Dorsey Fluharty

FLUHARTY, Dorsey B., 67, of Woodsfield, formerly of Jerusalem, died Tuesday, June 21, 2011 at his home.

He was born February 19, 1944 in Barnesville, a son of the late Richard and Lola Maxine Harper Fluharty.

He was a retired employee of the former Ormet Rolling Mill; a member of USW Local 5760 having served as finishing committeeman and plant grievance chairman; the Belmont- Monroe AFL-CIO, having served as delegate; a member of Moose Lodge 2247; FOE 2302 (two-time past president); and American Legion Post 768.

Surviving are his wife, Lona Kozak Fluharty; his children, Mark (Joan) Fluharty of Reynoldsburg, Jeff (Patty) Fluharty of Jerusalem, Melanie (Ted Noah) Fluharty of Parma, Michele (Rich) Namlik of Neffs, and Suzanne (Bill) Persinger of Shadyside; a brother, Jerry (Mayme) Fluharty of Utica, N.Y.; a sister, Michele (Michael) Wilson-Kulhawik of Woodsfield; six grandchildren, Kayla, Shasta, David, Jake, Emily, Julia; also several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be Thursday 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. at the Harper Funeral Home, Beallsville, where funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday.

Interment follows in Jerusalem Cemetery.

Dorsey’s family requests that memorial contributions be made to Cancer Gas Cards, Inc., c/o Shirley Brown, 48397 Keylor Hill Road, Woodsfield, Ohio 43793.

Online condolences may be offered at www.harperfh.net.