Doris J. Meixelberger 1931-2013

GARRETTSVILLE – Doris Jean Meixelberger, 81, died Tuesday, April 30, 2013, following a two-year battle with cancer.

She was born Sept. 12, 1931, in Pittsburgh, the daughter of Lloyd and Hazel Freeman Wright.

Doris was a lamp maker at General Electric in Warren and was a member of First Baptist Church of Garrettsville.

Survivors include seven children, Bruce, Richard, Kim Schwan, Vikki Allen, Kevin, Bridget Bradley and Shawn; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Henry Meixelberger; and a son, Robert Keith.

Calling hours will be 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Mallory-DeHaven-Carlson Funeral Home in Garrettsville. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Graveside services will follow in Park Cemetery, Garrettsville.