Dorothy J. “Dot” Wick

Dorothy J. “Dot” Wick, 85, of DuBois, PA died Sunday, January 19, 2020, at her home.

Born on March 9, 1934, in Everett, Massachusetts, she was the daughter of the late Carlon W. Wheeler and Dorothy J. (Paine) Wheeler Holmander.

On October 15, 1955 she married Frank H. Wick. He preceded her in death on August 31, 2006.

Dot retired from the Brockway Area School District where she taught for 18 years. She also taught for 5 years at a private kindergarten in Melrose, MA.

She was a member of St. Phillips United Methodist Church in Big Run, PA, a past member of the Gateway Squares and a member of the Pennsylvania State Education Association.

She traveled by motorcycles, loved her dogs, putting together puzzles, knitting and working in her garden. She loved to attend craft shows with her business DJ Crafts.

Dot is survived by her son Stephen Wick and his wife Kerry of DuBois, PA, 4 half-brothers: (Warren Holmander of Massachusetts, David Holmander of New Hampshire, Rudy Holmander of Maine and Bill Wheeler of Arkansas), 3 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by 1 granddaughter and a sister Marilyn Woodside.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 23, 2020, from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. & 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Baronick Funeral Home & Crematorium, Inc.

A funeral service will be held on Friday, January 24, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. from the funeral home with Pastor Carole Bergman officiating.

Burial will be in Lakelawn Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Phillips United Methodist Church, PO Box 304, Big Run, PA 15715 and/or Gateway Humane Society 1211 Airport Road, Falls Creek, PA 15840.

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