Hockensmith, Dorothy Ann


Dorothy Ann Hockensmith, 83, passed away on Tuesday, April 21, 2020. She was the beloved wife of the Rev. Darrell “Jack” Hockensmith, who passed away in 2003.

Rev. Hockensmith was appointed to churches in the Pittsburgh, Altoona and Johnstown Districts of the Evangelical United Brethren church and served UMC churches including Scalp Level: Trinity/Dunlo 1971-1972; Herminie 1972-1975; Marion Center/Creekside 1975-1980; Fells 1980-1983; and Venetia: Wrights 1983-1985. He retirded from active ministry in 1985.

Dorothy was the loving mother of Judy Raynolds and her husband Randy Raynolds of Cranberry Township, PA and Debbie Guilbeau and her companion David Neeck of Duluth, GA , as well as grand-dogs Dushka and Lennon.

She was preceded in death by her parents John Kenneth and Alice June (Manges) Duryea and her brothers: the late Retired Naval Chief Petty Officer James K. Duryea and wife Rita Rodgers Duryea of Carlisle, PA and Robert E. Duryea and wife Nancy Halton Duryea of Sun City Center, FL. 

At the request of the family, services were private.