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Dorothy Detwiler

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Dorothy Detwiler Dorothy G. (Espenship) Detwiler, 85, wife of the late Harold B. "Jim" Detwiler, died Saturday, at Pennsburg Manor. She was a former resident of Trappe. Mrs. Detwiler was born on August 17, 1925, in Norristown. She was a daughter of the late Alton G. and Ella (Swartley) Espenship. Mrs. Detwiler is survived by her children, Ronald E., husband of Christine (Warlo) Detwiler, Colebrookdale Twp., Darlene S. Welsh, Lower Pottsgrove Twp., Jay H., wife of Donna (Jumbelick) Detwiler, Upper Providence Twp., and Patricia A., wife of Stafford Mitchell, Trappe; her grandchildren, John, Jr., husband of Sandra (Waltz) Welsh, Lower Pottsgrove Twp., Philip, husband of Kelly (Schramm) Welsh, Media, Jared, husband of Shaina (Schmeltzle) Mitchell, Glendale, AZ, Brent Mitchell, Trappe, Joshua Mitchell, Trappe, and Heather Detwiler, Upper Providence Twp.; her great-grandson, Benjamin Welsh; and her sister, Florence, wife of Donald Hoffman, Norristown. She was preceded in death by her sisters, Helen Noblitt and Eleanor Kime. The funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM, Friday, at the Holcombe Funeral Home, Inc., 21 Main St., Trappe, with the Rev. Dr. Martha B. Kriebel. Pastor, Trinity Reformed Church, United Church Of Christ, Collegeville, officiating. Burial will be in Providence Mennonite Cemetery, Upper Providence Twp. Friends may call from 10:00 to 11:00 AM, Friday, at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the ., Suite 102, 399 Market St., Philadelphia, PA 19106.

Published in Times Herald on Mar. 30, 2011
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