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Dorothy C. Story

Mar 13, 2012

Dorothy C. Story, 102, of Muncy, died Thursday, March 8, 2012, at the Muncy Valley Hospital Skilled Nursing Unit.

Born Feb. 27, 1910, she was a daughter of the late Lawrence and Emma Marie Chase Mason. Her husband of 45 years, Harold R. Story, preceded her in death on Dec. 18, 1977.

Dorothy was a graduate of the Canton High School, class of 1927. She was a member of the Lungerville Christian Church and enjoyed gardening, sewing, reading, refinishing antiques, cooking and canning. However, one of her greatest joys was spending time with her family.

Surviving are a son, Phillip M. (Susan) Story of Muncy; two daughters, Margaret A. (Bill) Bovee of Spotsylvania, Virginia and Florence E. (Bill) McCarty of Muncy; seven grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; and two step-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband, Dorothy was preceded in death by a son, William R. Story and two grandsons, Phillip F. Story and Randy L. McCarty.

Funeral services were held 11 a.m. Monday, at the McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, 557 E. Water St., Hughesville, with Pastor James Harvey officiating. Burial followed in Lungerville Cemetery. Friends called from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.

The family provided the flowers and suggest memorial contributions be made to the Lungerville Christian Church, c/o Gloria Woodside, 1901 Mordan Hollow Road, Unityville, PA 17774.

Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.mccartythomas.com.