Dorothy J. “Dottie” Robling, 83, Leesburg, passed away at 1:05 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019, at Warsaw Meadows Healthcare. She was born on Oct. 6, 1935, in Hamilton, OH to Layton and Earsel (Lewis) Johnson.
She graduated from Charlottesville High School in Charlottesville and was married on Sept. 2, 1953, in Greenfield, to Theodore R. “Ted” Robling, who preceded her on Nov. 20, 2008. She was formerly employed at Ivy Tech in Fort Wayne and NASA in Cape Canaveral, Fla. She formerly lived in New Haven, Lakes Estates near Warsaw for 22 years, traveled around the country for 5 years, New Port Richey, Fla. for a year before returning back to Leesburg area in December 2008.
She is survived by her daughter, Michele ( Carl) Pieper, Leesburg; two grandchildren: Teddy and Taylor Pieper.
She was preceded in death by her parents and two sisters, Edna Heck and Lucy Golf.
Cremation will take place at Cremation Services of Kosciusko County, 4356 N. SR 15, Warsaw. Visitation will be from 1-2 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 24, at Owen Family Funeral Home, SR 13 and CR 500N in North Webster. Memorials services will follow at 2 p.m. in the funeral home on Saturday with Pastor Dennis Judy officiating.
Memorial bequest may be given to Real Services of Kosciusko County, 110 E. Prairie Street, Suites 2 & 3, Warsaw, IN 46580. To send condolences to the family in memory of Dorothy Robling, please visit www.owenfamilyfuneralhome.com