Elsie Lee Doerr, Macedonia, OH/formerly Delavan, WI
December 20, 1928 - May 15, 2017
Elsie Lee Doerr (née Morris), age 88, of Macedonia, OH, passed away Monday, May 15, 2017, surrounded by her family. Lee was born in McAlester, OK, to the late Millard and Marie Morris, and spent most of her life in Delavan, WI, where she devotedly raised three children with her beloved husband, Richard J., who preceded her in death. Lee enjoyed many activities including card games, reading, happy hours at Summit Point, and genealogy which led to the discovery of her family’s American origins dating back to the 1700s.
She is the loving mother of Cheryl (Bob) Strenk, Rich (Diane) Doerr and Paul Doerr; grandchildren: Christopher, Alison, Bobby, and Danny; and dear sister of Mary Catherine Morris, and the following deceased siblings: Nita Wilson, Jean Folks, Tommie Miller and Charles Morris.
A Memorial Service to celebrate Lee's life will be held on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 416 W. Geneva St., Delavan, WI 53115. Private family burial at St. Andrew Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial donations to Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, or to Parkside Church, 7100 Pettibone Rd., Chagrin Falls, OH 44023. Arrangements by
Johnson-Romito Funeral Home, Northfield, OH. (330) 468-1443. www.johnsonromito.com