Dorothy Ellen Tom, 83, passed away Wednesday, August 11, 2010 at the Muskingum County Home. She was born in Zanesville to the late Archie and Edith McBride Dovenbarger. Dorothy was a loving wife and mother and was a seamstress that did sewing for weddings and was a member of the Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church.
Dorothy is survived by her devoted husband, Robert Tom, Jr.; son, Robert Joe (Dixie) Tom of Zanesville; daughters, Barbara (Greg) Maston of Boardman, Oh and Janet Louise (Rick) Shelly of Zanesville; 5 grandchildren, Joshua, Danielle, Chase, Zack and Klynt and 2 great granddaughters, Ava and Claire.
In addition to her parents, Dorothy was preceded in death by her sister, Mabel Maxwell.
Calling hours will be 2-4 and 6-8 P.M. Sunday at THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME, 1150 W. MILITARY RD., ZANESVILLE, OH. Funeral services will be held in the Snouffer Chapel at 10:30 a.m. Monday with Pastor Nathan Nordine officiating. Burial will follow in Pleasant Grove Cemetery.
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