert, Joseph, Paul, Ralph, Clarence and Carl Rieger, Mary Esser, Cecelia Ruppert and Loretta Pugh.
The family will receive friends 4-8 p.m., Monday, at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. The funeral mass will be 11:00 a.m., Tuesday at St. John’s Catholic Church, Lima with Father David Ross officiating. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, Wapakoneta.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, whom Delores greatly supported.