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1932 Dorothy 2022

Dorothy M. Schoen

February 10, 1932 — November 28, 2022


Dorothy M. (Engle) Schoen, 90, of Myerstown, died on Monday, November 28, 2022 at Shippensburg Health Care Center. She was born on Wednesday, February 10, 1932 to the late Stephen and Dorothy (Reed) Engel in Detroit, Michigan. She and three of her siblings were raised in foster care after their mother died when Dorothy was just three years old. She was retired from the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Lebanon and was previously employed by Marco Electric, Womelsdorf. Dorothy enjoyed gardening, word puzzles, Hollywood Casino, dining out as well as visits with her family, friends and neighbors. She is survived by her sister Susan Greenawalt of York, PA as well as several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by husband Richard F. Schoen, daughter Cynthia S. Schoen, siblings: Betty Tangradi, Thomas Engel, Joan Trompeter, and 2 nieces and 2 nephews. A memorial service will be held on January 11, 2023 at Christman's Funeral Home, Inc., 226 Cumberland Street, Lebanon at 11:00 a.m. Burial will follow at Mount Lebanon Cemetery, 235 South Maple Street, Lebanon. Memorial contributions may be made to Lebanon Rescue Mission, P.O. Box 5, Lebanon, PA 17042 or Grane Hospice Care, 1200 Camp Hill Bypass, Suite 205, Camp Hill, PA 17011. For more information, to order flowers, or to send messages of condolence, please visit 

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Christman's Funeral Home, Inc.

226 Cumberland St, Lebanon, PA 17042

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