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Dorothy H. (Galko) Higgs

October 17, 1929 ~ November 28, 2020 (age 91)

Obituary

Dorothy D. (Galko) Higgs age 91 of Trafford passed away on Saturday , November 28, 2020 in Walden’s View of North Huntingdon.  Dorothy was born on October 17, 1929 in Claridge the daughter of the late Andrew and Mary (Bukovsky) Gallo.  Dorothy worked at Westinghouse in Pittsburgh as a stenographer before having and raising her three children.  She was a member of the Level Green Presbyterian Church and formerly active with the China-Burma-India Veteran Association.  Dorothy was an avid pro sports fan of football, hockey and baseball.  She was a big fan of the Penn-Trafford Football teams and went to many games over the years.  She also loved to cook and bake.  Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband William H. Higgs in 1996; and her siblings Andrew and Bill Galko and Mary Henry.  Dorothy is survived by her children Bruce J. Higgs of Kent, WA, Karen Chintella (George) of N. Royalton, OH and Jennifer Adamik (Rich) of Level Green and her grandchildren Craig, Cheryl and Kyle Chintella and Sydney and Andrew Adamik.  Family and friends will be received on Wednesday from 3-8 PM in the John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home Inc., 702 7th St. (State Rt. 130) Trafford 412-372-3111.  Funeral services will be held at 10:30 AM in the funeral home on Thursday with Pastor Geoff Rach officiating.  Interment will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery, Penn Twp. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to the Level Green Presbyterian Church, 105 Olive Drive, Trafford PA 15085.

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
December 2, 2020

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home, Inc.
702 7th Street
Trafford, PA 15085

Funeral Service
Thursday
December 3, 2020

10:30 AM
John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home, Inc.
702 7th Street
Trafford, PA 15085

Interment following funeral service
Thursday
December 3, 2020

Woodlawn Cemetery
2001 Denmark Manor Road
Export, PA 15632

Donations

Level Green Presbyterian Church
105 Olive Drive, Trafford PA 15085
Tel: 1-412-372-5370

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