THOMPSONTOWN - Dorothy B. Benner, 96, of Thompsontown, passed away Friday, Sept. 28, 2012.
She was born June 10, 1916, in Donnally Mills, Perry County, to Clarence and T. Naomi (Fosselman) Spriggle.
She had worked in numerous dress factories and was a member of the Thompsontown United Methodist Church. She enjoyed traveling but her greatest joy was being with her grandchildren.
Dorothy is survived by: her son, Terry L. Benner, of Thompsontown; grandchildren, Annette Shelley, of Enola, and Joey Amey, of Thompsontown; and greatgrandchildren, Jenna Brininger, Daris Shelley, and Laurel and Tristan Amey.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Lenus Spriggle.
Family and friends are invited to a funeral service at 11 a.m. Tuesday, at the David Myers Funeral Home, Newport. Burial will be after the service, in the Newport Cemetery.