Dorothy H. Pearsall

Dec 3, 1920 - Feb 25, 2017

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Dorothy H. Pearsall, 96, formerly of Edinburg, passed away the morning of Feb. 25, 2017, at Golden Hill Nursing Home.
Born in New Castle on Dec. 3, 1920, she was a daughter of Harry Krepps and Gladys Taylor Krepps.
On Dec. 26, 1941, she married Robert L. Pearsall, who passed away on April 29, 2001.
A graduate of New Castle High School, Dorothy was employed at Penn Power Co. as an office clerk. She was a member of Eastern Star, Wimodausis, Daughters of the American Revolution and a 50-year member of the Girl Scouts. She was a former member of First Christian Church. She enjoyed working crossword puzzles.
Survivors include a daughter, Roberta Anne Miller of New Castle; a son, Richard L. (Janice) Pearsall of Yukon, Okla.; a son-in-law, Robert Dagres of New Castle; eight grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a daughter, Jacquelyn Dagres; and a brother, Wilton Loyal Taylor.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the R. Cunningham Funeral Home and Crematory Inc., 2429 Wilmington Road, New Castle.
A funeral service will take place immediately following visitation at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home with Rev. John Yergan officiating.
Burial will be Graceland Cemetery.
Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.cunninghamfh.com.
Published on  February 27, 2017 in
New Castle News
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