VAN WERT, Ohio — Dolores M. Krol, 89, of Van Wert, died at 2:10 p.m. Tuesday, May 20, 2014, at the Van Wert Inpatient Hospice.
She was born May 16, 1925, in Detroit, MI, the daughter of the late John and Cecelia (Bucholtz) Matres.
On Oct. 1, 1949, she was united in marriage with Alfons A. Krol who preceded her in death May 13, 1999.
She is survived by four sons: John A. Krol of Van Wert, Charles J.
Krol of American Canyon, California, Mathew J. Krol of Chicago,
Illinois, Christopher M. (Gina) Krol of Burlington, Vermont; eight
grandchildren: Lisa M. (Ron) Schomaeker of Paulding, Jason A. (Niki)
Krol of Decatur, Indiana, Joshua J. Krol of Davis, California, Emily A.
Krol, Adam A. Krol, and Jeremy P. Krol, all of Burlington, Vermont, Paul
D. Krol of Columbus, Ohio, Christina Skinner of Davis, California; four
great-grandchildren: Baily Krol of Van Wert, Shayla Schomaeker of
Paulding, Macy and Dodger Krol of Decatur, Indiana.
She was a
sister-in-law to the late John Cardinal Krol. She was preceded in death
by her son: David A. Krol, brother: Leonard Matres, and sisters: Mary
Matres and Genevieve Teodecki.
Dolores had a BS degree in
nutrition and was employed by J L Hudson in their Detroit store in
dietary services and as mezzanine restaurant manager from 1947-49 then
served as director of patient nutritional planning at Garfield Heights
Hospital from 1949-50. She was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption
Catholic Church, a former member of the Pastoral Council of the church, a
member of the Altar-Rosary Society, Catholic Ladies of Columbia, the
Church Choir, the former St. Marys Dinner and Bridge Group, Welcome
Wagon, Meals on Wheels, and Van Wert Woman’s Club. She was active in a
bowling league, was a St. Marys School lunch assistant, and member of
Van Wert County Hospital Twig II for 46 years.
Christian Burial will be Wednesday, May 28, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. at St.
Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church with Father Stan Szybka
officiating. Burial will follow in Woodland Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2 - 6 Tuesday, May 27, at Brickner Funeral Home where a parish rosary will be recited at 6 p.m.
Preferred memorials are to the Van Wert Community Health Professionals Hospice.