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Dorothy J. Barner

October 27, 1932 ~ June 28, 2017 (age 84)

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Dorothy J. Barner, age 84, of Smyrna, DE, passed away peacefully in the presence of her loved ones to join her late husband, Sherman R. Barner, on Wednesday, June 28, 2017.

Mrs. Barner was born on October 27, 1932 in Montgomery, PA, the daughter of the late Ernest and Helen O’Connor.

A graduate of Montgomery High School, she made a home in Smyrna, DE with her beloved husband Sherman, where they lived for nearly fifty years.

She was a loving homemaker and was a caring and giving person. She was adored by all who knew her. She enjoyed her home, canning and was proud of her yard.

Dorothy was a life member of the Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars #3428 of Muncy, PA.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Sherman R. Barner; her stepmother, Caroline O’Connor; and her sister, Marjorie Seyler.

She is survived by her daughters, Karen Bennett and her husband Mike of New Braunfels, TX, and Susan Parker of Canandaigua, NY; her son, Rick Barner of Smyrna, DE; three grandchildren, Jay Bennett, Kory Parker, and Clare Barner; her great granddaughter, Aubrey Bennett; her sisters, Beatrice Elliott, and Connie Deisher and her husband Donnie; her brother-in-law, Harold Seyler; and many nieces, nephews and extended family.

A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at 12 pm at Green Lawn Memorial Park, located at 62 PA-54, Montgomery, PA 17752.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Dorothy’s memory may be made to the VFW #3428, 12 N. Market St., Rear, Muncy, PA 17756.

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 Service Information

Graveside Service
July 5, 2017

12:00 PM
Green Lawn Memorial Park
62 PA-54
Montgomery, PA 17752

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