Doxie Marie King

Doxie Marie King, 82, of Conneaut Lake, passed away peacefully after a brief illness August 10, 2019, at Rolling Fields Elder Care Community.

She was born October 25, 1936, in Dubois, PA, to John M. Garsky and Olga Polohonski. She was raised by her mother and stepfather, Albert Stanton.

Doxie attended Dubois High School. She worked in retail for Hallmark and was a member of St. Brigid’s. She enjoyed cooking, baking, spending time with her family and her friends Rose, Roseanne, and Marge and especially enjoyed being with her grandson, Chase.

She is survived by one son, Joe King and his wife, Kathleen of Conneaut Lake; one grandson, Chase King; one sister, Dolores Damico of Youngstown, OH; a niece, Doxie Jean Damico of Youngstown, OH and a nephew, Ed Damico and his wife, Jeanette of Youngstown, OH.

She was preceded in death by her son, Michael King in 1985; her parents, brothers John Garsky and James Garsky and brother-in-law, Ed Damico.

A graveside memorial service will be held at St. Brigid Cemetery Wednesday, August 14, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. with Chaplain Kathy Pettis officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the American Cancer Society, 2115 W. 38th St., Erie, PA 16508.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Hatheway-Tedesco Funeral Home & Crematory, 614 Baldwin St., Meadville, Pa. 16335.

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