Alice Dawson

Alice Jean Dawson (Horrocks)

Friday, May 20th, 1921 - Tuesday, September 15th, 2020
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Beloved mother, grandmother, and great grandmother, Alice Jean Dawson, passed away on Sept 15, 2020 at the young age of 99. She was a WW2 bride, marrying Donald R. Dawson in 1942. She is survived by her beloved children, Donna Edwards (Stephen), Kristine Gannon (Kevin), Timothy Paul Dawson (Pamela), and Pat Dawson; grandchildren Liam Gannon (Allison), Hayes Edwards ( Brooke), Kelsey Dawson and Sean Dawson; Jean was proud to have lived long enough to know her great grandsons Rowan and Gavin. The family wants to thank her amazing caregivers for the comfort , kindness and love they brought, enabling her to stay in her Kim Plan home 65 years, a wonderful neighborhood, with loving, compassionate neighbors. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to the Norwin Library 100 Caruthers Lane Irwin PA 15642, or to the Humane Society Route 119 North Greensburg PA 15601 in honor of her favorite dogs, Jumby, Garrett and Cooper. Viewing will be Thursday Sept. 17th from 2pm to 7pm at Ott Funeral Home Inc 805 Pennsylvania Avenue, Irwin. Parting prayers will be held 11:30 a.m. Friday in the funeral home followed by a 12:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial celebrated in Immaculate Conception Church, Irwin. In accordance with COVID regulation masks are to be worn.
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  • Visitation

    Thursday, September 17th, 2020 | 2:00pm - 7:00pm
    Thursday, September 17th, 2020 2:00pm - 7:00pm
    Ott Funeral Home Inc.
    805 Pennsylvania Avenue
    IRWIN, PA 15642
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  • Service

    Friday, September 18th, 2020 |
    Friday, September 18th, 2020
    Immaculate Conception Church
    308 Second Street
    IRWIN, PA 15642
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Father John Moineau



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beverli horrocks

Posted at 10:57pm
Much love sent to the Dawson family. My visits with Aunt Punch were very special. She was such a sweet lady. Cousin bev horrocks

Nancy Bolden

Posted at 07:18pm
Jean was a volunteer at Pennsylvania Avenue elementary school when I worked there. She was so compassionate, kind, fun, and so helpful to the teachers and children. She was a true blessing. Nancy Boldeb

Bonnie & Stu Leiman

Posted at 12:45pm
Dear Donna, Pat, Kris, Tim & families: Our deepest condolences on your Moms passing. She will not be forgotten ! A truly inspirational woman.
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Love, Fred and Donna

Posted at 11:28pm
Dear Pat, Sending prayers and love to you and your family.
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Kathy Nauman

Posted at 03:48pm
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