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Dorothy M. Flickinger Acker
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Birth: Mar. 16, 1920
Newport
Perry County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 11, 2012
Harrisburg
Dauphin County
Pennsylvania, USA

Dorothy M. Acker, 91 years old, formerly of Newport and New Bloomfield, passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 11, 2012 at Homeland Center in Harrisburg, She was born March 16, 1920 in Newport to Harry E. and Carrie (Manning) Flickinger. She was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, American Legion Auxillary and Fire Company Ladies Auxillary, all of Newport. She was a 1938 graduate of Central Penn Business College and had worked at the Pa. Farm Bureau Insurance Co.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband of 68 years, Henry A. Acker in 2008. She is survived by her daughters, Barbara J. Alleman and husband Russell of Newport; Nancy A. Hull and husband George of Harrisburg; and, Patricia Beaver of Newport; grandchildren, Greg Weibley, David Alleman, Marcia Washinger, Julie Lorenz, Scott Beaver and Michael Beaver; great grandchildren, Henry and Margot Weibley, Sienna Lorenz, Drew and Alana Alleman and Brandon and Jenna Washinger. She was preceded in death by her son-in-law, Rich Beaver.
Family and friends are invited to services on Wednesday from the David Myers Funeral Home, Newport, with a funeral at 12 PM. There is a viewing from 11 AM until the funeral. Burial will follow in the Newport Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions in Dorothy's memory may be made to Newport Fire Co., Mulberry Street, Newport, Pa. 17074. www.pennlive.com/obits


Published in Patriot-News on February 13, 2012 
 
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 Parents:
  Harry Elmer Flickinger (1873 - 1958)
  Catherine Carrie Manning Flickinger (1876 - 1961)
 
 Spouse:
  Henry A. Acker (1921 - 2008)
 
 Siblings:
  Mabel Irene Flickinger Byers (1896 - 1995)*
  Herbert Manning Flickinger (1898 - 1994)*
  Ruth E. Flickinger Cumbler (1911 - 1987)*
  Dorothy M. Flickinger Acker (1920 - 2012)
  Herbert Manning Flickinger (1925 - 1997)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Newport Cemetery
Newport
Perry County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Bill Corl
Record added: Feb 13, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84908276
Dorothy M. <i>Flickinger</i> Acker
Added by: Beth Quigley O'Brien
 
Dorothy M. <i>Flickinger</i> Acker
Added by: Beth Quigley O'Brien
 
Dorothy M. <i>Flickinger</i> Acker
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Rest in Peace sweet angel, I know you are in a better place. May your family find comfort in knowing that they are in the prayers of many.
- Bill Corl
 Added: Feb. 13, 2012
 
 
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