Eulah I. “Peg” Dotson, age 96 of Lima, died 2:55 a.m., Tuesday, April 24, 2012 in Springview Manor. She was born March 8, 1916 in West Minster, Allen County, Ohio; to the late Bert W. and Lola Berry VanSchoyck. She married Joseph L. Dotson, who preceded her in death.
Mrs. Dotson had worked at R. G. Dunn Cigar Factory in Lima. She attended the First Methodist Church, volunteered at the Oaks/Lima Health and Rehab.
Survivors include a son – Larry D. Kimmel of Lima; 3 step sons – Joseph Dotson of Findlay; Paul Dotson of Indiana; James Dotson of Cridersville; 3 step daughters – Norma Snowden of California; Dorothy Fought of Indiana; Jean Pierce of Spencerville; Many grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren; several step grandchildren and great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by 2 sons – Richard L. Kimmel; Gerald Kimmel; and 5 sisters – Eva Rabe; Velma Jett; Edith Duck; Christina Ketcham; and Myra Wheeler.
Graveside services will begin 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 2, 2012, at St. Matthew Cemetery, near Cridersville.
Memorial contributions may be given to Myasthenia Gravis Foundation, Great Lakes Chapter, 2680 Hoizon Dr. SE, Suite 208, Grand Rapids, MI 49546-7500.