Dorothy Lorraine Buckle

July 14, 1926October 16, 2020

Buckle, Dorothy L., age 94, of Dayton passed away Friday, October 16th, 2020 at Bethany Lutheran Village where she was a resident for the past ten years. A native of Portsmouth, Ohio she was born July 14th, 1926 the daughter of George and Jessie (Wymer) Born. “Dottie” and her husband Paul worked together in raising seven children and refinishing furniture and antiques until his death in 2001. Three sisters and a brother also preceded her in death. A loving wife and mother, she is survived by her children and their spouses, Connie and Mike Warner, Paul and Janie Buckle, Cecilia and Jim Slonaker, Ron and Robyn Buckle, Tonya and Robert Neick, Beth and Dave Kolbe, Todd and Margaret Buckle, all of Dayton, 21 grandchildren, Jim, Rob, Lauren, Claire, Alison, Liz, Westley, Chelsea, Sam, Paul, Jay, Sean, Josh, Patrick, Kaitlin, Matthew, Andrew, Elizabeth, Michael, Megan, and Paige, and 11 great grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister, Janice Munyon, 2 sisters in law, Nell Buckle and Jackie Born. She was a member of Ascension Church and attended Immaculate Conception in Dayton. She was instrumental in the hosting of an annual craft show with the help of many family members. Her love of her family, creative talents and amazing cooking will always be treasured. In light of the social distancing concerns, a family-only gathering will take place Friday, October 23rd, 2020 at Tobias Funeral Home - Far Hills Chapel, with burial to follow in David’s Cemetery. Father Paul Ruwe officiating. The family wishes to thank the staff at Bethany Lutheran Village for their loving care of Dorothy. If desired, please make contributions to the Alzheimer’s Foundation, 31 West Whipp Road, Dayton, Ohio 45459 or Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Avenue, Dayton, Ohio 45420 in Dottie’s memory. Condolences may be sent to


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    Friday, October 23, 2020

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Karen Miles

October 24, 2020

CC, I worked on Arbor when your Mom was there. She was such a sweet lady and a joy to have on the unit! You and your family are in my prayers. Karen

Debbie Brown

October 22, 2020

Dear Buckle Family ,
I’m sorry to read about your sweet Mother. When we all started together on Oleva Drive, I have so many fond memories of playing at your house with CeCe. My condolences ,
Debbie Saunders Brown

Jim Budde

October 20, 2020

Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you and we are sorry for your loss.

Jim and Nancy Budde


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