Barbara J. Dorotics Remich, 68, of Clarendon, Pa. died Wednesday morning, February 27, 2013 at North Hills Health and Rehabilitation Center, Wexford, Pa. after an illness of the past year. She was born October 9, 1944 in Warren, Pa. to the late Joseph and Alexandria F. Walker Dorotics. She had resided most of her life in Clarendon, Pa. Barb was a graduate of Warren High School Class of 1962 and earned her Bachelor’s Degree in education from Clarion State College Class of 1966 and earned her Master’s Degree in special education from the University of Maryland. She was employed with the Warren County School District working with the TriCounty Unit, teaching at Allegheny Valley and retired from the former Beaty Jr. High School.
She was a member of St. Joseph R.C. Church and a former member of the former St. Clara’s R.C. Church, she had served as a C.C.D. Teacher for 10 years. She was a member of the Ladies of the Warren Moose Lodge 109, former VicePresident of the Clarendon Borough Council, and a volunteer with the Warren Unit of the American Cancer Society. She is remembered as a loving mother and grandmother, who always had her family at the center of her life, especially her grandson, Brandon.
She is survived by her daughter Nicole Clarke and husband, Philip, her grandson Brandon Clarke all of Moon Twp., Pa., 1 Sister Brenda White and husband, John, 2 Nieces Abby and Katie White all of Warren, Pa.
Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, Pa. on Friday, March 1, 2013 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. where a vigil service will be conducted at 7:45 p.m.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at St. Joseph R.C. Church, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue West, Warren, Pa. with Fr. Richard J. Toohey, Pastor, officiating. Interment will be in St. Joseph R.C. Cemetery. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through the Warren Unit of the American Cancer Society, 2 Crescent Park, Warren, PA 16365. E mail condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com.