Obituaries: January 2, 2014
Dorothy Ann Devling
Dorothy Ann Devling, 97, of Sun City Center, Fla. passed away peacefully in her sleep on December 20, 2013, She was predeceased by her husband William Harold Devling and daughter Shirley Lingenfelter.
Surviving are sons William (Shirley) Devling of Port St. Lucie, Fla. and Robert (Robin ) Devling of Sun City Center, Fla.; daughter Jane (Gregory) Bee of Copeland, Fla.; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
Dorothy was a member of Vernon Chapter #611 Order of Eastern Star in Java Village, N.Y., where she was active until moving to Florida where she taught herself to swim and logged 3000 miles in the Sun City Center lap pool. She rode her three-wheeled bike around town and was on her third one after wearing out two. Dorothy enjoyed lawn bowling in the Tuesday-Friday women’s group. She had been a member of St. Andrew Presbyterian Church for several years, and then was a member of St. John the Divine Episcopal Church on East Del Webb Blvd.
No services are planned at this time. Interment will be in Holland, N.Y. at a later date. Arrangements by Zipperer’s Funeral Home.