NEW WILMINGTON, Pennsylvania (MyValleyTributes) – Dorothy Sarver, New Wilmington, formerly of Hermitage, passed away at 4:00 a.m. Sunday, March 29, 2020, in Shenango on the Green in New Wilmington from natural causes. She was 98.
On February 28, 1922, Dorothy was born in Warren, Pennsylvania, a daughter to Ludwig and Ida (Jacobson) Peterson.
Dorothy graduated from Grove City College in 1944 and worked at the Sharon High School Library from 1970 to 1985.
She was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Sharon.
Dorothy was a member of the P.E.O College Club, Prospect Heights and Pennsylvania Association of School Retirees and several bridge groups and book clubs.
She is survived by three daughters, Mary Amtmann and her husband, Raymond, Marquette, Michigan, Margaret Spernoga and her husband, Robert, Columbus, Ohio and Anne Kuhns and her husband, William, Paris, Kentucky; a son-in-law, Thomas Jordan of Annapolis, Maryland; seven grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, William C. Sarver, whom she married June 15, 1946 and who passed away April 28, 1993 and a daughter, Irene Jordan.
There are no services planned.
Burial will be in Mercer Citizens Cemetery.
Arrangements are being handled by John Flynn Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc.
A television tribute will air Wednesday, April 1, at the following approximate times: 5:17 a.m. on WKBN, 8:39 a.m. on FOX, 5:21 p.m. on WYTV and 6:35 p.m. on MyYTV.