Dolores M. Stephen


Dolores M. Stephen, 90, of Marietta passed away at 11:50 p.m., Saturday, October 14, 2017, at Heartland of Marietta. She was born September 10, 1927, in Cleveland, OH, a daughter to Stanley Riha and Anna Havlek Riha. She had been employed at Marietta College as a Financial Aid Administrator.

On January 10, 1948, Dolores married Phillip A. Stephen who preceded her in death February 11, 1993.

Dolores is survived by three children: Douglas P. Stephen of Marietta, Karen A. (Al) Smith of Cumming, GA and Craig A. Stephen of Cincinnati. She is also survived by 4 grandchildren: Tracy (Chuck) Ahart, Douglas Stephen II, Thane Stephen and Adele Stephen; 3 great grandchildren: Kylie, Kenzie and Kaylie Ahart; she was a beloved sister-in-law to 2 sisters-in-law, and an aunt to several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Stanely and James Riha and daughter-in-law Patty Stephen.

At her request, she was cremated and a memorial services will be held at a later time. McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home is assisting the family and messages of sympathy may be sent at