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Archibald, Alvera Doellman (Doellman), age 98, passed away Wednesday January 24, 2018 at the Hospice of Dayton. She was born in Quincy, IL, OH to Albert Frank and Kathryn Doellman. Preceded in death by her husband John H Archibald Sr. Alvera is survived by son John Harold Archibald Jr. (Marilyn) of Cincinnati, OH; son James Robert Archibald Sr. (Patty) of Streamwood, IL; son George William Archibald (Stephanie) of Gahanna, OH; grandsons John Archibald III, Brent Archibald, James Archibald Jr., Frank Archibald, Nathan Archibald,; granddaughters Kristin Watson, Kimberly Garabis; and 10 great grandchildren; brothers George Doellman and Paul Doellman of Quincy, IL,; and sisters Ruth Teijido, Irene Doellman of Quincy, IL. She was a graduate of Quincy High School. During World War II she moved to Washington D.C. and worked as an administrative assistant in the US Department of Agriculture. She volunteered extensively during war with the USO and worked in the USO canteen in Washington D.C. serving US servicemen. After the war she worked for the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (I.B.E.W.) in an administrative role in Washington D.C. In Washington D.C. she met her husband John H Archibald Sr. while he was a student at the University of Maryland. She later moved to Niagara Falls, NY and then to Centerville, OH in the 1950's. Starting in the 1960's she worked for Elder Beerman Stores in Centerville, OH and eventually became a department manager before retiring in the 1980's. She was a member of Incarnation Church in Centerville OH for many years. She will be remembered and missed as a loving mother, grandmother, and sister. A funeral mass celebrating her life will be held on Friday January 26, 2018 at 1:30 pm at Incarnation Church, 7415 Far Hills Ave. Centerville, OH 45459. Interment at Calvary Cemetery 1730 N. 18th St Quincy, IL 62301 at 1 pm on February, 3, 2018 in Quincy, IL followed by a reception for family and friends at the Elks Lodge. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of your choice, in her memory.