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Helen Dorsey

December 5, 2003
Helen Dorsey
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Obituary for Helen Dorsey
Helen L. Dorsey, 79, of Washington, Pa. and formerly of Prosperity, Pa. R.D.#1 died at 11:30 p.m. Friday, December 5, 2003 in the Kade Nursing Home, Washington, Pa. after being in failing health for the past several years.She was born November 5, 1924 in East Finley Township, Washington County, Pa. a daughter of John Bentley and Nellie Ashbrook Ealy.Mrs. Dorsey had been a resident of Morris Township for over 20 years prior to moving to Washington.She was a member of the Fairmount United Methodist Church in East Finley where she was a member of the Ladies Aid Society and a former Sunday school teacher. She was also a former member of the East Finley Homemakers.Mrs. Dorsey enjoyed flower gardening, the out of doors and listening to gospel music as long as her health permitted.On April 10, 1946 she married Carl Gaylord Dorsey who died March 24, 2002.Surviving are a daughter, M. Elaine Ealy of Claysville; one son, G. Edward Dorsey of Waynesburg; one brother, Carl Ealy of Washington; one sister, Martha Martin of Rushville, Ohio; three grandchildren, Michael and Gary Ealy and Melinda Ealy Harris; four great grandchildren.Deceased in addition to her husband are, four sisters, Mildred Edwards, Mary and Alice Ealy and Leona Wright; four brothers, Ralph, Martin, Howard and Gene Ealy.The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Huntington's Disease Society Of America.Arrangements are under the direction of Rush Funeral Home, Inc. Rogersville, Pa.
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