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Karen Dotson

November 21, 2022


     Karen Dotson, 77, of Chillicothe passed 11:25 p.m. Monday, November 21, 2022 at Adena Regional Medical Center.

     She was born October 22, 1945 to the late Lloyd “Nub” and Roberta Riehle Mendenhall. 

     Surviving are daughters, Michelle Haskins of Chillicothe and Lynn Dotson (Jim Dearwester) of Dayton; grandchildren, Macie and Jackson; sisters, Judy Cooper of Londonderry, Donna Park, Lora (Monte) Arledge and Vanessa (Gary) Shoemaker all of Chillicothe; brothers, Robert (Jane) Mendenhall and Joe Mendenhall both of Chillicothe; numerous nieces and nephews.  She was predeceased by brother, George Mendenhall and sister, Edna Legg.

Karen attended Plug Run Church.  She was retired from General Electric in Circleville.

     Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, November 26, 2022 in the WARE FUNERAL HOME with Pastor David Marhoover officiating.  Friends and family may call from 12 – 2 p.m. prior to the service on Saturday.

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