Dorris Joan Pitt Pappal will celebrate her 90th birthday on March 27. She was born in Westmoreland County, the daughter of Francis Edgar Pitt and Harriet Mary (Tarr) Pitt.
Dorris had five siblings: Evelyn, Raymond, Lloyd, Kenneth and Alice. She has two children: Patricia Pappal Seigworth and Charles Pappal Jr. Her pride and joy are her six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
She survives her husband, Charles “Wash,” who passed away Oct. 6, 2006. They had been married 60 years.
Dorris is the pianist and a charter member of the Calvary Bible Church near Deckers Point.
Her grandchildren are hosting a party for her at 3 p.m. Saturday at Martin’s Hall in Tanoma. Birthday wishes are also welcomed at 585 Sleepy Hollow Road, Indiana, PA 15701, for those unable to attend.