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Dorothy J. Walkowski

Obituary for Dorothy J. Walkowski

September 29, 1932 - October 27, 2019
Avon, Ohio | Age 87

Loving Sister, Aunt and Friend to Many


Dorothy J. Walkowski, 87, of Avon, passed away Sunday, October 27, 2019 at St. Mary's of the Woods, Avon. Ohio. Dorothy was born in Johnstown, PA on September 29, 1932 to John and Helen (Skovensky) Walkowski.

She graduated from Johnstown Catholic High School in 1950, and went on to receive her Bachelor's degree in Education and her Master's degree in Education from Duquesne University. She was a member of Pi Omega Pi and Alpha Kappa Sorority – business and education sororities.

Dorothy taught business training in High School and then became a Guidance Counselor at North Olmsted High School.

Dorothy loved to sew and was an excellent seamstress. She made holiday dresses for her nieces for many years.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents John and Helen Walkowski; brothers Robert (Leona), Raymond, Bernard and Francis.

She is survived by her sister Mary Ellen (Paul) and many nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be forwarded to a charity of your choice.

Visitation will be at St. Mary's of the Woods 35755 Detroit Rd, Avon, from 10-11 am on Thursday, October 31st with the Funeral Mass to follow at 11 am. Private family interment will take place at a later date at St Joseph Cemetery.


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