Dorothy I Floyd

Dorothy I Floyd passed away January 11,  at 98 years of age. She was born July 30, 1922 in Akron. Dorothy was a life-long resident of Norton and active in all things local the Norton Alumni Association, Norton Historical Society, Friends of the Library, and the Norton Baptist Church. She volunteered at many Cider Festivals and was a 20 plus year volunteer at Stan Hywet. Dorothy regularly attended fitness classes at the Barberton YMCA and during retirement traveled extensively. She attended Norton schools graduating from NHS in 1940 as valedictorian and completed her degree from the University of Akron later in life. She was a long-time tutor and substitute at Loyal Oak and Norton Elementary and Norton Middle school. Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, William R. Floyd; and daughter, Pamela Floyd Dudley. She is survived by her daughter, Vicki Floyd Wolfe (Allen); granddaughter, Sarah Wolfe Banko (Joshua); and 4 much adored great-grandsons, Caleb, Benjamin, Daniel, and Samuel Banko. Friends may join the family at Greenlawn Memorial Park, 2580 Romig Road Akron, OH 44320 for a graveside Memorial Service Saturday, April 10, at 3 p.m. In lieu of Flowers, donations may be made to the Norton Alumni Foundation, PO Box 1333 Norton, OH 44203 or the Christian Benevolent Association, 411 Western Row Road, Mason, OH 45040. Condolences and memories can be shared with Dorothy’s family at the funeral home website.

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