Dorothy A. (Saalweachter) Gasaway, 84 of Princeton passed away Saturday, October 11, 2008 at St. Maryís MedicalCenter in Evansville.
She was an active member of
the St. Paulís United Church of Church in Ft. Branch, IN. She was a member of the St. Paulís Womenís Guild. Dorothy retired in 1987 as a Head
Cook in the South Terrace Elementary School Cafeteria of North Posey School
Corp after 12 years. She also owned her own ceramic shop in PoseyCounty. Dorothy was a member of the VFW Post# 1114 Ladies
Auxiliary. She was a member of the Senior Citizens Center, their art class, and
was a part of their Rhythm Band the "Doodle-De-Doers".
Dorothy was born on August 4, 1923 in Evansville to Jacob & Clara (Mundorf)
Saalweachter, both preceded her in death. She was
also preceded in death by her husband, Joseph L. Gasaway
She is survived by her daughter & son-in-law, Donna & Dave Coomer of Princeton; 2 grandchildren, Carrie House of
Evansville and David (Jaclyn) Coomer Jr. of
Princeton; 6 great grandchildren, Christian, Logan, and Breigh
Anna House and Madison, Kaiden & Zen Coomer; sister, Mary Marse of New
Harmony, IN; brother, Edward (Dorothy) Saalweachter
of Wadesville; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday October 15, 2008 at 2 PM at the St.
Paulís United Church of Christ, Hwy 168, Ft. Branch, IN officiated by Pastor
John Heumann. Burial will be at the St. Paulís United Church of Christ Cemetery in Ft.Branch.
Friends may visit from 4
until on Tuesday at the Colvin Funeral Home in Princeton and from until service
time on Wednesday at the church.