Dorothy J. Lofland
Mrs. Dorothy Jeannette Lofland, age 82, of Elkton, MD, formerly of Newark, DE, passed away on Monday, April 18, 2011.
A native Delawarean, Mrs. Lofland was born in Newark on September 21, 1928, daughter of the late Joseph Pierce Lloyd and Alberta Jeannette Dear Lloyd. She was a talented homemaker throughout her life and a longtime member of the Newark United Methodist Church.
Mrs. Lofland was an avid reader and greatly enjoyed all genres of music. She also loved caring for animals.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, George H. Lofland, Sr., son, George H. Lofland, Jr., and brother, Howard J. Lloyd. She is survived by her children, Dorothy S. Lofland, Kerry J. Bedwell, and Terry J. Lofland; three grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
The funeral service and interment will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Mrs. Lofland may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, 100 W. 10th Street, Ste. 209, Wilmington, DE 19801 or to North Shore Animal League, Attn: Data Management, 16 Lewyt Street, Port Washington, NY 11050.
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