Dorothy H. Dietzel, 72 years old, of Newport, passed away Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at The Manor at Perry Village. She was born February 1, 1943 in Lock Haven to Adam and Mary (Condon) Myers. She was retired from the Harrisburg News Agency and was a member of Hilltop Christian Church where she was a church pianist, Sunday School teacher, and a member of the children's Christian Education Board and church choir. She loved cats.
Dorothy is survived by her brother in law- Clair W. Horting of Newport, two nephews, Todd and Brian Horting; a niece, Elisabeth Poole and two great nieces, Jessica and Christine Horting and a host of children and adults who loving referred to her as Aunt Dorothy. She was preceded in death by her sisters, Carol Horting and Mary Kathryn Hickox.
Services will be held Sunday from the Hilltop Christian Church with a viewing from 1 PM until the funeral service at 2 PM with Pastor James Penica officiating. Burial will follow in the Newport Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions are suggested to Hilltop Christian, 721 Hillcrest Road, Newport, Pa. 17074.