Dorothy Ackerman

ACKERMAN, Dorothy M., 87, of Wheeling passed away on Monday, November 26, 2012, at Bishop Joseph H. Hodges Continuous Care Center, Wheeling.

She was born January 6, 1925, in Wheeling, WV, daughter of the late B.H. Ackerman Sr. and Vesta Huff Ackerman.

Dorothy was a retired office clerk at the former John Dieckmann and Sons Florist, and she was a member of Stone United Presbyterian Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by four sisters, Eleanor Murphy, Beverly Wallace, Betty Keller and Shirley Davis; and two nieces, Jo Ann Murphy and Georgeann Armstrong.

Surviving are her brother, B.H. Ackerman Jr. of Wheeling; several nieces and nephews including Nora Murphy and Vickie Shaw and her husband, Jeff; Bill Davis and his wife Jane, all of Wheeling, and Carl Ackerman and his wife Janet of Morgantown, WV; and several great-nieces and great-nephews.

Friends will be received on Thursday, November 29, 2012, from 11 a.m. until time of service at 1 p.m. at the Kepner Funeral Home, 166 Kruger St., Elm Grove, Wheeling (304-242-2311), with the Rev. Robert Nagy officiating. Interment in Stone Church Cemetery, Elm Grove.

Memorial contributions may be made to Stone United Presbyterian Church, 25 East Cove Avenue, Wheeling, WV 26003.

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