Dorothy M. Storto
Dorothy Mae Storto, 85, a resident of the long-termcare unit of Fulton County Medical Center, Mc- Con-nellsburg, and formerly of Maddensville, Huntingdon County, died at 7:44 p.m., Thursday, February 17, 2011, at the Medical Center.
Born April 26, 1925, in Maddensville, she was the daughter of the late Bower and Mabel ( Ramsey) Shields. She was married to Anthony Storto, now deceased.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Madeline Seville, and a son, Michael Storto.
Three granddaughters survive: Lisa Sellers, St. Thomas; Dorothy Patterson, (Maddensville) Orbisonia; and Crissy Seville, Fort Littleton.
One grandson, Phillip Seville, is deceased.
Also surviving are six great-grandchildren: Ashley Keck, Eric Patterson, Nathan Patterson, Lakin Sellers, Ian Seville and Delaney Patterson; and one sister, Ann Tucciorella of Baltimore.
Three sisters, Bessie Taylor, Marie Heck and Evelyn Truman are deceased.
She was a member of Dublin Mills Community Church, Dublin Mills Rd., Hustontown.
At age 15, she started work as a nanny/housekeeper in New York City. She went on to manage a concert center in Ohio, worked at Grove Manufacturing in Shady Grove and worked as a waitress for many years. She later owned and operated Mattie’s Restaurant in Mc- Connellsburg. Afterwards, she work-ed as a homecare giver, providing comfort to many individuals in the area.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at Dublin Mills Community Church. Pastor Sam Stoey, Pastor John Hodge and Pastor Richard Bernhard officiated. Interment was made in Wible Cemetery, Three Springs.
Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, Orbisonia, was in charge of arrangements.