Bertha K. "Dotsy" Shuster age 94 of North Canton, Ohio, and more recently a resident at St. Joseph Care Center, passed away Wednesday afternoon following an extended illness. Born in Canton, Ohio on October 29, 1910 she was the daughter of the late, William and Emmaline Merriman. A 1928 graduate of McKinley High School she attended Canton Actual Business College and was a retired employee for Artist Robert Rainey in North Canton, retiring after 23 years of service. She was a member of Martin Luther Lutheran Church. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 67 years, Paul G. "Pete" Shuster who passed away in 1996.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Nancy J. and Clarence Dreher of North Canton. Two grandchildren and their spouses, David Paul and Shari Dreher of North Canton and Jill Rae and Jim Intoccio of Atlanta, GA. There are four great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Monday at 1 p.m. at the Reed Funeral Home - North Canton Chapel, 801 Pittsburg Ave. N.W. in North Canton with Rev. Dr. Larry Houff officiating. Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery. Calling hours at the Reed Funeral Home - Canton Chapel on Sunday from 6-9 p.m. She will be taken to the North Canton Chapel for services on Monday.