Rachel Doseck, 21
Rachel A. Doseck, 21, of Botkins, died at 9:42 a.m. Saturday, June 22, 2013, at the Cleveland Clinic when God took her home to be with him after her second heart transplant.
She was born Jan. 13, 1992, in Lima, to Teresa (Foster) and John Doseck, who survive in Botkins.
Surviving are three brothers and a sister; Josh (Tiffany) Doseck, of Tipp City, Sarah (Alan) Mayse, of Lima, Daniel (Lisa) Doseck, of Lima, and David Doseck, of Cincinnati; four nieces and nephews Luke Doseck, Natalie Doseck, Samuel Mayse, and Kaitlyn Doseck; grandparents Henrietta and Sam Doseck, of Fort Loramie, and Ethel Foster, of Sidney; godparents Julie and Bill Phlipot; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.
She was preceded in death by a grandmother, Irene Doseck; and a grandfather, Ledford Foster.
Rachel was a 2010 graduate of Botkins High School. She then attended Wright State University, in Dayton. She received her first heart transplant on June 19, 2002, and the second on Jan. 19, 2013. She was an ambassador for Life Connection of Ohio in Dayton. She was a very strong advocate of organ donation. She loved country music and performing karaoke. She also enjoyed campfires with family and friends. She was a member of the Wright State University Lake Campus 4-H Club and was a lifetime member of Immaculate Conception Church in Botkins. She especially loved her nieces and nephews. She was very faithful with the campus ministry at Wright State. She will always be remembered as being very outgoing, fun loving, and living life to the fullest.
A Mass of Christian Burial is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Immaculate Conception Church in Botkins. with the Rev. Kyle Schnippel, vocations director of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery.
Friends may call from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Schlosser Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Wapakoneta.
You are invited to wear blue and green in honor of Rachel’s work with Life Connection of Ohio.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed to Life Connections of Ohio, 40 Wyoming St., Dayton, 45409.
Condolences may be expressed at schlosserfuneralhome.com.