Dorothy Brown Colson

Birth
Westminster, Carroll County, Maryland, USA
Death 29 Aug 2011 (aged 72)
Maryland, USA
Burial Finksburg, Carroll County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 75734078 · View Source
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Dorothy Colson, 72, of Westminster, died Monday, Aug. 29, 2011, at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Columbia. Born Oct. 19, 1938, in Westminster, she was the daughter of J. Norman and Margaret C. Wantz Brown.

She was the wife of Russell Colson, who died in Dec. 2000.

She was a 1957 graduate of Westminster High School, where she played basketball and was recognized as the most athletic in her senior year. She was retired from doing telephone sales for Random House and also sold Avon for 35 years.

Surviving are a son, Jeffrey Colson, of Westminster; a sister, Catherine Schaeffer, of Westminster; and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at Pritts Funeral Home & Chapel, 412 Washington Road, Westminster. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home with Deacon Charles E. Barnhart Jr. officiating. Interment will be in Evergreen Memorial Gardens in Finksburg


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  • Created by: Max
  • Added: 30 Aug 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 75734078
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dorothy Brown Colson (19 Oct 1938–29 Aug 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 75734078, citing Evergreen Memorial Gardens, Finksburg, Carroll County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Max (contributor 47012705) .