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Dorothy J. Steele

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Dorothy "Dot" J. Steele, 88, of Gardners, passed away on Friday, January 4, 2019 at her home.  She was born on August 31, 1930 in Carlisle and was a daughter of the late James E. and Ethel (Bixler) Raudabaugh and the widow of Herbert L. Steele who passed away on February 22, 1993.

Dot retired from Claremont Nursing & Rehab. Center and Forest Park Health Center both of Carlisle.  She was a C.N.A. for many years.  Dot formerly attended St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, Carlisle.

She is survived by one daughter, Diane K. Porter of Gardners, two brothers; James W. Raudabaugh and Danny L. Raudabaugh both of Carlisle, three grandchildren; Kellijo K. Bailey of Gardners, Dale R. Bailey, Jr. of Carlisle and Lucas M. Erbacher of Gardners, 16 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.  She was predeceased by one son, Richard L. Hefelfinger, one sister, Arlene F. Raudabaugh and one son-in-law, John L. Porter.

A graveside service will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 10, 2019 at Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens, 1921 Ritner Highway, Carlisle with Pastor Lewis Splain officiating.  Arrangements by Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Carlisle.  www.Since1853.com.


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Rest in peace, Dottie. I am glad you were my friend.

Ellen Hoon
Diane, so very sorry to here of your moms passing. We had a lot of good times with her growing up, she will be missed, love to all.

Nancy Wert
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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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