Dorothy L. Schleig

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Dorothy L. Schleig

April 09, 1932 - January 10, 2019

Dorothy L. Schleig Dorothy L. Schleig, 85, of Trevorton, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019, at the Sunbury Health and Rehabilitation Center.
She was born April 9, 1932, in Trevorton, a daughter of the late Lee and Susan (Swinehart) Walborn. She was preceded in death by her husband, Calvin Schleig.

Dorothy was employed for more than 40 years at the Arrow and Anthracite shirt factories.
She was a member of the Trevorton United Methodist Church, the Rebekah Lodge, and the Auxiliary of the Trevorton American Legion.
Dorothy was a former May Queen in Trevorton.

She is survived by four sisters, Anna Newquist of Shamokin Dam, Margaret Banning of Trevorton, Mary Reeder of Shamokin Dam, and Florence Lenker of Herndon; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by two sisters, Arline Schleig and Eva Troutman; and one brother, Ralph Walborn.

A viewing will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, at the Jerre Wirt Blank Funeral Home, 395 State St., Sunbury, followed by the funeral at 11.
Interment will be in the United Lutheran Cemetery, Wolfe's Crossroads.
Published on January 12, 2019
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Dr. Joseph B. Siberski
Jan 13, 2019
Dot was with me on the toughest 12 days of my life while I watched my mom in a coma. She encouraged, prayed and shared wonderful stories to help pass the time. It was like God sent her to help me since I am an only child and for many hours I was alone. When my mom passed, she asked me to come back and see her because she said I always smelled good. In the beginning it was difficult but each time was easier. I will miss my visits to Room 205. Two awesome, caring, hard working and loving ladies left 205 to become angels in Heaven!