- Local Guide
Dorothy R. Wingard, 58, a resident at Highlandview Health Care Center in Brockway, died Saturday, Jan. 15, 2011, at Highlandview Health Care Center, Brockway.
She was born Jan. 11, 1953, in DuBois, a daughter of the late Vern Bloom and Amaryllis (Seyler) Bloom, who survives.
She was married to Richard Wingard, who preceded her in death Nov. 1, 1990.
Mrs. Wingard was a member of the Bible Fellowship Church at Chestnut Grove.
She enjoyed crocheting and animals.
Mrs. Wingard was a homemaker.
In addition to her mother, surviving relatives include two sons, Brian Wingard of Bradford and Jason Wingard of Punxsutawney; two daughters, Kathleen Picard of DuBois and Christina Pierce of Reynoldsville; four sisters, Marsha Gregor of Grainsboro, N.C., Karen DeBoer and Sally Neiswonger, both of Reynoldsville, and Cheryl Mumford of DuBois; and 14 grandchildren.
In addition to her father and husband, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Jeanette Stretch and Rose Mary Bloom.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the Carlson-Shugarts Funeral Home, Inc.
A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2011, at the funeral home with Pastor Charles Lee officiating.
Interment will be in Munderf Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the S.P.C.A. for the prevention of cruelty to animals or to any local animal shelter.
Online condolences may be made at www.csfhinc.com.