PAULDING, Ohio — Catherine I. Stoller, 91, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, May 20, 2014, at the Inn at Olentangy Trail, Delaware, Ohio.

She was born May 28, 1922, in Latty, Ohio, the daughter of Elza and Emma (Hubert) Tope. In 1944, she married Wendall R. Vance who was KIA during WWII. On Oct. 9, 1948, she married returning POW Lloyd D. Stoller who preceded her in death on May 22, 2011.

In addition to raising a family she spent 30 years employed at Dana Weatherhead and was a member of the First Christian Church of Paulding. She will proudly be remembered by family and friends as feisty, loyal, patriotic and fun loving.


Catherine is survived by her children: Terry (Karen) Vance of Creston, Ohio, Beverly (Jerry) Miller of Lewis Center, Ohio; three grandchildren: Sally Criss, Michael Miller, and Samuel (Lisa) Vance; four great-grandchildren, Sylvia, Cameron and Cosette Criss, and T.J. Vance, and a sister, Margaret (William) Clemens of Latty.

She is also preceded in death by her brothers, Wilbur, August, Ira and Carl Tope, and sisters, Maxine Riggenbach and Dorathea Bllue.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 28, 2014, at Den Herder Funeral Home, Paulding. Burial will follow in Blue Creek Cemetery, Haviland. Visitation will be 4 – 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 27 and one hour prior to services on Wednesday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations made to Paulding Co. Senior Center or First Christian Church.

Online condolences may be sent to www.denherderfh.com.