Doris (Adsit) Weller Paratore, 96, of North Syracuse passed away August 2, 2020. Born January 13, 1924 and raised in Syracuse by her parents, Charles and Pearl Adsit.
Doris graduated from Onondaga Valley Academy High School and over the years attended Onondaga Community College, CCBI and Eastern Nazarene College. Doris raised 5 children along with working at The Addis Co as well as Longley-Jones Real Estate over the years. Doris most wants others to remember her for is her Christian faith as she accepted Jesus Christ as her personal savior at the age of 59. As she grew to truly understand the power of prayer, Doris incorporated it into everyday life. Known as an independent thinker and one who openly shared her thoughts and opinions--some might agree with her that she was a strong woman. At North Syracuse Baptist Church, she served as a Deaconess,
Doris was predeceased by her son, Lawrence Weller and daughter, LaVerne Kay Vanscoyk, Lincoln, NE; Surviving to cherish her memory are her children, Jeffrey A. (Jennifer) Weller of Denver, CO, Nicholas (Patti) Paratore of Spencerport, NY and daughter, Lori (Peter) Paratore Cipkins of Pittsburgh, PA, along with many grand, great and great-great grandchildren.
The family will greet friends on Monday August 10th from 2-5pm at Sears Middleton Mathewson Funeral Home, 209 N. Main St., North Syracuse.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a gift to a cause near and dear to Doris' heart, South American Mission at 1021 Maxwell Mill Road, Suite B, Ft. Mill, SC 29708, in support of Jenna Weigner.
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