Elizabeth “Betty” Dolby (nee Pavlik), 87, passed away Sunday, April 26, 2009 at The Inn at Medina. She was born in Pittston, Pennsylvania to Jacob and Mary (nee Hornick) Pavlik.
Betty enjoyed being a homemaker, being with her beloved husband Dick, whom she married January 13, 1945. Betty also enjoyed walking, cutting her lawn, bowling and sewing. She was lovingly called the Animal Lady, because she gave stuffed animals to children everywhere she went.
She raised two daughters, Donna (husband Larry) Haines and Debra (husband Andre) Guillemaud and grandchildren; Megan, Brian, Luke, Liana.
The family wishes to express their gratitude to Hospice of Medina County and the staff at the Inn at Medina.
Visitation for friends will be Wednesday, April 29, 2009 from 5 to 8 P.M. at Carlson Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, 1642 Pearl Road (Â½ mile south of Rt. 303) Brunswick. Service will be Thursday, April 30, 2009 at 11:15 A.M. in the funeral home. Fr. Greg Olszewski officiating. Interment to follow at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, Rittman.
Family request memorial contributions be made to Hospice of Medina County, 797 N. Court St., Medina, OH 44256.
Online memorials can be made at www.carlsonfuneralhomes.com