Dorothy J. <I>Kessler</I> Jeffrey

Dorothy J. Kessler Jeffrey

DuBois, Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 24 May 2001 (aged 80)
Mattydale, Onondaga County, New York, USA
Burial Cleveland, Oswego County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 47044200 · View Source
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Post-Standard, The (Syracuse, NY ) - May 25, 2001
Dorothy J. Jeffrey, 80, of Bridge Street,Cleveland,died Thursday at her daughter's home in Mattydale.

Born in Du Bois, Pa., she also lived in Syracuse and the West Indies, before moving to Cleveland 44 years ago. She worked at Cleveland Elementary School and previously owned Lakeshore Ceramic Shop, Cleveland. She was past matron of the Cleveland Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star, and former president of the U.S. Women's Club of Kingston, Jamaica. She organized the Martin Luther King Scholarship Fund for high school students in Jamaica to attend college in the United States. She was a member of Cleveland United Methodist Church and the Lioness Club, Kingston, and taught youth ceramics classes in Cleveland.

Survivors: Her husband of 62 years, Ned; a daughter, Sara Anderson of Mattydale; two sons, Gary of Durham, N.C., and Steven of Lawrenceville, Ga.; a sister, Phyllis Van Wormer of North Syracuse; eight grandchildren.

Services: 4 p.m. Saturday in Cleveland United Methodist Church, Bridge Street, Cleveland. Burial, private. Calling hours, 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday in the church. Traub Funeral Home, Central Square, has arrangements.

Contributions: Hospice of Central New York, 990 Seventh North St., Liverpool 13088.

Post-Standard, The (Syracuse, NY )
Date: May 25, 2001
Edition: Final
Page: B4
Record Number: 0105250425
Copyright, 2001, The Herald Company

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