Dorothy L. Bashline

| May 30, 2018

Dorothy L. Bashline of Knox, 105, passed away early Wednesday morning, May 30, 2018, at the Clarview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Sligo.

Born April 16, 1913, in Sligo, she was the daughter of the late Edward L. and Mary M. Kirkwood Myers. She was the oldest and last surviving family member of her generation.

Dorothy married Walter E. Bashline and he preceded her in death.

She was the mother of six children, 33 grandchildren, 45 great-grandchildren and 28 great-great-grandchildren.

Survivors include four children, John Bashline and his wife, Donna, of Lexington, South Carolina; Margaret Evans of Columbia, South Carolina; Mary White of Centre Hall and Rodney Bashline of Knox and numerous grandchildren, great and great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband, Dorothy was preceded in death by two sons, James Bashline and Paul Bashline; infant grandson, Michael Bashline; great-grandson, Scott Bashline, and nine siblings.

A private funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, June 1, 2018, at the William N. Rupert Mortuary, Inc., 430 Mendenhall Avenue, Knox.

Interment will follow in the Mt. Joy Cemetery in Beaver Township, Clarion County.

Memorial contributions may be given in the name of Dorothy L. Bashline to Knox Ambulance Company, P.O. Box 636, Knox, PA 16232 or the charity of choice.

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