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Dorothy E. Sinkinsom Print E-mail

Dorothy E. Sinkinson, nee McBride, our beloved and spirited Matriarch, 94, passed away Sunday at her home after a long illness. She was born in E. McKeesport, PA and moved to Elyria in 1949. She was a member of Christ Church in Elyria.

Dorothy worked for Sears, Roebuck, & Co. in Elyria, where she retired after 31 years of service. She enjoyed spending time with her family and her pets, spending time with friends at the Wesleyan Village Senior Center, traveling, playing cards, reading, and gardening throughout her lifetime.

Survivors include her daughters Eileen Burgess (Jerry) of Elyria; Jacqueline Filiaggi (Thomas) of Phoenix, Arizona; and Linda O’Malley (Jack) of Sandusky; sister Esther McIntosh of Versailles, PA; six grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; and 1 great, great granddaughter.

She was preceded in death in 2004 by her husband of 62 years, Frederick (Fred) T. Sinkinson; her parents George and Emma McBride; twin brothers George and John McBride; and sisters Lois Kelly and Elaine Kostindino.

Please join us Friday, September 22nd from 9:00 to 11:00 am at Reichlin-Roberts Funeral Home, 327 Cleveland St., Elyria, for the visitation and celebration of the long life of our mother, grandmother, sister, friend, and neighbor. Services will follow in the funeral home at 11:00 A.M. with the Reverend Father Charles Diedrick officiating. Burial will be at Brookdale Cemetery in Elyria. All are welcome to join us for a luncheon at The Weigand Room, St. Mary’s Church, 320 Middle Avenue, in Elyria.

In lieu of flowers, please consider making a memorial donation in Dorothy's name to your favorite charitable organization.

» 7 Condolences and Greetings
Angela Stefanick
sent Friday, 22 September 2017 04:50
It was my pleasure taking care of your mom. She was one feisty , strong lady for her size. I know you all will miss her, but remember that she loved you all and would want you to find peace and comfort on each other. Sorry I can\\\'t be there for the service, but your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Take care, Angela Stefanick Crossroads hospice
sent Thursday, 21 September 2017 13:58
So sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers
Anne Wirscham Rascov
sent Thursday, 21 September 2017 09:23
My deepest condolences. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. Peace and Blessings
Deanna McRoberts
sent Thursday, 21 September 2017 09:12
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May God bless you and your family.
Pam Sears
sent Thursday, 21 September 2017 05:32
My thoughts and prayers to you and your family. May God comfort you in your loss.
sent Thursday, 21 September 2017 04:27
Please be encouraged: Truly I tell you today, you will be with me in paradise Luke 23:53
Jim Andrewski
sent Wednesday, 20 September 2017 07:38
Eileen, The Andrewski's prayers and sympathies go out to your Family. I believe our Mothers knew each other. On my visits to Elyria she would ask if I went to school with you. God Bless, Jim & Terri Andrewski
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