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Dorothy S. Braught

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Dorothy S. Braught, 103, of Carlisle, died on Saturday, November 10, 2012, at Forest Park Health Center, Carlisle. She was born on Saturday, May 8, 1909, in Mechanicsburg, a daughter of the late Milton C. and Sarah (Albert) Souder and was the widow of Harold J. Braught, who died Sept. 30, 1996.

Dorothy was a 1927 graduate of Carlisle High School. She was a loving homemaker and worked as a seamstress in her home. She was a longtime member of First United Church of Christ, Carlisle. Dorothy enjoyed flower gardening.

She is survived by one daughter, Annette M. Braught of New Cumberland, three grandchildren; Debra Hershey of Wormleysburg, David Hefflefinger (and wife, Wendy) of Hummelstown and Darryl Hefflefinger (and wife, Jill) of Warwick, RI, four great-grandchildren and two step great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, November 17, 2012, at 1 p.m. in Westminster Memorial Gardens, 1159 Newville Rd., Carlisle, with Rev. Lynn R. Schultz officiating. Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Carlisle, is in charge of arrangements. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 3544 N. Progress Ave., Suite 205, Harrisburg, PA 17110.

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Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Inc.
Since 1853
630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone:  (717) 243-2421
"Five Generations of Service"
Steven A. Ewing, FD, Supervisor, Owner
William M. Ewing, FD
(1926 ~ 2009)
Seymour A. Ewing, FD
(1926 ~ 2009)
Jessie Morrison Ewing, FD
(1892 ~ 1988)
William J. Ewing, FD
(1898 ~ 1934)
Hastings A. Ewing, FD
(1866 ~ 1924)
Alexander B. Ewing, FD
(1831 ~ 1903)

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