Doris C. Burton, 97, of Wellsboro, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, at the Laurels.
She was born Jan. 11, 1915, in Wellsboro, the daughter of the late Charles and Hattie Osborn Burton.
Doris was employed by Bell Telephone Company, Harrisburg, as an auditor and instructor. She retired in 1980.
Surviving are four nieces, Evelyn (Charles) Parsons of Wellsboro, Sandy (Michael) Homel of Doylestown, Barbara (David) Wilmoth of S. Chesterfield, Va., Sharon (John) Eastlack of Pearce, Ariz.; nephew, Gerald (Jacqueline) Burton of Harrisburg; several grand and great-grand-nieces and nephews. Doris was preceded in death by her brothers, Bernard and Winton Burton; and nephew, William Burton.
Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Burial will be in West Branch Cemetery. Local arrangements are by Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home, "A Life Celebration Home," 139 Main St., Wellsboro. Memorials may be made in Doris's name to American Cancer Association, Tioga County Unit, 5 East Ave., Wellsboro, Pa. 16901. To share your fondest memories of Doris, visit www.lifecelebration.com.