DOLORES A. “DOLLY” EHINGER, 87, of New Haven, died on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne. Born in Decatur, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Agnes (Rumschlag) Geels. She was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, New Haven, American Legion Post 330 Auxiliary and the V.F.W. Post 2457 Auxiliary. She is survived by her sons, Kenneth R. (Kathy) Ehinger of Portland, Ore., Edward A. (Sue) Ehinger of Roanoke and Ronald J. (Donna) Ehinger of Monroeville; sister, SR. Carol Geels of Fond du Lac, Wis.; 11 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Raymond Ehinger, in 2010; and siblings, Carl Geels, Naomi Alles and Vera Johnson. Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 943 Powers St., New Haven, with calling one hour prior to service. Fr. Bill Sullivan officiating. Calling also from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8:30 p.m. today at E. Harper & Son Funeral Home, 740 State Rd. 930 E., New Haven, with a wake service at 3:45 p.m. Burial in St. John’s Catholic Cemetery, New Haven. Preferred memorials to St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, the Congregation of Sisters of St. Agnes or Parkview Home Health & Hospice. For online condolences please visit

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