Dorothy Marie Sprauer

April 26, 1921August 8, 2018

SPRAUER, Dorothy Marie, age 97 of Dayton passed away Wednesday, August 8, 2018. A wonderful wife and mother, Dorothy was born on April 26, 1921 in Dayton to the late Emil and Catherine Plaspohl Hohm. She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 56 years Anthony E. Sprauer; and her siblings, Clarence, Elmer, and George Hohm, and Irene Donohoo and Alma Holt. She is survived by her children, Mary Ann Abrams and her husband, Michael, of Columbus, and James Anthony and his wife, Catherine, of Dayton; and six grandchildren, Elizabeth and Thomas Abrams, and Sarah, Joseph, Nicholas, and Mary Catherine Sprauer. She was a graduate of Patterson Co-Op High School. She retired as a bookkeeper from the Tropics Restaurant. Dorothy was a member of the Church of the Incarnation. Friends may call from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Sunday, August 12, 2018 at the TOBIAS FUNERAL HOME – FAR HILLS CHAPEL, 5471 Far Hills Ave. at Rahn Rd. and from 10:00 to 10:30 a.m. Monday, August 13, 2018 at the Church of the Incarnation, 7415 Far Hills Ave., Centerville, Ohio 45459, with the Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. Father Andrew Smith officiating. Interment Calvary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Holy Family Catholic Church, 140 S. Findlay St., Dayton, Ohio 45403. Condolences may be made to


  • Visitation Sunday, August 12, 2018
  • Visitation Monday, August 13, 2018
  • Mass of Christian Burial Monday, August 13, 2018

Dorothy Marie Sprauer

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