- Local Guide
Dorothy Irene Anderson, 88, of West Springfield, died Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013, at her home surrounded by her loved ones.
Born on Jan, 5, 1925, in Punxsutawney, she was the daughter of the late Jennings Clay and Margaret Berkey Barnett.
Dorothy graduated from Punxsutawney High School.
She was a homemaker and was devoted to her family.
She loved her home and her animals. Dorothy was an avid family historian and devoted countless hours to compiling her familyâ€™s genealogy.
She greatly enjoyed gardening, cooking and birdwatching.
She was a Daughter of the American Revolution.
In addition to her parents, Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, William Anderson; a daughter, Margaret Webb; a granddaughter, Laura Mendralla; and three brothers, Howard Jay Barnett, Francis Ardell Barnett and Richard Larry Barnett.
She is survived by seven grandchildren, Thomas Webb and wife Tina of Erie, William Webb of Va., Roberta Ellis of Erie, Jennifer Salley and husband Terry of Hawaii, Christopher Webb and wife Andrea of Venango, Rebeca Webb of Erie and Caryn Webb, also of Erie; a sister, Dora JoAnne Baker; three brothers, Donald Jake Barnett, Allen Berkey Barnett and Harvey Carl Barnett; great-grandchildren Michael, Jessica, Amanda, Scott, Tommy, Timmy, Tyler, Taylor, Trever, Trent, Tarilyn, Stephanie, Caitlynn, Elizabeth, Dashonne, James, Lauren, Taria, James, David, William and Dorothy; many great-great-grandchildren; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Burton Funeral Home, 525 Main St. East in Girard.
Memorials may be made to the Anna Shelter, 1555 East 10th St., Erie, PA
Send condolences at www.Burtonfuneralhome.com.