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Dorothea Avis Kenniston Highfill Carpenter
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Birth: Aug. 18, 1916
Grand Valley
Warren County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 8, 1995
Erie County
Pennsylvania, USA

daughter of Thomas Lowry Kenniston
and Delilah Wallace;
wife of 1)Lester Daniel Highfill
and 2)Franklin C "Frank" Carpenter

"Mrs Dorothea A Carpenter, 78, of 930 W Third St, Erie, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, March 8, 1995, at her residence. She was born on Aug 18, 1916, in Grand Valley, a daughter of Thomas and Delilah Wallace Kenniston. She married Frank Carpenter Sr, who preceded her in death, and her first husband, Lester Highfill, who died in 1948. She attended Eldred Center School. Mrs Carpenter is survived by two sons, Daniel R Highfill and Frank "Kevin" Carpenter and his wife Cheryl, all of Erie; three daughters, Mrs Linda Goodwill of Meadville, Mrs Vicki Schindler of Erie and Mrs John (Cheryl) Graham of Warren; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; two brothers, Kenneth Kenniston and William Kenniston, both of Erie; and two sisters, Mrs Sidney (Winifred) Winans of Corry and Mrs Lawrence (Betty) Murdoch (sic) of Spartansburg. She was preceded in death by her parents, two husbands, two brothers, Rexford Kenniston and Theodore Kenniston; and three sisters, Mrs Annette Emerson, Mrs Maxine Yost and Mrs Hazel Barker. Friends may call at the Gordon B Garrett Funeral Home, 303 N Washington St, on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9pm and attend the funeral service from the funeral home on Saturday at 11am with Rev William Hopkins, pastor of the Church of the Nazarene, officiating. Interment will be in Rose Hill Cemetery, Spartansburg."
(Titusville Herald, Mar 9, 1995)
Family links: 
  Thomas Lowry Kenniston (1876 - 1959)
  Delilah Wallace Kenniston (1884 - 1969)
  Lester Daniel Highfill (1898 - 1948)
  Franklin C Carpenter (1918 - 1965)
  Linda L Highfill Brown Goodwill (1944 - 2013)*
  Viola May Highfill Parmi Schindler (1946 - 2001)*
  Winifred Mae Kenniston Winans (1911 - 2000)*
  Charlotte Annette Kenniston Emerson (1912 - 1947)*
  Kenneth Hall Kenniston (1914 - 1995)*
  Dorothea Avis Kenniston Highfill Carpenter (1916 - 1995)
  Rexford Raymond Kenniston (1918 - 1973)*
  Hazel Gertrude Kenniston Barker Maynard (1921 - 1975)*
  Maxine Lucille Kenniston Yost (1923 - 1986)*
  William Wallace Kenniston (1924 - 2002)*
  Betty Louise Kenniston Murdock (1927 - 2007)*
  Ted Alan Kenniston (1929 - 1988)*
*Calculated relationship
Rose Hill Cemetery
Crawford County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Ted K
Record added: Aug 31, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11655359
Dorothea Avis <i>Kenniston Highfill</i> Carpenter
Added by: Lisa Stevens
Dorothea Avis <i>Kenniston Highfill</i> Carpenter
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