Dolly F. Stratton, 68, of Conneaut Lake died Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at the Meadville Medical Center following a courageous battle with cancer.
She was born February 18, 1951 in Logan, WV a daughter of Leonard and Pearl Johnson Kitchen. She married Deward Stratton, Jr. June 4, 1968 in Logan, WV.
She was a seamstress at Logan Manufacturing, was a homemaker and was a postal worker over the years. She loved all types of crafting including ceramics, sewing and quilting. She enjoyed going to the Meadville YMCA as part of the Silver Sneakers and the cancer survivor group. She was also an active member of the Compassion Church.
Survivors, in addition to her husband Deward of 51 years, include: a son, Tim Stratton (Cilissa) of Pittsburgh; three grandchildren, Jacob, Emily and Lillian Stratton, brother, Jackie Kitchen of Martinsville, VA and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by seven brothers, Leonard, Jr, Andrew Jack, Neil, Willard, Charles, Scott and Edward Kitchen and four sisters, Bertha Chapman, her twin sister, Vira Perry, Susan Hairfield and Madonna Philpott.
A celebration of Dolly’s life will be held at a later date.
The family would like to extend their gratitude for the wonderful care given Dolly by the staff at the Yolanda G. Barco Oncology Institute of Meadville Medical Center and Hospice of Crawford County and ask that memorial contributions be sent to the organizations at 736 Liberty Street or 766 Liberty Street, Meadville, PA 16335 respectively.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Waid-Coleman Funeral Home, Inc., 12422 Conneaut Lake Road, Conneaut Lake, where memories and condolences may be shared at www.waidcolemanfh.com
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Hospice of Crawford County
766 Liberty Street, Meadville PA 16335
Meadville Medical Center Foundation
736 Liberty Street, Meadville PA 16335