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Jo Ann Dolby

Jo Ann Dolby, age 90, of Huntington, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2022, at her residence.

Mrs. Dolby was born on March 1, 1932, in Huntington, to the late George Colston and Bernice (Heeter) Kline. Jo Ann married Paul F. Dolby on Oct. 10, 1958, and he survives and resides in Huntington.

Jo Ann was a 1950 graduate of Huntington Township High School. She worked as a telephone operator and was a homemaker. She was a lifetime member of Christ the King Episcopal Church and a member of the ECW (Episcopal Church Women). Jo Ann loved being a mom, gardening, cooking, needlepoint, sewing, knitting, watching movies and reading.

Along with her husband, Paul, she is survived by two daughters, Amy Jo (Kevin) Fisher, Heidi Ann (Kent) Hathaway, both of Huntington; one grandson, Colston Joe (Robin) Dolby, Manhattan, Kansas; one brother, Edward J. Kline, Huntington; three sisters, Patricia Heaston, Fort Wayne, Sue (Larry) Holloway, Lake Placid, Florida, and Carmen K. (Bill) Oswalt, Huntington.

Along with her parents she was preceded in death by one son, Tyler Colston Dolby.

Calling hours will be held on Friday, Dec. 9, 2022, from 10 to 11 a.m., followed by a Funeral Service at 11 a.m., at Christ the King Episcopal Church, 1224 N. Jefferson Street, Huntington, with Fr. Ted Neidlinger officiating.

A private burial will be at a later date.

In lieu of flowers memorial can be made to Christ the King Episcopal Church or to the Huntington County Humane Shelter in care of McElhaney Hart/Deal Rice Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson Street, Huntington, IN, 46750. McElhaney-Hart/Deal Rice Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.  

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