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Obituaries

June 17, 2014

Dorothy Jean Krofcheck

Mercer school bus driver, good cook lived in Pardoe

PARDOE — Dorothy Jean Krofcheck, a lifelong resident of the Village of Pardoe, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 29, 2014. She was 90.

Mrs. Krofcheck was born June 12 1923, in Pardoe to Harry Joseph Rowe and Laura Reiser Rowe.

Dorothy was a member of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Mercer.

She was a school bus driver for Mercer Area School District for 34 years. Her other passions included spending time with her grandchildren, cooking and baking amazing dinners, going for drives and spending time with her dachshund, Willie.

She was a wonderful person, mother and grandmother. Her contagious laughter brought joy to everyone; she was such a blessing to all of her loved ones.

Her husband, John Krofcheck, whom she married Oct. 4, 1941, in the former All Saints Church in Mercer, preceded her in death Dec. 20, 1985.

Mrs. Krofcheck will be deeply missed by: her sons, Dennis Krofcheck and his wife Darlene, Grove City; and Jeff Krofcheck; her grandsons, Denny Krofcheck and his wife Martha; and Steve Krofcheck; and her four great-grandchildren, Stephanie, Emily, Hannah and Noah.

Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; three sisters, Patricia Krofchick, Mary Pyle and Kathryn Delett; and three brothers, William, Harry and George Rowe.

KROFCHECK

Mrs. John (Dorothy Jean), 90, Village of Pardoe.

Calling hours: 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday (6-1-14) in CUNNINGHAM FUNERAL HOME Inc., 306 Bessemer Avenue, Grove City.

Service: Mass of Christian burial at 2 p.m. Monday (6-2-14) in St. Hermenegild's Catholic Church, Pardoe, with the Rev. James A. Kennelley as celebrant.

Interment: St. Hermenegild's Cemetery, Pardoe.

Published May 31, 2014 in Allied News. Pick up a copy at 201A Erie St., Grove City.

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