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Schuylkill County Obituaries

Dorothy “Dolly” Parsick, 94 – Had a Passion for Cleaning

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Dorothy “Dolly” Parsick, 94, Pottsville, entered Heaven on Wednesday evening at Schuylkill Center Genesis Eldercare, Pottsville.

Born May 3, 1926 in Pottsville, she was the daughter of the late Vincent and Josephine (Quinn) Parsick.

She was a member of St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church, Pottsville. After retiring she volunteered her time at the former Pottsville Hospital currently Lehigh Valley Medical Center- South.

Dolly enjoyed spending time with her family. She had a gift to make people smile. Dolly had a passion for cleaning-even after 94 years!

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In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister Theresa Scott.

Dolly will be deeply missed by many especially her sister Joanne Schultz; they lived together for 81 years. She will also be missed by her nieces, nephews and great nieces and great nephews. She was like a second mom to them.

Dolly was blessed to find another family at Schuylkill Center. Their compassion and love for Dolly will never be forgotten.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11AM Monday August 17, 2020 at St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church, Pottsville with Rev. David Loeper, Off. Family and friends are respectfully invited to call from 9 to 10:30AM at Schlitzer Allen Pugh Funeral Home 515 West Market St. Pottsville. Interment will take place on the grounds of Calvary Cemetery.

In accordance with CDC guidelines those attending the visitation and/or Mass of Christian Burial are required to wear a mask and social distance.

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The family would prefer donations be made in Dolly’s memory to St. John the Baptist Memorial Fund

Please visit schlitzerallenpugh.com to leave a condolence for Dolly’s family.

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