Emery W. Dorfmeyer, Jr. '59

Emery Dorfmeyer, Jr.Emery W. Dorfmeyer Jr., of Toledo, Ohio entered the Chapter Eternal on February 8, 2014, following a brief illness. He was 59.

Emery was born in Toledo on July 29, 1954 to Emery Sr. and Helen (Foth) Dorfmeyer. He graduated from Maumee Valley Country Day School, attended Denison University and received his bachelor's degree from Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science which prepared him for a career as funeral director and embalmer with the Foth-Dorfmeyer Mortuary.

Emery's talents were widespread… from being an All-State quarterback in high school, to playing the drums in the band "The Purple," to his professional career, accomplished golfer and a gourmet chef. He was past Exhalted Ruler of the B.P.O. Elks Lodge # 53 and attended Toledo’s St. Paul's Lutheran Church.

Surviving are his beautiful daughters, Abby (fiancé Terry Bopp) and Caroline (fiancé Chris Parker); loving mother, Helen; brother, Larry, and sister and brother-in-law, Susan and David Strup.

All honor to his name.
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