Dorothy I. Meier, 87, formerly of High Acres, Bemus Point, died Thursday Feb. 6, 2014, in Heritage Village Rehab and Skilled Nursing.
A native of Cleveland, Ohio, she was born Feb. 8, 1926, the daughter of the late Lawrence and Caroline Rusk Lowe.
She was a 1943 graduate of East High School, Cleveland.
Prior to her retirement she was employed by ReMax Advantage.
She was a member of St. Luke's Episcopal Church, and had volunteered at the church thrift store for more than 20 years.
Surviving are her husband Richard Meier, whom she married July 25, 1975; two sons: Lawrence (Angela) Banes of Jamestown, and Keith (Lynn) Banes of Corpus Christi, Texas; three stepchildren: Gregory (Leslie) Meier of Massachusetts, Cathy Bailey of Texas, and Jeanne Barlow of Arizona; 18 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Cheryl Hovey in 2010.
The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday in St. Luke's Episcopal Church. Rev. Liz Simmons will officiate.
Burial will be in Sunset Hill Cemetery.
Friends will be received from 4-6 p.m. Saturday in the Lind Funeral Home and in the undercroft of the church following the service Sunday.
Memorials may be made to St. Luke's Episcopal Church or American Cancer Society.
You may light a candle in remembrance of Dorothy at www.lindfuneralhome. com.