Dolores ‘Dee’ Board

Dolores 'Dee' Board, 83, passed away unexpectedly on October 4, 2022, at UH Elyria Medical Center. She was born September 28,1939, in Oberlin, Ohio. The daughter of Everett Cousins and Marie Abigail King. Dolores graduated from Oberlin high school. Following graduation, she pursued many passions such as baking, waitressing in New York, driving the bus for head start, working as a nanny around the Oberlin area, and working in multiple factories throughout her life. Dee would also enjoy the challenge of completing crossword puzzles. Fishing to Dee was genuinely spiritual. As an avid fisher woman of fish and people she believed in and loved God first and foremost, above all.

She was a devoted member of Christ Temple Apostolic Church in Oberlin, Ohio, for over 30 years; she was an active member of the women's ministry and prayer group. She loved to write poetry, dance, make people laugh, cook and take care of her family and community in any way that she could, but most of all, she loved being a mother and nurturer to all. 

Dolores is survived by her two sons, Darnell Taylor (Oberlin) and Darrell Taylor (Oberlin), and daughter Sheila Robinson (Blair) of (Lorain), also by her 12 grandchildren and her 28 great-grandchildren and many more loved ones.

In addition to her parents, Dolores was preceded in death by her sister Eleonor M. Hill, great-grandson Joseph K. Hunt, and many more dear loved ones.

A service to celebrate the life of Dolores Board will be held Friday, October 28th with visitation from 10:00 a.m. until time of service at 11:00 a.m. at Christ Temple Apostolic Church, 370 W Lincoln St, Oberlin, OH. Eulogists will be Sfg. Bishop Laurence E. Nevels of Christ Temple Apostolic Church. Reverend Roger W. Wilmer, Jr. of Frederick, Md, will officiate. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Christ Temple Apostolic Church, 370 Lincoln St., Oberlin, OH 44074.

Dolores ‘Dee’ Board