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Dorothy (Selking) Zeller

November 21, 1937 ~ May 4, 2018 (age 80)

Dorothy Zeller, 80, of Churubusco, passed away at 12:36 p.m. on Friday, May 4, 2018 at Kingston Care Center in Fort Wayne.

Born on November 21, 1937 in Preble she was a daughter of the late William and Jenny (Erxleben) Selking. She spent her formative years in Preble.

Dorothy was married in Preble on June 5, 1964 to Allen Zeller, later the couple moved to Churubusco.

She is retired from Dana Corp., Churubusco.

She was a member of Faith Lutheran Church in Churubusco. She enjoyed spending time with her family.

Dorothy is survived by her husband of 52 years, Allen Zeller; a daughter, Nance (Rod) Berkes; three sons, Eric (Michele) Zeller, Len Zeller and Brian (Jamie Jones) Zeller; a sister, Marianne (Kenneth) Koeneman; two brothers, Don (Alice) Selking and Roger (Melissa) Selking; six grandchildren, Luke, Nick, Zach, McKenna, Katelyn and Chase.

She is preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Virgene Sanders.

Calling will take place at Sheets & Childs Funeral Home on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 from 2:00 PM until 8:00 PM. Calling also one hour prior to the service.

Funeral service will begin at 10:00 AM, at Sheets & Childs Funeral Home on Wednesday, May 9, 2018.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana or Faith Lutheran Church.

Online condolences to the family at

Donations may be made to:

Faith Lutheran Church
9251 IN-205, Churubusco IN 46723
Tel: 1-260-693-6254

Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana
6316 Mutual Drive, Fort Wayne IN 46825
Tel: 1-260-484-9560

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