Dorothy J. Strittmatter
80, Patton, passed away November 2, 2019 unexpectedly at her home in Patton. She was born January 3,1939 in Spangler, the daughter of Lloyd and Catherine (Ott) Marshall. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband J. Earl Strittmatter and son Eugene F. She is survived by children Wanda (Richard) Hnatkovich, Catherine (Samuel) Vescovi, William (Deborah McGlynn) Strittmatter, and Frederick (Cheryl Rieg) Strittmatter, all of Patton, grandchildren Brian (Stephanie Kibler) Hnatkovich, Jennifer (John) Eckenrod, Julie (Lee) Fitzpatrick, Anthony (Leah Parsons) Vescovi, Darren (Morgan Howard) Vescovi, Samuel T. Vescovi and special friend Mari Jadon, Eric (Katie Cence) Vescovi, Matthew Strittmatter, Joseph (Rachael Myers) Strittmatter, Christopher (Amanda Fetzer) Strittmatter, Scott Strittmatter, Rebecca Strittmatter, Ashley (Kendall) Rogal, Dustin Strittmatter and special friend Kayla Seid, ten great grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews, neighbors Pat and Marsha Sharbaugh and special friends Phillis Sherle and Joann and Ron Noonan. She was a Patton High School graduate and received an associate degree from Cambria Rowe Business College. Dorothy was the East Carroll tax collector for 19 years, financial secretary for Queen of Peace Catholic Church for 26 years and retired as owner and operator from D.J. Accounting after many years of service. She was a member of St. Benedict Catholic Church, Carrolltown, ICBU and Patton American Legion Auxiliary. Friends will be received from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday at Stevens Funeral Home 1004 North Fifth Avenue Patton, where a vigil for the deceased will be held. Additional visitation will be held Friday at St. Benedict Catholic Church in Carrolltown from 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. followed by the Funeral Mass, concelebrants Rev. Jude W. Brady, OSB and Rev. Vincent Yeager. Committal St. Mary's Cemetery, Patton. In lieu of flowers, memorials are requested to Patton Fire Company and the Humane Society. (
Published on November 4, 2019


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Pastor Paul Hoopsick
Nov 07, 2019
So sorry for your loss, she was such a loving and caring person and she will be missed my prayers go out to the family.
Anita McDermott
Nov 06, 2019
Prayers for the family. She was a very special person and will be missed by many.
Stacey Litzinger
Nov 05, 2019
So sorry for your loss Debbie and family.she was always a kind person. And always was laughing when I saw her. My deepest sympathy to your family
Steven Kozicki
Nov 05, 2019
Basket of Memories was purchased for the family of Dorothy J. Strittmatter by Steven Kozicki.  Send flowers
Angela Roschel
Nov 05, 2019
So sorry for you loss Jenn & Julie. My deepest condolences are with you and ur family at this time.
Karen Kearney
Nov 05, 2019
My deepest condolences. Loved talking to Dorothy at family gatherings. She will be missed
Patricia Martin
Nov 05, 2019
To Wanda, so sorry for your loss. I know you loved her very much
Charles and Brenda Heimerle
Nov 05, 2019
All our prayers and love in your time of sorrow. Remember all the wonderful memories and the love she had for her family.
Diane &Ron; miller
Nov 05, 2019
Sending our deepest condolences, aunt Dot is a special lafy, will dearly missed.
Linda Makin
Nov 04, 2019
So sorry to hear of Dorothy’s passing. I was a tax collector also and met her during that time. A wonderful lady. My sincerest sympathy to the entire family on your loss.