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Dorothy Ellen Younkins

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“So sorry for your loss. Your mother became a good friend to mine after my brother died. She also always did something nice for and with my children...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Jenn (Skolnik) Brooks - NM

“Dear Eric (little brothers: Kirk/Jeff and sis Andrea)...Just learned of the loss of your mom last weekend from a text from Steven and like so many...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“I got to know Dorothy when I worked the polls and helped with the count at Colfax school -- something I started doing before I was old enough to vote...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Norma Chase - Pittsburgh, PA

“Dear Younkins Family,My sincere condolences for your loss,Sincerely,Erin Simon ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

Dorothy-spirit infused yet another greatgrandchild 4days before she passed
5 of 9 | Posted by: Eric Younkins

“Heartfelt sympathy for your loss, Eric, and to all your family. Kate Joyce ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Kate Joyce - Pittsburgh

“Dear Eric, Kirk, Andrea and Jeff:Your mom was a wonderful woman whom I will dearly miss. She was a bastion of intellectual and emotional support...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Claude Montgomery - Stamford, CT

“My sincere condolences to my second family, The Younkins. I spent more time there than I had in my own home. I admired Mrs. Younkins for her free...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Jeff Parker - Pittsburgh, PA

“Dear Jeff & Andrea: I was very saddened to read of the passing of your mom. Please accept my condolences on your loss. - Jeff Pollock, Esq., Sq. Hill ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

Dorothy passed away on Thursday, November 24, 2016.

Dorothy was a resident of Reading, Pennsylvania at the time of passing.

Dorothy graduated from Kutztown State Teacher's College.

Dorothy was married to James.

A memorial service will be held at Ralph Schugar Chapel Inc. 5509 Centre Avenue Shadyside on Saturday December 3 2016 at 2 PM. Visitation one hour prior to services 1 - 2 PM. Interment PRIVATE.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh 4400 Forbes Avenue Pittsburgh PA 15213.