Dorothy D. Farnsworth, 87, went to be with the Lord on Friday, November 18, 2016.
Dorothy was born on December 18, 1928 in Streetsboro, Ohio to parents Harry and Irene Bower. She was retired from the housekeeping department at Robinson Memorial Hospital. Dorothy attended the New Testament Baptist Church and loved flowers, gardening and crocheting. Most of all she took joy in spending time with her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by her children: Kathy (Bill) Stephenson, James (Donna Davis) Farnsworth, Linda (David) Macchiarola, Timothy (DeDe) Farnsworth and Trena (Donnie) Ludlam. Surviving also are 12 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, 3 great-great grandchildren and her siblings: Harry (Nora) Bower, Tom (Nancy) Bower, Betty Tilden and many loving nieces and nephews.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents, husband Earl Farnsworth and her siblings: Robert Bower, Harold "Whitey" Bower, Richard Bower, Mary Mika and Ruth Dillon.
Friends will be received on Friday, November 25, from 5:00pm until 7:00pm at the New Testament Baptist Church, 3583 St. Rt. 59, Ravenna, where funeral services, officiated by Pastor Robert Burgess, will be held on Saturday, November 26, at 11:00am. Interment will follow at Grandview Memorial Park.
Condolences and memories may be shared at www.wood-kortright-borkoski.com.
The family would like to extend their sincere gratitude and appreciation to all of the staff at Kent Healthcare Center for the kind care given to Dorothy.
(Wood-Kortright-Borkoski 330-296-6436 RC 11-23-16)