DORIS E. GRIEST, 91, of New Haven, died Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013, at Parkview Regional Medical Center. Born in Sidney, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Bertha (Brandenburg) Royer. She was a Bookeeper for many years with Bill McCormick Chevrolet. She was a member of the New Haven United Methodist Church. She is survived by her children, Larry (Judy) Griest of Columbia City and Annette (Bill) Blosser of Hudson; five grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Griest in 1990; and brothers, Paul Royer and Everett Royer. Funeral service is 11 a.m. Thursday at E. Harper & Son Funeral Home, 740 St. Rd. 930 E., New Haven with calling two hours prior. Pastor Chuck Fenwick officiating. Burial in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery, New Haven. Preferred memorials are to New Haven United Methodist Church. For online condolences please visit

POSTED: 12/31/13 at 6:59 am. FILED UNDER: Obits