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Dorothy Halk


 Dorothy Yvonne Halk, 93, of Elizabethtown, died Friday,
January 17, at Masonic Health Care Center, Elizabethtown, after a brief illness.  

 She was the widow of the late Bruce W. Halk who died in 2009. 

 Born in Middletown she was the daughter of the late Charles Gilbert King Sr. and the late Lillian Dohner King.   

 She was a graduate of Middletown High School class of 1938; was a former Justice of the Peace in Mount Joy Township for many years, and was a homemaker; she was a member of St. Paul’s United Methodist Church of Elizabethtown, and its Women’s Missionary Society; and she enjoyed oil painting, ceramics, sewing, and cooking.

 She is survived by two daughters Kathleen M., wife of William D. Crider, and Susan L., wife of Michael N. Scanlon, all of Elizabethtown; four grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; a brother Wilbert, husband of “Jo” King of Middletown; and a sister Jane Hoffman of Elizabethtown.

 Graveside services were held on Tuesday at Elizabethtown Mennonite Cemetery, Elizabethtown.  

 Arrangements by Buch Funeral Home, Inc., Mount Joy.

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