Dorothy Robinson Vintila 1939 - 2017 

Dorothy Robinson Vintila
, 77, passed away May 24, 2017, at the Autumnwood Nursing Home in Rittman after a short illness.

She was born August 9, 1939, to the late Maude and George Robinson of Wadsworth.

Dorothy graduated from Wadsworth in 1959, where she lived most of her life. Dorothy was a member of the United Methodist Church of Wadsworth and The Society for Handicapped Citizens of Medina County.   She was an avid Wadsworth history buff, a talented artist, and a caring soul for disabled children and all animals.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Olin "Bill" Vintila;   her sisters, Marilyn (Dale, dec.) Houglan, and Laurel Robinson.

She leaves behind her sisters, Phyllis (Homer, dec.) Baldwin of Wadsworth, Janice (Ken) of Rittman, Barbara Sue (Dave) Bickel of Bismarck, ND; and many nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank Home Instead Senior Care of Wadsworth, Meals on Wheels of Wadsworth, and her friends of the class of '57.

The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Tuesday, May 30th, with services immediately following at 12 noon at Hilliard-Rospert Funeral Home, 174 N. Lyman St, Wadsworth.   A luncheon will follow at 1 p.m. at the United Methodist Church, 195 Broad St., Wadsworth, OH 44281, where family and friends will gather to honor her memory.

Interment will be held Wednesday, May 31st, at 10 a.m. at Hinckley Ridge Cemetery, 571 Center Rd., Hinckley, OH.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the United Methodist Church of Wadsworth, 195 Broad St., Wadsworth, OH 44281, or The Society for Handicapped Citizens of Medina County, 4283 Paradise Rd., Seville, OH 44273.

Hilliard-Rospert    330-334-1501
Published in Akron Beacon Journal on May 28, 2017 

Dorothy Robinson
Wadsworth High School
Graduating Class of 1959 

WHS Girls Choir, 1958-59.  Row 1:  Woods, Close, Wearstler, Stuck, Nester, Stearns, Parsons.  Row 2: Morrison, Janeczek, Isbell, Koppitch, Sinley, Borland, Ott.  Row 3: Mr. Sears (Instructor), Kreider, Wolf, Schuckert, Harter, Kilmer, Robinson, Smith.  Row 4: Wolf, Acker, McConnell, Robinson, Hoelze, Kazar.

WHS Sr. Y Teens, 1958-59.  Row 1: Beech, Johnson, Shue, Barton, Kreider, Poder, Rudolph, Switter.  Row 2: Fauble, Pray, Venner, Miller, Santee, Gasser, Salisbury, Lutz.  Row 3: Grow, Cikra, Jenkins, Curtis, Simpson, Houston, Holvey, Wolf.  Row 4:  Mrs. Conkey (Advisor), Nescheff, McConnell, Robinson, Dietz, Dilworth, Belt, Belik (President).
Julie Batey  (WHS 1985), Chair, Wadsworth High School Alumni Association. 524 Broad Street, Wadsworth OH 44281.  
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