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Dorothy E. Kepler

October 21, 1920 — April 21, 2012

Dorothy Elizabeth Kepler, 91, of Millmont entered into rest at 10:48 PM on Saturday, April 21, 2012 at Nottingham Village.

Born on October 21, 1920 in Elizabethville, PA, she was the daughter of the late Rev. Wayne Zern and Lily Mae (Root) Artz. She married John Clair Kepler, who passed away on December 13, 2002. Together they shared years of memories.

Dorothy was a graduate of Elizabethville High School and Susquehanna University.

Mrs. Kepler was employed as a music teacher, choir director and church organist in Tresselertown and Elizabethville, where she also taught private piano lessons.

She enjoyed traveling, music, and reading.

She is survived by one niece and spouse; Diane L. (Artz) and Mark Eisenhower of Rockville, MD, great niece and nephew; Kara and Neil Eisenhower; stepdaughter and spouse; Kendel (Kepler) and Chuck Yackeren of Boalsburg, stepson and spouse, Chris and Christy (Moynihan) Kepler of California, two grandchildren; Leslie and Carolyn Yackeren, and one great grandson, Jonah Yackeren.

Preceding her in death were one brother; Rev. Harold E. Artz, and a sister-in-law; Ione Artz.

A memorial service to celebrate Dorothy's life will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, May 26, 2012 at Christ's United Lutheran Church, 13765 Old Turnpike Road, Millmont, with the Rev. John D. Yost, officiating. Following the service the family invites relatives and friends to a time of fellowship in the church hall.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Dorothy`s memory may be sent to Evangelical Community Hospital Hospice, One Hospital Drive, Lewisburg, PA 17837.

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