Dorothy "Dottie" M. Obrst

September 8, 1928 ~ June 23, 2020 (age 91)


Dorothy “Dottie” M. Obrst, 91, of Cuyahoga Falls passed away June 23, 2020 at Cardinal Village Assisted Living.

She was born on September 8, 1928 in Johnstown, PA to Ben and Rose Kovacich.

Dottie was a member of St. Joseph Parish for 64 years, where she was active in the Alter and Rosary Society and the Quilting Club. She volunteered with the Board of Elections and Good Neighbors, and was a long time member of the Quirk Center, where she loved playing Euchre and was also an amazing cook and baker.

Dottie was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, and will be dearly missed.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband of almost 70 years, Leo in 2018; four brothers; two sisters; great-grandson, Andy; and son-in-law, Richard Feran.

Dottie is survived by sons, Leo (Christy) and Tom (Sue) Obrst; daughters, Donna Feran, Cathie (Dale) Harpley, Lisa (Bob) Smith; sisters, Martha Hazelett and Marie Kenaga; brother, Fred (Jane) Kovacic; 12 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Special thanks to the staff at Cardinal Village for the excellent care they gave to our Mother.

Calling hours 4-7PM Monday, July 6, 2020 at Ciriello and Carr Funeral Home, 810 Portage Trail, Cuyahoga Falls Ohio 44221.

Mass of Christian Burial 10AM Tuesday, July 7th at St. Joseph Catholic Church.


Private burial at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donation may be made to St. Joseph Church, 1761 2nd St. Cuyahoga Falls 44221 or Cuyahoga Falls Good Neighbors.




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July 6, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

810 Portage Trail
Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221

Mass of Christian Burial
July 7, 2020

10:00 AM
St. Joseph Church (Cuyahoga Falls)

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