June 5, 2007
MEDINA Dorothy "Dottie" M. Schira, 45, died Tuesday in Medina.
She was the founder of the Bird Placement Program, Thunder Hill Great Dane Rescue and Out of Love Sugar Glider Rescue.
She is survived by her husband, Thomas; a son, Thomas; a daughter, Amber; one granddaughter; mother, Dorothy Chill-Loyer; brothers, Denny Chill and Donald Chill; and a sister, Julie Kline.
She was preceded in death by her father, August.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Waite & Son Funeral Home, 765 N. Court St., Medina. Private family services will be held.
Memorial gifts may be sent to the Bird Placement Program, P.O. Box 183, Medina, Ohio 44258-0183.