Dorothy M. Roberts Zimmerman Obituary

Dorothy M. Zimmerman

Dorothy M. Zimmerman, 75, of Waynesburg R. D. 3, died at 10:15 p.m. Saturday, October 26, 1991, in Greene County Memorial Hospital, after suffering a heart attack in her home.

She was born January 4, 1916, in Center Township, a daughter of Asa and Blanche Custer Roberts. Mrs. Zimmerman was raised by her grandparents, James K. and Martha Ann Cooper Roberts.

On January 6, 1932, she married Wayne Zimmerman, who died February 10, 1979.

Mrs. Zimmerman lived for several years in North Lima, Ohio, where she was employed as a cook and dietician at the Diamond Head and Rolling Acres nursing homes.

Following her retirement in 1984, she returned to the Waynesburg area.

Mrs. Zimmerman was a member of the Claughton Chapel United Methodist Church.

She is survived by four sons, Francis W. Zimmerman Sr. and Arleigh Zimmerman, both of Waynesburg, Franklin Zimmerman, of Youngstown, Ohio, and Richard Zimmerman of Warren, Ohio; two daughters, Elizabeth Wise of Jollytown and Martha Ann Long of Morristown, Tenn.; 27 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; and a half-sister, Ione Anderson of Waynesburg.

Deceased are two sons, Charles R. Zimmerman and Billy Paul Zimmerman; and a brother, James Roberts.

Newspaper obituary, date and source unknown (Greene County, PA)

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