Dorothy Gail (Johnston) Marvin

Born: Fri., May 8, 1936
Died: Wed., Jun. 26, 2019


5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Fri., Jun. 28, 2019
Location: Frame Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Sat., Jun. 29, 2019
Location: Frame Funeral Home

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Eldred, Pa.                        Beloved Mother, Partner and Grandmother

Dorothy G. “Gail” Marvin, 83, of the Windfall Road, passed away on June 26, 2019 in the Buffalo General Hospital following a brief illness.

Born on May 8, 1936 in Otto Township she was a daughter  of Ernest DuBois and Doris Mae Johnston DuBois Little.  She had attended Otto Township schools and was a lifetime resident of Windfall.  She had been employed in several factories in the area including Speer Resistor on Bradford and AVX in Olean, but had spent most of her career in Health Care as a Personal Care Provider.

She enjoyed crocheting and making crafts and selling them at shows, and she was an avid Bingo player.  Gail was a very caring and giving person always helping family and friends.

Surviving is her longtime companion since 1988, Bernard Hammond of Windfall, one son, Steven Hardway of Eldred, three daughters, Doris Marvin of Bradford, Joyce Dixon of Franklinville and Jean (John) Buchholz of Rew, and many Grand and Great Grandchildren, a brother, Roland “Jim” (Shirley) DuBois, and a sister, Charlotte “Pudge”DuBois both of Oregon.  Gail was preceded in death by three sons, Ernest J. “Jimmy” Hardway in 2017, and William Hardway in 1959 and Mark Hardway in 1963.

Friends may call at the Frame Funeral Home, Eldred, today from 5:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M.  where the funeral service will be held on Saturday (June 29, 2019) at 11:00 A.M. with the Rev. Frank Hill, officiating.  Burial will follow in the Lamphier Cemetery, Eldred.

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