JULY 4, 1922-DEC. 23, 2008
SOMERSET, Pa. -- Dorothy Pile Bittner, 86, of Somerset, and formerly of Gray, Pa., died Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2008, at The Patriot.
Born July 4, 1922, in Friedens, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Russell M. and Ruth E. Carver Pile.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert D. Bittner.
She was a 1940 graduate and valedictorian of Shanksville-Stonycreek High School.
She was a retired postmaster in Gray.
She was a member and former Sunday school teacher at Friedens Lutheran Church.
She was a member of Stoystown Lioness Club, where she received the Melvin Jones Fellow Award; a former volunteer of the American Cancer Society and R.S.V.P.; a former member of Somerset Order of the Eastern Star; and a Salute to Women honoree in Somerset County, Pa.