THOMASVILLE Doris C. (Schroeder) Gordon, 84, passed away Monday, October 7, 2013, at Manor Care North. She was the wife of the late Judge Helms. Mrs. Gordon was born in Columbia on October 4, 1929, daughter of the late, J. Walter and Katharine J. (Eyster) Schroeder. She was employed as a secretary for the former McCrory's Corporation and the former Hall Builder's Company. She was a graduate of William Penn High School, Class of 1947, and a member of the East Berlin VFW
, Post 8896 Lady's Auxiliary. Survivors include a son, John C. Kitzmiller, Jr. of Spring Grove, a granddaughter, Dana L. Grim and her husband, Stephen of Thomasville; a great-granddaughter, Jacklyn M. Grim of Thomasville, and a sister, Janet "Betty" Stoops of Maryland. Funeral service will be held at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, October 10, 2013, at the LeRoy R. Leber Funeral Home, Inc., 2290 School St., York (Shiloh). Officiating will be Chaplain Wesley Mast of Heartland Hospice. Final resting place will be in Susquehanna Memorial Gardens. There will be a visitation from 11:30 to 12:30 prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the
, Central PA Chapter, 17 S. 19th St., Camp Hill, PA 17011 or to the SPCA, 3159 Susquehanna Trail North, York, PA 17402.