Dorothy I. Harrison Jacoby

GREAT VALLEY - Dorothy I. Harrison Jacoby, 89 of Mutton Hollow Road, died Saturday (Aug. 16, 2014) at her home following a long illness.

Born June 13, 1925, in Salamanca, she was the daughter of the late Victor and Lila Milhollen Harrison. On May 31, 1946, she married William "Dale" Jacoby, who predeceased her Feb. 25, 2009.

She was an active member of the First Baptist Church of Great Valley. She enjoyed bowling, camping and her family. Mrs. Jacoby was employed at the Social Security Administration, retiring in 1987. After retiring from the Social Security Administration, she worked for Norton Smith Hardwoods, until her second retirement in October, 2008.

She is survived by four children, Dorothy "Ann" Imoff of Bradford, Pa., Carol (Dennis) Daly of Cattaraugus, Alice (Dennis) Brewer of Kill Buck, and William (Chris) Jacoby of Great Valley; two sisters, Thelma Meyers of Kill Buck, and Betty Terry of Winston-Salem, N.C.; 13 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by a daughter, Judy E. Jacoby; a grandson, Denny D. Daly; and four brothers, Victor Harrison, Charles Harrison, Robert Harrison and Guy Harrison.

There will be no visitation. Private funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements are under the direction of the O'Rourke & O'Rourke Inc. Funeral Home, 25 River St., Salamanca.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to Home Care & Hospice or the . E-condolences can be sent to or posted to

Funeral Home

O'Rourke & O'Rourke Inc Funeral Home
25 River Street Salamanca, NY 14779
(716) 945-4760

Published in The Olean Times Herald on Aug. 18, 2014