Dorothy E. Melhorn (1924 - 2014)

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LEWISBERRY Dorothy E. (Wolfe) Melhorn, 89, passed away on Saturday, July 26, 2014. She was the wife of the late Charles Melhorn who passed away on July 26, 2001. Mrs. Melhorn was born September 13, 1924, in Lebanon County, the daughter of the late Lloyd and Rosie (Light) Wolfe. She enjoyed her career as a homemaker where she cherished caring for both her husband and children. Mrs. Melhorn is survived by two daughters, Lois Melhorn of Lewisberry, Beth Melhorn of Aztec, NM; her three sons, Mark Melhorn of Brisbin, Pa., Luke Melhorn of Lewisberry, and John Melhorn of Essex, MD; her eight grandchildren; two great grandchildren; and her brother, John Wolfe of Manheim. Mrs. Melhorn was preceded in death by a sister, Frances Oberholtzer and a brother, R. Eugene Wolfe. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to her viewing from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, August 1, 2014, and 10 to 11 a.m., Saturday, August 2, 2014 at West Shore Brethren in Christ Church, 1085 Orrs Bridge Road, Mechanicsburg. Her service will begin at 11 a.m., Saturday at the church. Officiating at the service will be her two sons, Rev. Mark Melhorn and Rev. John Melhorn. Burial will be in Locust Grove Cemetery in Windsor Township. Arrangements have been entrusted to The Diehl Funeral Home & Cremation Center of Mount Wolf. To share memories of Mrs. Melhorn please visit
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Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on July 29, 2014
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