2009-01-15 / Obituaries

Dorothy M. Miller

Breezewood, 80

Dorothy M. (Clark) Miller, 80,

Breezewood, died Tuesday, January 6, 2009, at UPMC St. Margaret Hospital, Pittsburgh. She was born on November

6, 1928, in Uniontown, Pa., a daughter of the late Wilbert H. and Ethel P. (Ramsey) Clark. On June 3, 1951, in Loysburg, she married Thomas J. Miller. He preceded her in death on July 17, 2005.

She is survived by the following family: one daughter, Patricia Chancellor, Breezewood; seven granddaughters: Mia, married to Bob Shipley, Middlebury Center, Pa.; Torey, married to Brent Anderson, Severn, Md.; Codi Chancellor, Philadelphia; Casey Chancellor, Johnstown; Kassie, married to John Leidy, New Enterprise; Lindsay, married to Robert Bainey, Hollidaysburg; Andrea Cragan, Portland, Ore.; a brother, Herbert Clark, married to Della Mae, Everett; sister-in-law Iola Clark, Breezewood; brother in-law William Carpenter, Breezewood; great-grandchildren: Jesse and Jade Shipley, Peyton and Thad Leidy, and Xander, Cali and Maddox Bainey; and two special nieces: Melody Border and Melinda Feaster

She was preceded in death by two sons: Montey and Wylon "Buddy" Clark; a sister, Joan Clark Smith Carpenter; and a brother, Dorald Clark.

She was a member of Mountain Chapel Brethren In Christ Church, Breezewood.

She was employed at Lion Manufacturing, Everett, for 25 years and later worked at Family House Restaurant in the gift shop.

She was a member of Breezewood Volunteer Fire Company Auxiliary.

She loved reading, hand sewing and spending time with her family.

Funeral services were held on Saturday, January 10, 2009, at 11:00 a.m., in the chapel at Akers Funeral Home. Pastor Ronald Hott and Pastor H. Lee Ritchey officiated. Burial was private in Union Memorial Cemetery.

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