|Birth: ||Sep. 17, 1906|
|Death: ||Apr. 2, 1998|
Friday, April 03, 1998
Cumberland,Maryland --- Dorothy L. Cost, 91, formerly of B Street, LaVale, died Thursday, April 2, 1998, at the Cumberland Nursing Home.
Born Sept. 17, 1906, in Cumberland, she was the daughter of the late Webster B. Long and Jessie (Myers) Leonard Long. She also was preceded in death by her husband, Vernon R. Cost, on Nov. 8, 1973; one son, Charles B. Krimm Jr., on Jan. 20, 1979; two brothers; and two sisters.
Mrs. Cost was a graduate of Allegany High School and Frostburg Normal School. She studied violin at Ursuline Academy for five years. She was a resource string music teacher and was a substitute teacher for the Allegany County Board of Education. A very active member of Centre Street United Methodist Church serving on many committees, she was a former chairman of the historical committee, was a member of the Welderman's Bible Class and Sarah Circle of the United Methodist Women, and worked with the junior choir in LaVale. She held many offices in the Allegany County Music and Arts Council, and played with the Virginia Symphony Orchestra and many other symphony orchestras in the Cumberland and surrounding areas.
She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.
Surviving are a daughter-in-law, June C. Krimm, LaVale; one grandson, C. Alan Krimm, Frederick; one granddaughter, Susan C. Weller, Frederick; four great-grandchildren, Jennifer L. Boothe, Kevin A. Krimm, John C. Price and Stacey A. Price, all of Frederick; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received at the Kight Funeral Home, 309-311 Decatur St., Cumberland, on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. Adam E. Grim officiating. Entombment will be in the Rose Hill Mausoleum.
Pallbearers will be from the United Methodist Mens Club of Centre Street United Methodist Church.
The family requests that memorials take the form of contributions to the Centre Street United Methodist Memorial Fund.
Rose Hill Cemetery
Created by: Joe Mckenzie
Record added: Dec 22, 2008
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