Writing Clerical 04

Doris E (Beem) Launder

January 29, 1923 ~ February 5, 2022 (age 99)


Doris E. Launder, 99, of Zanesville, passed away at 12:59 p.m. Saturday February 5, 2022 at Genesis Hospital. She was born on January 29, 1923, in East Fultonham, the daughter of Elmer and Clara Beem. Doris graduated from Lash High School and attended Capital University. After retiring as secretary of South Zanesville Elementary School, she traveled with her late husband, Marion, spending many winters in Okeechobee, Florida. She enjoyed golfing and spending time with family and friends. Doris was a member of South Zanesville United Methodist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Marion, and a son Lynn.

She is survived by a son Randy (Sheila) Launder. Three grandchildren Dana (Kristy) Launder, Darcy (Chris) Stewart, and Sean (Jessie) Launder. Six great-grandchildren Damen, Karly, and Kara Launder, Brendon and Brantley Stewart, and Owen Launder.

At her request, no calling hours will be observed. William Thompson & Son Funeral Home is handling the arrangements and a private graveside service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to South Zanesville United Methodist Church, 53 East Main St., South Zanesville, Ohio 43701.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Doris E (Beem) Launder, please visit our floral store.

Memorial Tree
A Memorial Tree was planted for Doris

We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at William Thompson and Son Funeral Home

Join in honoring their life - plant a memorial tree


Private Interment

© 2022 William Thompson and Son Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility