Dorothy E. Hancock, 82, of Pottsville, passed away Saturday, April 11th, at Lehigh Valley Hospital - Schuylkill, E. Norwegian St., Pottsville.
Born in Palo Alto on November 9, 1937, she was a daughter of the late Robert & Dorothy (Hess) Stevenson.
She was the widow of Charles Hancock, who passed away in 1988.
In addition to her parents and husband, Dorothy is also preceded in death by her brothers: Russell, & George Stevenson, and her twin sister, Mona Davis.
She attended Pottsville Area High School.
She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Pottsville; where she enjoyed helping in the kitchen.
Dorothy retired from Hamburg Center after many years of working as an aide. She enjoyed cooking, baking, quilting, crafting and sharing that with others. Her children thought she was the best mom.
She is survived by two daughters: Robin Moran & husband, Kevin, of Schuylkill Haven, and Judi Barton & husband, Jerry, of Pottsville; and two sons: Donald Hancock & wife, Peggy, of Adamsdale, and Glenn Hancock & wife, Doreen, of Lake Wynonah.
Dorothy is also survived by five grandchildren: Tim Moran, Jake Barton, and Keturra Hancock, Payge Lonergan, & Cordell Hancock, seven great-grandchildren, sister, Marcy Thomas, Palo Alto, and several nieces & nephews.
A public memorial service for family and friends will be announced at a later date.
At her family's request, memorial donations in Dorothy's memory may be sent to Trinity Lutheran Church Memorial Fund, 300 West Arch Street, Pottsville, PA 17901.
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