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Dorothy R. Wickliffe

April 4, 1904 ~ January 22, 1999 (age 94)

Obituary

Dorothy R. Wickliffe, 94, of Wesbury United Methodist Community, Meadville, and formerly of Fort Wayne, IN, died Friday, January 22, 1999, at her residence, following a period of declining health.  

 

She was born in Leipsic, OH, April 4, 1904, a daughter of John R. and Emma Feight Schey.  She married Ross A. Wickliffe.  He preceded her in death.  

 

Over the years, she worked as a seamstress.  She was a member of Messiah Lutheran Church, of Fort Wayne, where she had also been a church organist.  

 

Survivors include a son, Jack D. Smith of Akron, OH; a daughter, June V. Kleeman of Meadville; a step-daughter, Marjorie Elzey of Knightstown, IN; two step-sons, Wayne Wickliffe of Tocsin, IN and Forrest Wickliffe of Payne, OH; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; a sister, Gladys Hosler of Ft. Wayne and a brother, Orville Schey of Denver, CO.  

 

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a step-daughter, Mildred Krocker and four brothers and a sister.  

 

Services were held at Waid Funeral Home. 

 

Interment was in Oaklawn Cemetery, Ossian, IN.  

 

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