Monday, June 11, 2007

OH Genealogist: Dorothy E. Ackerman, 1917-2007

Advocate, The (Newark, OH) - June 1, 2007

Dorothy E. Ackerman Nov. 30, 1917 - May 31, 2007

Services for Dorothy E. Ackerman, 89, of Johnstown, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the Appleton United Methodist Church, Appleton, with the Rev. Marsha Ellsen officiating. Interment will be at Greenhill Cemetery, Johnstown.

Dorothy passed away May 31, 2007, at Licking Memorial Hospital. She was a member of Appleton United Methodist Church, Bennington Grange, Johnstown Genealogy Society, and other organizations over the years.
Dorothy always valued her numerous friends and neighbors and had such pride in her family. Her dedication to genealogy started at age 16 and continued through her life, providing her family with continual information.

She is survived by a brother and sister-in-law, Raymond and Frances Seevers, of Columbus; one niece; and two nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, A.K. "Red" Ackerman.

Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the church. Moreland Funeral Home in Westerville is in charge of arrangements. Donations may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, 2269 Cherry Valley Road, Newark, OH 43055.