Dorothy A. Dunmire

LEWISTOWN – Dorothy A. Dunmire, 89, formerly of 831 E. Walnut St., Lewistown, died at 9 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013, at Ohesson Manor.

Born Dec. 24, 1923, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Oscar L. Deavor and Vera L. (Chamberlain) Deavor Stine.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: her husband, Kenneth M. Dunmire, whom she married Aug. 28, 1949, on Feb. 18, 1992; a brother, Howard Deavo r; and a sister, Louise Wilson.

Dorothy is survived by: her daughter, Carol Coulter and husband, Jerry, of Yeagertown; her son, Keith D. Dunmire and wife, Roxanne, of Scranton; four grandchildren, Heather Larson and husband, David, of Colorado, Jerod Coulter and wife, Jennifer, of South Carolina, and Justin and Danielle Dunmire; and four great-grandchildren.

She worked in the shipping office of American Viscose until getting married, and later, was a secretary for 17 years at Norlin Warehousing Services, in Lewistown, retiring in 1985.

Dorothy was a member of First Church of the Brethren.

She enjoyed volunteer work at the Area Agency on Aging and the Lewistown Hospital.

The family will receive friends from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, at Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes Inc., Woodlawn, 200 N. Main St., Lewistown. A graveside service will follow in Juniata Memorial Park, with the Rev. Mike Sigler officiating.

Memorial donations may be made to First Church of the Brethren, 134 Shaw Ave., Lewistown, PA 17044, or Ohesson Manor, 276 Green Ave., Lewistown, PA 17044.

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