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Dorothy Prince

Dorothy M. Prince, 74, of Upper Sandusky, passed away on Dec. 11, 2020, at The Ohio State University Hospital in Columbus.
Dorothy was born in Waverly on Feb. 22, 1946, to Thurman and Pearl (Conley) Ward.
Dorothy is survived by her five children: Bob (Jill) Barnett of Upper Sandusky, Teresa (Fred) Lewallen of Wharton, Jimmy Barnett of Nevada, Mike (Tiffany) Barnett of Marion, and Luann McCleese of Upper Sandusky; along with 11 grandchildren: Josh Lewallen, Mindy Rogers, Jessi Hemmelgarn, Hannah Gonzalez, Abby Lewallen, Tabby Adkins, Luke Barnett, Kaydence Jolley, Jhett Miller, Maverick Barnett, and Ruger Barnett; and six great-grandchildren with a seventh great-grandchild on the way. Dorothy is also survived by her brother, Edgar Ward; and three sisters: Frances Shorts, Nancy Crates and Rita Barnett.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents and three brothers: John, Robert and Donald Ward.
Dorothy was a member of Upper Sandusky Church of the Nazarene for over 30 years and loved attending church to hear the Rev. Ben Gregory preach on Sunday’s. She worked as a nurse’s aide at Fairhaven Community for several years, a dietician at Wyandot Memorial Hospital and was a babysitter for many years as well.
For hobbies Dorothy enjoyed doing puzzles and crosswords, she collected dolls, made jewelry, spending time with her family – especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and she loved to go shopping.
A funeral service for Dorothy Prince will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec.16, at Lucas-Batton Funeral Home in Upper Sandusky, with the Rev. Ben Gregory officiating. Burial will follow at Knollcrest Memorial Gardens.
Visitations will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 15, from 2-4 p.m. and from 6-8 p.m. at Lucas-Batton Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Upper Sandusky Church of the Nazarene and can be sent to Lucas-Batton at 476 S. Sandusky Avenue, Upper Sandusky, OH 43351.
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