---- — Doris Jean Karcher, 80, of Dahlgren, died at 10:20 p.m. Nov. 23, 2013, at White Oaks Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Mt. Vernon.
She was born on May 20, 1933, in Dahlgren, the daughter of Charles and Opal (Trotter) Cross. She married George Richard Karcher and he survives in Dahlgren.
In addition to her husband, Mrs. Karcher is survived by three sons, Richard Lee Karcher of Dahlgren, James Lewis Karcher of Edgerton, Ohio, and Larry Gerard Karcher of Dahlgren; one daughter, Karen Louise Karcher and husband Michael of Dahlgren; one sister, Joann Webber of Dahlgren; seven grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
She and her husband owned the Karcher Grocery Store in Dahlgren for 36 years.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. John Catholic Church in Dahlgren with Fr. Slawomir Ptak officiating. Burial will be in St. John Cemetery in Dahlgren.
Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at St. John Catholic Church in Dahlgren.
Gholson Funeral Home of Dahlgren is in charge of arrangements.
Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice and will be accepted at the Gholson Funeral Home.