The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA


February 13, 2013

Dorothy Frances Amigh

JACKSON TOWNSHIP — AMIGH – Dorothy Frances, 88, Jackson Township, passed away Feb. 12, 2013. Born May 19, 1924, in Conemaugh, daughter of the late Lewis and Margaret Maye (Tyson) Amigh. Preceded in death by brothers, Harry, Abraham and David Allen Amigh; and sisters, Mary Jane Alexander and Pearl Yarina. Survived by brothers, Jim (Donna) Amigh and Paul (Betty) Amigh; sisters, Irene Bailey, Ruth Alexander, Elsie Alexander, Kathy (Charlie) Grove and Gail Walker; sister-in-law, Wendy Amigh; special nephews, Stephen (Beth) Yarina, Darrin (Heather) Grove, Dennis (Stacey) Grove, Jordan Grove, Ben Grove and Andrew Yarina; special nieces, Emma Grove and Addison Yarina; and numerous other nieces and nephews; as well as good friends, David (Sharon) Killen. Dorothy was a life member and dispatcher for Jackson Township Volunteer Fire Company, for more than 30 years, as KRP-753 Base. Dorothy enjoyed playing bingo, gardening flowers and caring for her rabbits, as well as making maple syrup. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Askew-Houser Funeral Homes Inc., Nanty Glo, where funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, the Rev. Marvin E. Lowery, officiating. Interment, Forest Lawn Cemetery.

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