Dorothy S. Cole
AGE: 77 • Keyport
Dorothy S. (Sheftz) Cole, 77, of Keyport, passed away peacefully, Tuesday, February 12, 2013, at home. Born in Scranton, PA, she resided in Union Beach before moving to Keyport in 1966. For 18 years, she worked as a sewing machine operator with Ganshire Manufacturing, Keyport, retiring in 1997. Dorothy was an avid reader; loved doing crossword puzzles; and loved to dance. But most of all, family meant everything to her. She did everything for her family.
Dorothy was predeceased by her parents, John and Genevieve (Wlazlo) Sheftz; and three brothers, Stephen, Anthony and John Sheftz. She is survived by her beloved husband, Joseph W. Cole; her loving children, Joseph W. Cole, III of Middletown, David A. Cole and wife Susan of Brick; and Catherine Anne Smith and husband Steve of Keyport; her siblings, Edward Sheftz of PA; Michael Sheftz of FL; and Linda Steidle of New Brunswick; six cherished grandchildren and ten precious great grandchildren. She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Family and friends are invited Thursday, February 14, 2013 and Friday, February 15, 2013 from 2-4 & 7-9PM at Day Funeral Home, 361 Maple Place, Keyport, NJ 07735; and Saturday, February 16, 2013, 10:30AM, with an 11AM service at the funeral home. Entombment will follow at St. Joseph Mausoleum, Keyport. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Dorothy's memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Foundation of America, www.alzfdn.org
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