Delores “Dorie” L. Valentine, 82, formerly of Antioch, IL, passed away on October 30, 2022 at Bethesda Care Center in Fremont, OH. She was born on September 15, 1940 in Witt, IL the daughter of Marion and Margaret (Summers) Rowley. Dorie married Charles Valentine and he passed away in June of 1995. She was a secretary at Lake Forest Hospital until she retired. Dorie loved to spend time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She was also a baseball fan and loved her dog, Cookie.
Dorie is survived by her daughters, Margaret (Mike) Christiansen, Fremont and Bernice (Chris) Giebelhaus, Inverness, IL; grandchildren, Karlie (Stephen) Bruns, Michael “Mikey” Christiansen, Jr., Josh and Brynn Giebelhaus; great-grandson, Barrett “Bear” Bruns; sister-in-law, Thora “Billie” Rowley.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; son, Charles “Chucky” Valentine, Jr. and brother, Robert Rowley.
It was her wish to have no services at this time.
Memorials can be made to Alzheimer’s Foundation of America or Easter Seals of Northern Ohio you may donate online by clicking the names this will direct you to their donate page.
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Marge and Family,
My deepest condolences. It’s such a difficult time when you lose your last surviving parent. Please know I will keep you all in my prayers.
Mary kay Giebelhaus
Bernice, chris , Margaret & families,
Our heartfelt love and sympathy to you at this time of your loss of precious Dorie, she was such a very beautiful, loving ,kind woman and we miss her very much. Our love and prayers, Ron and Mary Kay