The Van Wert County Courthouse

Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2022

Arthur C. Doster

Arthur C. Doster, 85, of Scott, died Friday, March 29, 2013, at the Van Wert Area Inpatient Hospice Center.

He was born August 11, 1927, in Paulding County, the son of the late Erna and Lula (Smith) Doster. On July 1, 1950, he married LaDonna F. (Hamman) Doster, who preceded him in death on April 8, 2004.

Survivors include three sons, Dan (Pat) Doster of Toledo, Don (Cheryl) Doster of Van Wert and John (Marsha) Doster of Scott; two sisters, Methel Densmore of Melrose and Ethel Sutton of Toledo; several grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

A daughter, Carla White; three brothers, Lawerence, Vadis and Ira Doster; and a sister, Mary Hartwig, also preceded him in death.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 2, at Den Herder Funeral Home in Paulding, with the Rev. Ben Lowell officiating. Burial will be in Hedges Cemetery in Paulding.

Calling hours are from 2:30-8 p.m. Monday, April 1, and an hour prior to services Tuesday at the funeral home.

Preferred memorials: Van Wert Area Inpatient Hospice Center, c/o Community Health Professionals, 1159 Westwood Drive, Van Wert, OH 45891.

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POSTED: 03/29/13 at 12:12 pm. FILED UNDER: Obituaries