Dawn Cosette Dippel, 94, of Deer Lake, formerly of Minersville, passed away Sunday, February 26th, at home.
Dawn was born in Mechanicsville on November 23, 1928, a daughter of the late Dorothy (Womer) and Jonathan D. Snyder.
She was the widow of Robert T. Dippel Sr. who died October 7, 2000, whom she was married to for 53 years.
She was a former member of Zion’s Red Church Orwigsburg.
Dawn was a member of the Orwigsburg Eastern Star and was a proud leader of Brownie Troop #265 in Minersville. She felt that she made a difference and inspired her Brownies as they continued on to be Girl Scouts.
Dawn is survived by a daughter, Janine, wife of Daniel Choplick, of Friedensburg; a son, Robert Jr, husband of Eneida Dippel, of Pine Grove.
She is also survived by grandchildren, Jonathan Nush, of Friedensburg, Ashley Holshue wife of Russell,of Pine Grove, Roby Mills, wife of James, of Hamburg; great grandchildren, who were her pride and joy, Dakota Holshue, Sydney Holshue, and Grace Mills, a special trusted caring neighbor Robyne Faust and a beloved cat Rascal.
Preceded in death by a brother Jonathan Snyder.
Celebration of life memorial services will be held on Monday March 6 at 1 pm with a visitation from 12 till 1 at Ebling Stabingas Funeral Home Cressona. Private Interment will be in St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery Port Carbon.
At the family’s request, memorial donations may be forwarded to Hillside SPCA PO Box 233 Pottsville, PA 17901.