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Doris (nee Hopewell) Washington

Obituary for Doris (nee Hopewell) Washington

July 10, 1928 - December 20, 2020
Elyria, Ohio | Age 92

Loving Mother and Grandmother


Doris M. Washington (nee Hopewell), 92 of Elyria, passed away Sunday, December 20, 2020 at Life Care of Elyria following a lengthy illness. She was born July 10, 1928 and spent most of her life in Elyria.

Doris attended the Elyria city schools and was employed as an Inspector at Moen of Elyria for 20 years, retiring in 1992. She was a member of Asbury United Methodist Church in Elyria. She loved cooking, music, playing cards, and her grandchildren and babies.

Mrs. Washington is survived by her son, Jeffery Washington (Gladys) of Elyria; five grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and many great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas and Ethel "Nanny" (nee Pierce) Hopewell; sister, Mary Ethel Tucker (late Louis); brother, Preston T. Hopewell (late Margie).

Friends may call 6-8pm Monday, December 28, 2020 at Busch Funeral Home, 114 Second Street, Elyria.

Memorial contributions may be forwarded to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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114 Second Street
Elyria, OH 44035
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