Doretha A. Link, age 93, of Ridgeville, went home to be with her Lord Wednesday, September 1, 2021.
Doretha was born April 19, 1928 in Ridgeville. She was raised in Hilliards as a daughter of the late Carl W. Stevens and late Florence Dean (Hutchison) Stevens. Doretha married the love of her life, Arthur F. Link Sr., on June 15, 1948. They built a beautiful life together and celebrated their 73rd Wedding Anniversary on June 15, 2021. She was an active member of the Ridgeville United Methodist Church where she was the secretary of the United Methodist Women, helped with the “Tiny Angel’s” Ministry, was a member of Over 50 Club and taught Sunday School for over forty years. Doretha was known for her generous heart and her giving spirit. She was a retired maintenance worker at the Maintenance Center at Slippery Rock University.
Doretha is survived by her husband; three daughters: Sandy (Norman) Weber of Nashville, TN, Sally McGallis of Ridgeville and Valerie (Joe) Grossman of Slippery Rock; one son, Arthur (Norma) Link, Jr. of Slippery Rock, five grandchildren: Tiffany (Mike) Christie, Matt (Mandy) Grossman, Michael McGallis, Kara McGallis, and “Artie” (Kelsey) Link III; and five great grandchildren: Nicholas and Alex Christie and Kendall, Ashton, and Truman Grossman.
Doretha was preceded in death by two sisters, Florence Snyder and Louise Day.
Doretha’s family wishes to extend great thanks to the staff and nurses at Grove Manor Nursing Center in Grove City for the kindness they have shown her family and also to her dedicated caregivers, Jeannette Fleeger, Jeanne Kepple, Donna Ray, and Paulette Vodenichar.
Services and Burial in Rosewood Cemetery, Ridgeville are private.
Memorial Contributions in Doretha’s honor can be made to the Ridgeville United Methodist Church c/o 283 Kuhn Road Karns City PA 16041 or to the North Trails Public Library – 1553 West Sunbury Road West Sunbury PA 16061.
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