Dina Perry Stella, 85, of Bellefontaine, passed away on Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at Heartland of Bellefontaine.
She was born on April 29, 1928 in Feltre (Velluno) Italy to the late Pietro and Attilia (Chiesa) Bortoli. She also was preceded in death by her first husband, Louis P. Perry, Sr. in 1964 and her second husband, Joseph Stella in 1988.
Surviving is a son, Louis D. Perry of Bellefontaine; stepdaughters, Norma (Jerry) Cempel and Loretta (Joe) Jarosky; grandchildren, Angela (Ted) Straub and Mark (Stacey) Perry; great grandchildren, Keegan and Gabriel Straub and Cameron and Cole Perry; step grandchildren, Julie Cempel, David (Cathy) Cempel, Linda (Rob) Bohde and Angela Jarosky; and step great grandchildren, Stephen Cempel, and Jacob and Angelina Bohde.
Dina was a homemaker and manager of the Fountain Lodge Motel in Bellefontaine. She was a member of the First Lutheran Church of Bellefontaine and enjoyed cooking, especially Italian food, gardening and some knitting.
Visitation will be from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Sunday, December 8, 2013 at the Eichholtz Funeral Home in Bellefontaine. There will be a private family burial with Pastor Jonathon Bull officiating.
Family has requested that memorial contributions be made to the First Lutheran Church, 208 West Sandusky Ave., Bellefontaine, Ohio 43311.
Condolences may be expressed at www.edsfh.com.