Doris E (Allen) Pingle

September 1, 1925 ~ February 5, 2021 (age 95)


Columbus Grove, Ohio

Doris E. Pingle, 95, died at 11:56 a.m., Friday, February 5, 2021, at The Meadows of Kalida.  She was born September 1, 1925, Columbus Grove, to Fred K. and Eva V. (Brogan) Allen.

On April 24, 1943, she married Omer P. Pingle, he preceded her in death on February 12, 1991.

Doris is survived by two sons, Jeff (Kristi) Pingle and Todd (Jennifer) Pingle; one daughter, Paula (Jerry) Stechschulte; 12 grandchildren; 27 great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild with one on the way.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Max Allen and James Allen; and two sisters, Mary Kerner and Eleanor Link.

Doris was a graduate of Columbus Grove High School, class of 1943.  Doris had worked at the Columbus Grove School in the cafeteria and had also worked at Mackey's Cannery formerly of Columbus Grove.

She was a member of the Columbus Grove Christian Church, Columbus Grove American Legion Auxiliary, Columbus Grove Fire Department Women's Auxiliary and she enjoyed volunteering at Lima Memorial Hospital.  Doris enjoyed play cards, cooking, spending time with the family and  watching the grandkids in all their activities.

Private family services will be held at Hartman Sons Funeral Home, Columbus Grove.  Pastor Geoff Eubank will officiate with burial in Truro Cemetery, Columbus Grove.

Memorial contributions may be made to Columbus Grove Christian Church or to Putnam County Home Health and Hospice.

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Columbus Grove, Ohio 45830

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