Dorothy M. Leipersock
December 24, 1923 April 30, 2020
Dorothy M. Leipersock, 96, a resident of Garvey Manor, Hollidaysburg, formerly of Williamsburg, passed away Thursday morning, April 30, 2020 at the home.
She was born in Ganister, rural Williamsburg, daughter of the late John E. and Frances P. (Krameric) Leipersock.
Surviving is a brother, Elwood A. Kozar of Pittsburgh.
Dorothy was preceded in death by four sisters: Anna, Gladys, Pauline and Mary Belli; and four brothers: John and Edward Kozar, infant Michael and Charles Leipersock.
She was a 1941 graduate of Williamsburg High School, and retired from Westvaco, working at both Williamsburg and Tyrone, with a total of 39 years of service.
Dorothy was a lifelong, active member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Williamsburg, where she served in various capacities. She enjoyed swimming, water sports, and gardening.
Due to the COVID-19 restrictions, all services at this time will be private and interment will be held at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Cemetery, Williamsburg. A mass to celebrate Dorothy's life will be held at her church at a later date.
Memorial contributions in memory of Dorothy can be given to the Williamsburg Food Bank, c/o Zion Lutheran Church, 217 Plum St., Williamsburg, PA 16693 or St. Joseph Catholic Church, 628 W. 1st St., Williamsburg, PA 16693.
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