2014-01-02 / Obituaries

Dorothy M. Hoover

Hollidaysburg, 84

Dorothy Mae Hoover, 84, Hollidaysburg Veterans Home, formerly of Waterfall, died Tuesday, December 17, 2013, at the Hollidaysburg Veterans Home.

Born in Altoona on September 20, 1929, she was the daughter of the late Shannon H. and Blanche E. (Stern) Oldham. She was the widow of Harold L. Hoover, who preceded her in death in 2010.

During her life she was a seamstress and a homemaker and affiliated with the Church of the Brethren.

She is survived by the following children: Susan E. of Reedsville; Leroy K. of Buffalo Mills; Donald P. of Coalmont, and Twila J. of Buffalo Mills; a brother, Charles Oldham of Martinsburg; and a sister, Miriam (Oldham) Over of Williamsburg; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband; her son, Thomas R.; an infant daughter; and two brothers: Paul and Lee Jay Oldham.

A memorial service was held at Raystown Brethren Church, Saturday, Decem- ber 28, at 2 p.m.

Arrangements were by Curtis A. Heath Funeral Home Inc., Broad Top City. Online condolences at www.caheathfh.com.

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