Dorothy Jane Bieri

Dorothy Jane Bieri of Scranton died Thursday at the VNA Hospice Inpatient Unit at Geisinger Community Medical Center. She was the widow of Harold Anthony Bieri, who died in 2001.

Born in Philadelphia, daughter of the late Elmer and Elizabeth Kern Miller, she was a graduate of Kensington High School, Philadelphia.

Dorothy was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and sister. She was at her happiest surrounded by her loving family. She was dearly loved and will be missed by all.

Surviving are two sons, Gregg Bieri and wife, Phyllis, Bailey, Colo.; and David and wife, Lisa, Scranton; a daughter, Jane Abourezk and husband, Charles, Centerville, Ohio; five grandchildren, Steven Bieri, Kevin Bieri, Nicole Bieri, Dante Bieri and Matthew Abourezk; several nieces and nephews. She was also preceded in death by two sisters, Katherine, and Lucille; and two brothers, George and Raymond.

Private funeral services will be conducted at the convenience of the family from the Patrick F. Guido Funeral Home, 120 S. Main Ave. Entombment, Fairview Memorial Park, Elmhurst.

No public calling hours are scheduled.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Uplifting Athletes Penn State University, attn: Dolores Brobeck, Lasch, Football Building, University Park, PA 16802. Visit www.patrick guidofuneralhome.com for information, directions or to send an online condolence.

Funeral Home

Guido-Fiorillo Funeral Home Inc.
120 South Main Avenue Scranton, PA 18504
(570) 344-5662

Published in Scranton Times on July 12, 2013