Obituary for Dorothy Fetrow
Dorothy M. Greenwalt Fetrow, 81, of Hummelstown, passed away Wednesday, May 17, 2017, in her home surrounded by her loving family.
Born in Lawn on November 1, 1935, she was the daughter of the late Henry B. and Mary M. Eckert Greenwalt.
Dottie retired as a waitress from the Hotel Hershey; she also worked at Hoss’s Restaurant in Hummelstown and was a clerk for Agway and Farmer’s Insurance. She was a 1955 graduate of Hershey High School. Dottie was a former member of the Hummelstown United Church of Christ. She greatly enjoyed volunteering her time, especially at the Mohler Senior Center and the former IHS Nursing Home, both in Hershey. Dottie also loved participating in activities with her graduating class, arts and crafts, and seamstress work. She will be deeply missed by her family and friends.
Dottie is survived by her loving husband of 43 years, Martin D. “Marty” Fetrow, whom she married on November 23, 1973; two daughters, Christine M. Glocker of Hummelstown and Bonnie L. Staub of Mechanicsburg; a step daughter, Dawn F. Shuman wife of Michael of Steelton; three grandchildren, Angela C. Ulsh wife of Barry, Madison J. Shuman, and Elizabeth A. Shuman; and a great grandson, Gavin M. Ulsh.
In addition to her parents, Dottie was preceded in death by her brother, Henry B. Greenwalt, Jr.
Funeral services will be held Friday, May 26, 2017, at 2 PM in the Trefz & Bowser Funeral Home, Inc., 114 West Main Street, Hummelstown. Interment will be in Stoverdale Cemetery, Derry Township. Relatives and friends are invited to her viewings in the funeral home on Thursday, May 25, 2017, from 6 to 8 PM and again on Friday from 1 PM until time of the service.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial contributions be made to Hospice of Central PA, 1320 Linglestown Road, Harrisburg, PA 17110.
Online condolences may be shared at www.trefzandbowser.com.