Dorothy J. Felgar Johnson, 87 of Scottdale, passed away early Sunday morning, June 23, 2019, in the comfort of her home, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born October 4, 1931 in Scottdale the daughter of the late Samuel and Ruth Ann Gallager Felgar, who died 1972 and 1979, respectively.
Dorothy was a longtime and faithful member of Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church and a former member of the church choir.
She was a graduate of the former East Huntingdon High School Class of 1949, and also a graduate of California Cosmetology Class of 1960 and then became the owner and operator of Dorothy’s Beauty Shop in East Huntingdon Twp. for 50 years.
Dorothy is gone from our lives, but will forever remain in the hearts of those who knew and loved her.
Her loving and devoted Children:
Donna Britt and husband Mark of Scottdale
Don Johnson of Scottdale
Dorothy’s Daughter-In-Law, Paula Sansone Johnson of Scottdale
Her Eight Grandchildren:
Jannah Britt Green of Barcelona
Josh Britt and wife Liz of Salt Lake City, Utah
Marquel Formato and husband Joe of Scottdale
Matt Britt of Corpus Christi, TX
Kara Britt and husband Lono Lindsey of Waimea, Hawaii
Caleb Johnson and Erin Solari of New York City
Seth Johnson and Tina of New Orleans
Luke Johnson and Mindy Hixson of Johnstown
Her 6 Great Grandchildren
Her three loving Sisters:
Muriel Booher of Connellsville
Margie Coughenour of Scottdale
Martha Tietze of Herminie
In addition to her parents, Dorothy was preceded in death by:
Husband, Stanley M. Johnson (Aug. 21, 2006)
Her Twin Sister, Doris June Felgar
Siblings: Betty Keffer, Jack Felgar, Frances Welch, Mary Keffer, Edith Kelley, Robert Felgar and Sam “Junior” Felgar.
Family and friends of Dorothy are cordially invited to the Frank Kapr Funeral Home, Inc. 417 Pittsburgh St. Scottdale Wednesday from 1PM – 8PM. Additional visitation will be held Thursday from 9:30AM – 12PM.
Her Funeral Service will be held at 1PM, Thursday, in Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church, South Huntingdon Twp., with her Pastor Thomas Shirer, officiating.
In lieu of flowers, Dorothy’s wishes were to have memorials be made to the Leukemia Research Foundation 191 Waukegan Road, Ste 105 Northfield, IL 60093, in memory of her precious twin sister, who died at 17 years of age, from Leukemia.
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