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Dorothy Jane (Whitacre) Sines

October 30, 1938 ~ August 27, 2019 (age 80)


Dorothy Jane (Whitacre) Sines, 80, of Oakland, MD, left this life on Tuesday, August 27, 2019, at Dennett Road Manor, Oakland, to join her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, in her eternal home.

Born October 30, 1938, in Kitzmiller, MD, she was the daughter of the late Wesley and Millie (Rowe) Whitacre. She was also preceded in death by a son, Richard Cogley; two brothers, Clarence and Thurman Whitacre.

In Dorothy’s earlier years, she worked cleaning homes and businesses. She loved to sing and go to dances, especially with a very dear friend, Faye King, who preceded her in death. Dorothy spent the last seven years of her life being loved and cared for by the staff at Dennett Road Manor. Her family and friends would like to express their gratitude to each and every person who helped make her new residence not just a place where she lived, but truly her home. Thank you.

She is survived by three sons, Ronald Cogley and wife, Cindy, Oakland; William Cogley and wife Cindy, Crellin, MD; Frankie Cogley, Oakland; a sister, Ethyl Wotring, Oakland; a brother, Herbert Whitacre and wife, Patricia, Kitzmiller; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews; a special friend, Ruth Passman, who Dorothy always enjoyed being with.

At Dorothy’s request, she will be cremated. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Expressions of sympathy may be directed to Southern Garrett County Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 378, Oakland, MD, 21550.

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Southern Garrett County Rescue Squad
P.O. Box 378, Oakland MD 21550
Tel: 1-301-334-3000

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