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Dorothy Raveaux

January 29, 2013
The Herald-Star

RAVEAUX, Dorothy M., 84, of Weirton, passed away Monday, January 28, 2013, in Trinity Medical Center West in Steubenville.

Born September 15, 1928, in Massillon, Ohio, the daughter of the late Dale James and Marie E. Forbes Robb. She was also preceded in death by her husband, George G. Raveaux; son-in-law, Gary Shultz; a brother, Forbes Robb; and two sisters, Ruth Baker and Clara Strong.

With 19 years of service, Mrs. Raveaux retired from the city of Weirton where she worked as a secretary, and was a member of the Weirton Heights Memorial Baptist Church. She was a wonderful, loving mother, good hearted and giving, a lover of nature, flower gardening and was a great Steelers and WVU fan.

Mrs. Raveaux is survived by a son, Bradley Raveaux (Judy) of New Cumberland; three daughters, Cathie Shultz of Bergholz, OH, Cindee Salopek of Weirton, and Trudy Scarr (Stuart) of Skaneateles, NY; eight grandchildren, April Harbert, Mark Konchar, Shauna Musulin, David and Jeff Raveaux, Rachael and Tanner Scarr and Michael Shultz; seven great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Martha Bennett of Clayton, NC, and Ella Mae Freshour of Greenville, OH.

Friends may call on Thursday from 2-6 p.m. at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main St., Weirton. Funeral services will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. at the Weirton Heights Memorial Baptist Church, 121 Ivy St., Weirton, where additional visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. Interment will be in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Weirton.

Memorial contributions can be made to her church or to the Community Bread Basket, P.O. Box 154 Weirton, WV 26062 in her memory.

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