Dorothy Helen Wex, 90, of Port Charlotte, Fla., passed away Friday, Dec. 27, 2013.
She was born Feb. 4, 1923, in Canada, and moved to Port Charlotte in October 1985 from Powell, Ohio.
Mrs. Wex was a retired Secretary for the State of Ohio, and was of the Lutheran faith.
Survivors include her husband of 61 years, Hans B.; sons, John R. (Linda) of Milwaukee, Wis., and Gary W. (Lori) of Powell; grandchildren, Nina, Helen, Ashleigh, Brittney and Halee; and great-grandchild, Lennon Wex-Smith. She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Cora Whitmore; and sister, Ethel.
A celebration of Mrs. Wex’s life will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday Jan. 11, 2014, at the Port Charlotte Elks Club. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Tidewell Hospice, 5955 Rand Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34238.
Arrangements were made in Port Charlotte.