Dorothy Uplinger, 91, of Emporium

Dorothy M. Uplinger, 91, of Guy & Mary Felt Manor, Emporium, formerly of 521 E. Allegany Ave., died at Elk Regional Health Center, St. Marys, on Wednesday (February 9, 2011) morning. She was born January 31, 1920 in Boswell, PA a daughter of the late Harvey Miller and Edna Dwire Barnard. On November 28, 1936 in Cumberland, MD., she married the late Guy Uplinger.

Mrs. Uplinger had worked as a housekeeper for several area people and also at the Cameron County Health Care Center and the Emporium Health Center until she retired at the age of 81. She enjoyed gardening, her flowers, bingo, shopping and spending time with her daughters and grandchildren.

Surviving:
Daughter: Nevelda, Mrs. Robert Henry, Renovo
Daughter: Ethel, Mrs. Mike Polinick, Emporium
Daughter: Dorothy, Mrs. Chauncey Logue, Emporium
Daughter: Connie, Mrs. Leo Cummings, Emporium
Daughter: Brenda Uplinger, Emporium
Daughter: Debbie Uplinger, Emporium
8 Grandchildren
11 Great Grandchildren
5 Great Great Grandchildren
Preceded in Death By:
Her Father: Harvey Miller
Mother and Step father: Earl and Edna Dwire Barnard
Husband: Guy Uplinger who died in 1964
Brother: Albert Miller
Sister: Alverda Blye
Visitation with Video Tribute will be at the Barnett Funeral Home on Thursday from 4:00 PM-7:00 PM

Funeral Service will be held at the Barnett Funeral Home, 207 E. Fourth Street, Emporium on Friday (February 11, 2011) at 11:00 AM with Rev. James Eastman, Pastor, Abundant Life Tabernacle, officiating.

Burial will be in the Newton Cemetery, Emporium

Memorial Contributions may be made to the Guy & Mary Felt Manor, 110 East 4th Street, Emporium or to American Cancer Society, Cameron Unit, P.O. Box 62, 135 W. Fourth St., Emporium, PA 15834

BARNETT FUNERAL HOME, Inc. entrusted with arrangements.


Save pagePDF pageEmail pagePrint page

Leave a Comment