Doris Estelle (Nee Herbold) Gohmann, died quietly on December 22, 2021. She was 96 years old. She was born on November 29, 1925 in Louisville, Kentucky to Edward and Amber Herbold. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband of 67 years, Dr. Joseph Gohmann, whom she met while attending the University of Louisville. Doris was a dedicated wife, mother and accomplished hostess. To her family, our Mimi was the embodiment of beauty and grace. She was a devoted mother grandmother and friend. In addition to enjoying time with her family and close friends, Doris loved golf, bridge and world travel. She was a wholehearted supporter of local organizations, notable, The Women's Medical Society Auxiliary of which she was the President twice, The Southern Ohio Museum and Holy Redeemer Catholic Church. Doris and Joe were generous benefactors of the Portsmouth area.
She is survived by her children: Sandra (George) White, Frederick (Krista) Gohmann, Rebecca (Christopher) Bechhold, and Jennifer (Samuel) Duff, Grandchildren: Margaret (John) White-Calanog, Adam (Carrie) White, Emma Gohmann, Christina (Andrew) Russ, Claire (Erik) Johnson, Joe (Rebecca) Guilkey, Aaron (Rachel) Guilkey and Henry Guilkey. Doris was blessed with 7 Great Grandchildren: Annie White, Emmie White, Peter White-Meridian, James and Mercy White-Calanog, Celeste Russ and Theodore Johnson.
A family remembrance will be held at a later date. Memorial donations may be made in Doris' name to The Southern Ohio Museum or The Portsmouth Wind Symphony.
Please visit www.fcdaehlermortuary.com to leave a special memory of Doris or condolences for her family.