Dorothy Groghan Lemon

Dorothy Groghan Lemon, 97, of Vienna, passed away March 3, 2014, at Wyngate Senior Living Community.

She was born Oct. 6, 1916, in Columbus, Ohio, a daughter of the late Ree M. and Mary Ruth Pyle Groghan.

She retired after 25 years of teaching at Fairview Elementary School, St. Albans, W.Va. Most of her life, she was a member of Pine Grove Church of Christ in Scott Depot, W.Va., and is currently a member of Belpre Church of Christ in Belpre, Ohio.

Dorothy is survived by one son, Mark A. Lemon (Audrey) of Salt Lake City, Utah; one daughter, Mary Ann Thorn (Jack) of Vienna, W.Va.; two sisters, Joan Andes of Beaumont, Texas, and Barbara Joyner of Rogers, Ark.; one brother, Al Groghan of Mentone, Ala.; five grandchildren, Lenya Ehrmann of Little Rock, Ark., Karen Flannagan and Kenny Lemon of Orlando, Fla., Sudona Lombard of Burleson, Texas, and Andrea Starkey of Mingo Junction, Ohio; 10 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Russell Lemon; one son, Russell Lemon Jr.; a sister, Doris Yoke of Euclid, Ohio; and brother, Ree M. Groghan Jr. of St. Albans, W.Va.

Memorial services will be 11 a.m. March 15 at Belpre Church of Christ, 2932 Washington Blvd., Belpre, Ohio, with Kevin Lombard officiating. Friends may gather with the family one hour prior to services at the church on March 15.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Ohio Valley University, 1 Campus View Drive, Vienna, WV 26105.

An online guest register may be signed at www.lamberttatman.com

Dorothy Groghan Lemon

Dorothy Groghan Lemon, 97, of Vienna, passed away Monday, March 3, 2014, at Wyngate Senior Living Community.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home, Vienna.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.lamberttatman.com