Lydia Dohring

Obituary of Lydia Dohring

Lydia Schuerer Dohring, 92, passed away January 18, 2024, in Olympia, Washington.  She was born April 14, 1931, in Germany. She married Dan Dohring in 1948; they lived in the Boston Harbor area of Olympia, enjoying 75 years together.


Lydia worked for Olympia Cleaners as a seamstress and clothes presser.  She loved knitting, crocheting, baking, gardening, square dancing, and round dancing. She attended a weekly Bible study, Empty Nesters Sunday School class, and sang in the choir ata Westwood Baptist Church.


Lydia is survived by her sons, Walter and Harold; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.  Her siblings still live in Germany. Lydia was preceded in death by her husband, Dan; and daughter, Rosemarie.


TIME CHANGE:  A Celebration of Life service and reception will be held Friday, February 16, 2024, 11:00 a.m. at Westwood Baptist Church, 333 Kaiser Road NW, Olympia, WA 98502.  A graveside service will follow at 2:00 p.m. at Masonic Memorial Park, 455 North St. SE, Tumwater, WA 98501.


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