Dorothy Shields

April 22, 1932 ~ November 7, 2020 (age 88)


Dorothy Louise Shields, 88, Indiana, died Saturday, November 7, 2020, while at the Beacon Ridge Nursing and Rehab Center.

Born April 22, 1932, in Dixonville she was the daughter of Leonard and Helen (Kerr) Shields.

Dorothy had many interests such as playing cards, word search games, gardening, and working in the yard.

She will be remembered as having a wonderful sense of humor and being supportive to her family.

Surviving are her sons, Wayne , Home and David, Lumberton, NJ; brother, Charles Shields, Home; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Preceding Dorothy in death were her parents; sisters, Mildred and Lillian Shields; brothers, Howard and Leonard Jr.

Friends will be received on Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the John A. Lefdahl Funeral Home. Funeral service will immediately follow at 8 p.m. in the Lefdahl Chapel with Pastor Charles Harvey, officiating.

In lieu of flowers, family requests memorial donations be made to the John A. Lefdahl Funeral Home to assist with funeral expenses.

Interment in the Ruffner Cemetery will be private.

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, guests are required to wear face masks and practice social distancing.


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November 14, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
John A. Lefdahl Funeral Home
898 Old Route 119 N
Indiana, PA 15701

Funeral Service
November 14, 2020

8:00 PM
Lefdahl Chapel
898 Old Rte 119 N
Indiana , Pennsylvania 15701

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