Dorothy S. Ireland

WESTMINSTER, MD Dorothy S. Ireland, 85, died Sunday, February 10, 2013, at Carroll Hospital Center, Westminster. She was the wife of James E. Ireland for 66 years. Born March 19, 1927, in Baltimore, Dorothy was the daughter of the late Charles N. and Mary A. (Kagel) Wicklein. She was a high school graduate and worked on the family dairy farm. In addition to her husband, Dorothy is survived by a daughter, Barbara D. Ireland and Barry Buchoff of Timonium; a son, Charles L. Ireland and wife, Ginger, of Westminster; four grandchildren, Greg, Vaughn and Aaron Ireland and Michael Buchoff; three great-grandchildren, Carli, Eoghan and Zoe Ireland. Dorothy was predeceased by four brothers and a sister. She was a member of St. Mary's U.C.C., Silver Run and a former member of Salem Lutheran Church, Baltimore. Funeral Service is Friday at 11 a.m. at St. Mary's U.C.C., Silver Run with The Rev. Dr. Richard W. Scott officiating. Viewings are Thursday 6 to 8 p.m. at Little's Funeral Home, Littlestown and one hour prior to service time Friday at church. Interment is in St. Mary's Cemetery, Silver Run. Memorials in Dorothy's name may be sent to: St. Mary's U.C.C., 1441 E. Mayberry Rd., Westminster, MD 21158; or , P.O. Box 3535, Gettysburg, PA 17325. Online condolences may be shared on

Published in Evening Sun on Feb. 12, 2013