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Dorothy Veronica (Cegielski) SCHMIDT

October 29, 1926 ~ March 22, 2019 (age 92)

Dorothy Veronica (Cegielski) Schmidt, 92, formerly a long time resident of Ferndale, PA passed away on March 22, 2019, at Sacred Heart Senior Living, Center Valley. Dorothy was born October 29, 1926 in Bedminster. She was the daughter of the late Egie and Helen Cegielski. Dorothy was a Bookkeeper for Palisades School District before her retirement. She was also an auditor for Nockamixon Township and a Notary Public. Dorothy was a member of St. John the Baptist Church, Ottsville. She was a volunteer for St. John’s Pantry and Doylestown Hospital. She is survived by three children: Kathleen, wife of Dana Little of Boyertown; Joseph and his wife Joanne of Harvard, MA; and Shirley, wife of Bill Yelland of Coopersburg; sister Geraldine Zyck; brothers, Joseph Cegielski, Thomas Cegielski, and Edward Cegielski. Dorothy has 4 grandchildren: Jennifer Danczyk, Dr Alina Schmidt, William Yelland V, and Ashley Randazzo. She is also survived by 6 great-grandchildren. Dorothy is predeceased by a granddaughter, Stephanie Little, a sister Helen Kovacs, and a brother Lawrence Cegielski. A calling hour will be held on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 from 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. followed by a mass at 11:00 at St. John the Baptist Church, 4040 Durham Rd, Ottsville PA. Interment will immediately follow at St. John’s Cemetery in Haycock. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Penn State THON at 227D HUB, University Park PA 16802 Attn: Finance Director or online at to fight childhood cancer.

Donations may be made to:

Penn State THON
227D HUB, University Park PA 16802

Attn:Finance Director

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