Dorothy "Dot" Mae Wolf George, 102, of
Carlisle, died on Monday, April 13, 2015, at Chapel Pointe in Carlisle. She was born August 9, 1912, in Gettysburg, a daughter
of the late William and Sadie (Eckert) Wolf, and was the widow of Charles F. George, who died on December 28, 1988.
Dot enjoyed being a homemaker and formerly worked for Minerva Mills and Bedford Shoe Company. Dot
was a long time member of the First Presbyterian Church and was also a member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary and Women of the
Elks, all of Carlisle. Dot attributed her longevity to good genes, little stress, good health and staying
She is survived by a granddaughter, Jane E. (Steve)
Brown of Carlisle, grandson, John T. (Patte) Weber of Carlisle; 2 great grandchildren, Mary Beth (Andy) Heller, of Carlisle
and Jonathan (Emily) Geiman of Boiling Springs; 4 great-great-grandchildren; four stepchildren, Romaine “Sis”
(Bob) Alspaugh and Robert George, both of Carlisle, Anna Marie Hess of North Carolina, and Joyce Zinn of Newville, 8 step
grandchildren, 13 step great-grandchildren, 6 step great-great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews including, Jacqueline
Freeman (Joe) Starz, who considered "Aunt Dot'' to be a second mother. She
was predeceased by one daughter, Betty J. Taylor Weber Mowery, three brothers; Roy, Jim, Harry and Paul Wolf and two sisters;
Evelyn Freeman Arehart and Mary Wolfe.
A memorial service
will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 2, 2015 in the First Presbyterian Church, 2 N. Hanover St., Carlisle, with Rev.
Jacqueline Starz will officiate. A time of fellowship will immediately follow the service at the church.
Interment will be private. Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Carlisle, is in charge of the arrangements. The
family kindly requests no flowers. Memorial donations may be made to First Presbyterian Church.
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I'm sorry for your loss. In
you will be sorely missed. I have so many wonderful
childhood memories of time spent with you. My prayers and thoughts are with you and our family in our time of loss Jane.
May God comfort and bless you
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