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“Aunt Dorothy was a beautiful woman inside and out..She has left so many memories that I will always cherish... you will be sadly missed but always in...Read More »
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“Kaley, My condolences on the passing of your grandmother. I can tell she meant a lot to you. Our thoughts are with you in this difficult time. ...Read More »
2 of 19 | Posted by: Karen Bruzda

“I am so sorry to hear that your wonderful, sweet mother passed away. I will always remember her and have such special memories living across the...Read More »
3 of 19 | Posted by: Sharon Cantu

“My heart was broken when I receive the news about your mother's passing. I have so many wonderful, fond memories of such fun times spent at the...Read More »
4 of 19 | Posted by: Mary Ann Baker

“Ron and I would like to extend our deepest sympathy to the whole family on the passing of Aunt Dorothy. I have many fond memories from the past of...Read More »
5 of 19 | Posted by: Marlene Kaiser

“Rest with the Angels Aunt Dorothy. God reserved a very special place for you. All our love and condolences to Dennis, Debbie, Judy and Gary and your...Read More »
6 of 19 | Posted by: Anne & Roger Farrow

“Dear Gary and Family. I am so sorry for your loss. It is never easy letting go of your love one. In time your sadness will turn to memories of your...Read More »
7 of 19 | Posted by: Kim Lippincott - Troy, OH

“Sorry to hear the news of your mother's passing ... Dorothy was a wonderful woman! May her soul rest in peace. ”
8 of 19 | Posted by: Bob VL

“Aunt Dorothy will be sadly missed but will be remembered in our hearts forever, she was a very special lady and loved by all Who knew her. ”
9 of 19 | Posted by: Donna and Wally mackay

“Deepest sympathy to all the family on the loss of your mom Dorothy .I am very glad to have talked to her in recent months ,Aunt Dorothy always kept...Read More »
10 of 19 | Posted by: Diana and Peter Simpson

“Our sincere condolences to the Cornish, Ferguson and Marcum families. I remember Aunt Dorothy well from a visit they made to us when we were young...Read More »
11 of 19 | Posted by: Bob and Sharon Heise

“My wife and I send the prayer of hope that will give the family of this beautiful woman the strength to carry on , and the knowledge that she only...Read More »
12 of 19 | Posted by: Dominic & Margaret Flemingson

“Remembering: Dorothy P. Cornish You are our gracious God of Comfort and You understand our grief and sadness in a way that is beyond our...Read More »
13 of 19 | Posted by: Rev. Jerry L. Copeland

“Your Mom will be terribly missed. Aunt Dorothy was loved by all her family close and far and she will be cherished in our memories forever. My...Read More »
14 of 19 | Posted by: Marilyn Farrow-Walsh

“Thinking and praying for you and your family, she was a lovely lady that just seeing her smile made one happy!!!! God Bless all of you, ”
15 of 19 | Posted by: Ruth Bidwell

“Thinking of you all at this difficult time. ”
16 of 19 | Posted by: Peggy Clark

“She was a terrific person and a wonderful Aunt. ”
17 of 19 | Posted by: Sharon Blake

“So sorry for your loss. Thinking of you and sending prayers your way. ”
18 of 19 | Posted by: Dragana, Dragan, Pedja & Mila Troca

“Our prayers are with you and your family. ”
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CORNISH, Dorothy P., 88, of Beavercreek, OH, passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, July 22, 2017. Dorothy was one of twelve children born in Starkville, Ontario Canada to the late Victor and Leona Farrow. As a young woman, she was a skilled bookkeeper and excelled in retail sales. She was an exceptional homemaker and created a beautiful and loving home. Her greatest pleasure was having the family come together for birthdays and holidays. She enjoyed card games, gardening, reading, bowling, and loved to travel in the United States and abroad. She was a kind and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother; always positive, fun-loving, and optimistic. Dorothy was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 58 years, Alan H. Cornish. Her memory remains celebrated by Sisters; Marion Spilchen and Betty Barnes of Ontario Canada; Children, Dennis (Pat) Cornish, Debbie (Blake) Ferguson, Judy (Mike) Marcum, Gary (Beth) Cornish; Grandchildren, Matt, Emily, Dave, Andrew, Samantha, Kaley, Jenny, Greg and Leah; Great grandchildren, Tabitha, Alyssa, Olivia and Alan, as well as numerous extended family and longtime friends. The family will receive friends and relatives from 12:00-2:00pm on Friday, July 28, 2017 at Routsong Funeral Home, 2100 East Stroop Road, Kettering, OH, with a service to follow. Pastor Ruth Hopkins, Harmony Creek Church, officiating. Burial at David’s Cemetery. The family would like to express their sincere appreciation and thanks to Hospice of Dayton for their gentle and compassionate care. If desired, contributions may be made to Hospice at 324 Wilmington Avenue, Dayton OH 45420.

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