A funeral service for Dorothy Louise Jourdan was held July 13, 2019, at the Hoskinson Funeral Home in Thornville with Pastor Orrey McFarland officiating.. Burial followed in the Lutheran Reformed Cemetery.
Mrs. Jourdan, 97, of Lancaster, formerly of Thornville, passed away on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at Pickering House. She was born July 17, 1921, in West Virginia, one of eight children born to Jeffery A. and Carrie Anne (Wray) Steele. She was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Thornville and had worked at the Fairfield Medical Center in the Housekeeping Department, retiring after 25 years.
Surviving are her daughters, Doris S. Hall, Mary Lou (John) Mickey and Joyce Anne (Gerald) Hensley; her grandchildren, Dixie, Charlotte, Steve, Ronnie, Kendra, Brian (deceased), Lisa and Christy; many great-grandchildren and many great-great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Harold Jourdan on October 30, 1985; six brothers and one sister.
Memorial contributions may be made to Pickering House.