Dorothy G. Leininger, 96
December 23, 2018
Dorothy G. Leininger, 96, of Landis Homes, fell asleep to awaken in the arms of the Lord, Sunday, December 23, 2018. Born in Union Grove, Dorothy, was the daughter of the late Benjamin and Minnie (Fox) Zimmerman. She was the wife of the late Wilmer M. Leininger who died in 2001.
Dorothy was a dedicated homemaker, who spent her time caring for her family, the most important thing in her life. She was a loving and kind person who gave and gave of herself to benefit others. She was a member of St. John’s Center United Church of Christ, Terre Hill.
Dorothy is survived by her loving son, Larry, husband of Charlene, of Akron; granddaughter, Kristen Ulmer, wife of J. Kile, of Ephrata; and great-grandson, Jacob Ulmer. She is preceded in death by two sisters: Mabel Burkhart and Bertha Steffy.
Family and friends will gather for Graveside Services, at 11AM, on Monday, January 14, 2019, at St. John’s Center Lutheran Cemetery, 599 Reading Rd., East Earl, PA 17519. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Dorothy’s memory may be made to Landis Homes Caring Fund, 1001 E. Oregon Rd., Lititz, PA 17543.
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January 13, 2019
I absolutely loved caring for Dorothy and talking to her. I enjoyed her spunk. She loved her family with her whole heart. Kristen, she always praised you & Kile for being such wonderful parents of Jacob.
I’m sorry I won’t be able to come to her service. You will all be in my thoughts & prayers.
January 07, 2019
To the family and friends of Dorothy Leininger I am sorry to hear about your loss. I know this is a tough time for you and so may the God of comfort help you through (Isaiah 25:8).
- Monday, January 14, 2019
- 11:00 AM
- St. John’s Center Lutheran Cemetery
- 599 Reading Rd.
- East Earl, PA
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