Dorothy Claudine Conway
Dorothy Claudine Conway, age 81, of Thornville, passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2009, at the Selma Markowitz Care Center, Newark.
She was born on September 11, 1927, in Jumonville, Pennsylvania to the late Truman and Ruth (Robinson) Hileman. Dorothy was a member of Fairfield Beach United Methodist Church, loved to study the Bible, gardening, and reading.
Dorothy is survived by her husband, Richard Conway Sr. of 61 years; children, Richard Conway Jr. of California, David (Dean) Conway of Washington, Dale (Sherry) Conway of Texas, Duane (Debbie) Conway of Somerset, Claudine Conway, Clifford Conway, Darrell Conway, Kathy (Chuck) Nichols and daughter-inlaw Tammy Conway all of Thornville; sisters, Maxine Mahoney and sister-in-law, Ruby Reckard of Uniontown, Pennsylvania, sister, Betty Neal of Dayton, Pennsylvania; 16 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Keith Conway; daughter-in-law, Linda Conway,; sisters, Pauline Dixon, Elsie Porter, Margaret Mahoney, and Jo Twigg; and brothers, Truman Hileman and Jim Reckard.
Funeral service was held March 16, 2009, at Boring-Sheridan Funeral Home with Pastor Terry Borah officiating. Burial followed at Lutheran Reformed Cemetery, Thornville. Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, 2269 Cherry Valley Rd SE, Newark, Ohio 43055. Online condolences may be made at: www.boringsheridanfuneralhomes. com