HIRSCH, Dorothy Dorothy Hirsch was born Dec. 29, 1923 in London, England. She passed a-way Jan. 27, 2014 in St. Petersburg. Dorothy came to work in America with her uncle, Lionel Hirsch, and aunt, Marjorie Hirsch after World War II. For over forty years, she helped manage their gift shops on the boardwalk in Seaside Heights, NJ and at the Pier in St. Petersburg. She traveled between New Jersey and Florida until a few years ago, enjoying her retirement. She is survived by her cousin, David Hirsch of Brentwood, TN; dear friend, Kay Morgan of St. Petersburg; niece, Andrea Asbury of Van Alstyne, TX; and cousin, Janice Hirsch of Stuart, FL. There also are a number of surviving cousins living in Pennsylvania, Florida, New Jersey, Tennessee, and Colorado. A memorial service celebrating her life will be held at David C. Gross Funeral Home, 6366 Central Avenue, St. Petersburg Feb. 19 from 10 am to noon. A gathering of family and friends from 10-11 am will be followed by a service at 11 am. The family requests that memorials be made in Dorothy's name to the
, 225 N. Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60601 or Suncoast Hospice, Coral Team, 5771 Roosevelt Blvd, Clearwater, Florida 33769. Online guest-book www.davidcgross.com. David C. Gross Funeral Homes 6366 Central Ave/727-381-4911
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Published in the Tampa Bay Times on Feb. 5, 2014