SAFFLE, Dorothy Jean, 87, of Weirton, WV, passed away Sunday, November 17, 2013, at Acuity Specialty Hospital, Steubenville, OH.
She was born January 21, 1926, in Chester, WV, the daughter of the late Charles and Margaret Davis Evans. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Dr. Charles Evans.
Dorothy was a member of Cove Presbyterian Church, and an avid sports fan, particularly the Steelers. Dorothy was a very active member of the Weirton Medical Center Auxiliary for over 52 years, volunteering thousands of hours.
Surviving are her husband of 66 years, Charles L. Saffle; sons, Don Saffle (Anna) of Weirton, WV, Robert Saffle (Sara) of Wheeling, WV; grandchildren, Sean Alan Saffle and Melinda Saffle; sisters-in-law, Molly Evans of Cadiz, OH, Olive Hinchee of Weirton, WV; several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 9-11 a.m. Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at the Steel & Wolfe Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 380 Penco Road, Weirton, WV. The funeral and committal service will also be on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with Dr. J.E. Rudiger presiding. Interment will be at Highland Hills Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the Weirton Medical Center Auxiliary, 601 Colliers Way, Weirton, WV 26062.