Dorothy Layman Kinzie Weeks, 91, departed this life May 13, 2013, in Boerne, Texas. Born in Troutville, she was the daughter of the late Joseph Graybill and Genevieve Layman Kinzie. The widow of Warren G. Weeks Jr., she was preceded in death by her sister, Martha K. (Louis) Dillon; brother, Joseph G. Kinzie Jr.; and grandchildren, Matthew Weeks and Amy Weeks. She is survived by her sister, Virginia (Cornelius) Kinzie Visser; sister-in-law, Dana Belle Kinzie; children, Sandra (Robert) Wallace, Paul (Sarah) Weeks, Roger (Lori) Weeks, Warren (Joanie) Weeks III, Judith (Michael) Duffy, and Jil (Carl) Froelich; 21 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; cousin, Patricia Prickett Hickin; and many other beloved relatives and friends.
She often shared cherished memories of life, family and friends that were her early life in Troutville. Dorothy was a member of Walnut Grove Church of the Brethren in Johnstown, Pa., where she served as a deaconess. Dorothy had a long career of dedicated volunteer service. She enjoyed entertaining and participated in musical productions and singing groups.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 8, 2013, at the Walnut Grove Church of the Brethren, 1086 Bedford Street, Johnstown, PA 15904. A graveside service will follow at Richland Cemetery for family members.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Troutville Church of the Brethren or to the Walnut Grove Church food pantry.