Dorothy “Dot” Jane Hurley, 82, of Quarryville, passed away on Sunday, April 16th surrounded by her large, loving family.
She was married to James Charles Hurley III for over 63 joyous years.
Born in Atglen, Pennsylvania, Dorothy was the daughter of the late Sylvan Lepore and Alberta (Wallace) Lepore.
Dorothy was first and foremost a wife, mother and grandmother. Her life was a wonderful example of strength and faith. Dorothy would often express that her happiest days were raising her children and caring for her grandchildren. She instilled a strong sense of character in her children and demonstrated love, respect and devotion in her friendships and family bonds.
Dorothy graduated from Scott High School in 1953.
She is survived by six children, Dennis (Mary) Hurley, Debbra (Michael) Carrick, Susan (Mark) Swift, Ann (Brian) Appolloni, Lynda (Michael) Pritchard, Melissa (Michael) Hinton. Dorothy was predeceased in death by her son, Charles Samuel (Sam), one granddaughter, Kristin Rebekah, and one great grandson, Samuel Allen.
Dorothy is survived by eleven granddaughters and nine great-grandchildren. She was one of twelve children, survived by four siblings and predeceased by seven siblings.
Family and friends may call on Thursday, April 20th from 10:00 – 11:00 am at Our Lady of Consolation Church, 603 W. 2nd Avenue, Parkesburg, PA. A mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated @ 11:00 am in the church. Interment and a luncheon will follow at the Schneider Parish Center, 2995 Cemetery Road, Parkesburg, PA.
In lieu of flowers, donations in her name can be made to Our Lady of Consolation Church, 603 W. 2nd Avenue, Parkesburg, PA 19365.