Dorothy M. Rowe

MIFFLINTOWN – Dorothy M. Rowe, 96, of Mifflintown, died Friday, May 31, 2013, at the Bridges at Brookline.

Born Feb. 15, 1917, in Walker Township, Juniata County, she was a daughter of the late Levi P. and Mabel (Wirt) Rowe.

She is survived by two cousins, Marian Logan, of Mechanicsburg, and Donald Prye, of Mifflintown, and a number of next-generation cousins.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Edna Rowe.

Dorothy was a sewing machine operator at the Rae-Sel Corp. dress factory, retiring in 1981.

She filled her time by taking care of her house, with her two cats, Lucky and Tommy, by her side and was very proud of the rugs she braided.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 8, at at Guss Funeral Home Inc., 20 S. Third St., Mifflintown, with Rev. Mike Sigler officiating.

There will be a viewing from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, at the funeral home.

Interment will be in Centre Lutheran Church Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice: The Bridge, 305 Fourth St., Lewistown, PA 17044 or to Juniata Meals on Wheels, P.O. Box 251, Mifflintown, PA 17059.

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