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Dorothy Thern

Dorothy Brownlee Thern

Saturday August 14, 1937 - Saturday January 11, 2020
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Dorothy Thern, 82, of Red Hill, passed away with her family by her side on January 11, 2020. She was the beloved wife of the late Carl Thern who preceded her in December. Born in Germantown, she was a daughter to the late Louis and Alma (Schwalm) Brownlee. Dorothy was an x-ray technician. She spent many years volunteering for the GAiN Ministry in Lancaster and for the Luscarora Lutheran Conference Center in Bethel, PA.

She is survived by her daughters: Cheryl, wife of James Stauffer of Barto and Chris, wife of Matthew Conver of Lawrenceville, NJ; grandchildren: Jacob and Nicole Stauffer, Ethan and Sarah Conver; and a sister Nancy Myers of Willow Grove; and her nieces and nephews.

All are invited to a Celebration of her life at 12pm on Thursday at Palm Schwenkfelder Church, 833 Gravel Pike, Palm PA 18070. A viewing will be from 11am until services at church

In lieu of flowers contributions to: GAiN International, 2001 West Plano Parkway, 2200, Plano, TX 75075 or Tuscarora Lutheran Conference Center, 3300 River Road, Mt. Bethel, PA 18343. To offer on-line condolence, please visit her “Book of Memories” at falkfuneralhomes.com.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, January 16th, 2020 | 11:00am - 12:00pm
    Thursday, January 16th, 2020 11:00am - 12:00pm
    Palm Schwenkfelder Church
    833 Gravel Pike, P.O. Box 66
    PALM, PA 18070
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Thursday, January 16th, 2020 | 12:00pm
    Thursday, January 16th, 2020 12:00pm
    Palm Schwenkfelder Church
    833 Gravel Pike, P.O. Box 66
    PALM, PA 18070
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Palm Schwenkfelder Cemetery
    833 Gravel Pike
    palm, PA 18070
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Melissa (Smith) Chen

Posted at 02:17pm
So sorry to hear of Dorothy's passing. Her laugh is seared in my memory from the many afternoons spent hanging out in her kitchen shooting the breeze (and playing Pinochle with Grandma!). Sending love and prayers for peace and comfort. Love always, Melissa (Smith) Chen

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