Dorothy J. Courtney

1926 - 2019

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Dorothy J. Courtney, 93, of Findlay passed away on Tuesday, December 24, 2019 at the Bridge Hospice Care Center. She was born on March 16, 1926 in Lima, Ohio to the late Ferd and Francis E. (Dalton) Winget. She married William E. "Bill" Courtney on April 12, 1944 at the First Church of God in Lima and he preceded her in death on December 15, 2016. She is survived by two sons: Michael E. (Pat) and Darrell L. (Babette) Courtney; daughters: Deborah Gillespie and Roseanna "Mitzi" (Scott) Carnicom, both of Findlay, and Melissa (JJ) Smith of Rawson; 10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; 8 great-great-grandchildren; and a brother. She was also preceded in death by a son, Christopher; and daughters: Beverly, Diane, and Pamela; and eight siblings. Visitation will be held at COLDREN-CRATES FUNERAL HOME on Sunday, December 29, 2019 from 1:00-4:00pm. Funeral services will be held at 1:00pm Monday, December 30, 2019 at the funeral home, with Pastor David DePaoli officiating. Burial will follow in Knollcrest Cemetery. Memorials can be directed to Concordia Lutheran Church and online condolences can be left for the family by visiting

Service Information
  • Visitation Details:

    205 West Sandusky Street
    Findlay, Ohio 45840
    Sunday, December 29th 2019 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

  • Funeral Service:

    Monday, December 30th 2019 - 1:00 PM

  • Service Location:

    205 West Sandusky Street
    Findlay, Ohio 45840

  • Final Resting Place:

    Knollcrest Cemetery [Map]
    18085 S.R. 12
    Arcadia, Ohio 44804

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To : The Family of Dorothy Courtney
Date :Friday, December 27th 2019
From : Dale Deb Treier
Our thoughts and prayers go out to each and everyone of you over the loss of your mother.

May she rest in Peace.

To : Dorothy's family
Date :Saturday, December 28th 2019
From : Karen Fitzpatrick
May God grant you peace and comfort!
Concordia friend

To : The Family of Dorothy Courtney
Date :Sunday, December 29th 2019
From : Len and Linda Core and families
Sending our love to the family during the loss of Dorothy. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers.