Dorothy J. Lidie, 87

JULY 11, 1924-JULY 5, 2012

July 06, 2012
  • Lidie

Dorothy J. Lidie, 87, of Hagerstown, Md., died Thursday, July 5, 2012, at Golden Living Center.

Born July 11, 1924, in Lebanon, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Emma Jane Reigle Wolfe, and stepdaughter of the late Charley T. Wolfe of Lebanon.

She was of the Christian faith, and was a member of Evangel Baptist Church.

Mrs. Lidie is survived by her loving, faithful daughter, companion and caretaker, Susy Swope of Hagerstown; daughter, Bonnie Wilson and husband, Paul, of Martinsburg, W.Va.; son, Joseph D. Swope and wife, Nancy, of Boonsboro, Md.; daughter, Debbie Dagenhart and husband, Donnie, of Hagerstown; daughter, Trudy Cummings of Hagerstown; brother, Charles Jr. Wolfe of Lebanon; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Mrs. Lidie was preceded in death by her husband, Arvin Lidie, in 2009; son, Douglas Swope (twin of Debbie Dagenhart), in 2007; granddaughter, Lisa Marie Swope, in 1978; and brother, Richard J. Wolfe, in 1987.

Per her wishes, there will be no viewing or service. Burial will be at the convenience of the family at Rose Hill Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

Arrangements are by Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown.

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