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Dorothy J. Ross Hackathorne
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Birth: Jun. 19, 1929
Steubenville
Jefferson County
Ohio, USA
Death: Aug. 20, 2011
Wintersville
Jefferson County
Ohio, USA

Obituary
Weirton Daily Times
August 23, 2011


HACKATHORNE, Dorothy J., 82, of Wintersville, Ohio, died Saturday, Aug. 20, 2011, at her home.

She was born June 19, 1929, in Steubenville, Ohio, a daughter of the late William and Dorothy Ohlemacher Ross.

Dorothy graduated from Steubenville High School in 1947, Ohio Valley Hospital School of Nursing in 1950; OSU School of Anesthesia in 1955 and received a B.S. from Wheeling Jesuit University in 1979. Dorothy served as a captain in the Air Force from 1950-53 as a flight nurse during the Korean Conflict and in the Air Force Reserves from 1953-64. Dorothy was a nurse anesthetist (CRNA) for 38 years at Ohio Valley Hospital from 1958-96. She was a CRNA, a certified registered nurse anesthetist who are advanced practice nurses who specialize in anesthesia care. Dorothy served as past president and officer of the OSANA, Ohio State Association of Nurse Anesthetists. She was an active member of Starkdale Presbyterian Church where she was a deacon, served on session and was very passionate about singing in the choir.

Her favorite hobbies included fishing for perch at Lake Erie, gardening, traveling and photography. She started her own photography business called Hacks Visuals. Dorothy loved animals and especially dogs. She was a dog lover and always rescued lost dogs. Dorothy was involved with a mission trip to the Philippines sponsored by Aquinas and her business Hacks Visuals sponsored youth baseball and softball teams.

Preceding Dorothy in death were an infant son, David Brian Hackathorne and two brothers, George H. and Bill Ross.

Surviving are her husband of 48 years, David Wayne Hackathorne whom she married on June 22, 1963; two sons, David W. (Cynthia) Hackathorne II of Worthington, Ohio, and Daniel J. (Deanne) Hackathorne of Milford Center, Ohio, and four grandsons, Lucas, Jacob, Cross and Wyatt Hackathorne.

Friends may call at Dunlope- Shorac Funeral Home Wintersville, on Tuesday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. and Wednesday at Starkdale Presbyterian Church from 10 a.m. until the service at 11 a.m. with Rev. Dr. Philip Makari officiating. Burial at Union Cemetery. Memorial donations may be directed to Starkdale Presbyterian Church Youth Group, 4600 Sunset Blvd., Steubenville, OH 43952. Offer condolences at www.shorac.com. 
 
Burial:
Union Cemetery
Steubenville
Jefferson County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Jackson Edward Wilson
Record added: Aug 23, 2011
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Dorothy J. <i>Ross</i> Hackathorne
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