Dorothy Virginia Near
September 18, 1926 - January 31, 2023

Dorothy Virginia Near 96, passed away Tuesday January 31, 2023 at her residence.

She was born September 18, 1926 in Jamestown, NY the daughter of Franklin and Laura Johnson.

She was predeceased by her parents; her husband Newell Near; son David Near and sister Marjorie Hadman. She is survived by her daughter Debra Tresohlavy (Ronald); 5 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren.

Dorothy was a member of Westfield NY Presbyterian Church where she participated in many women’groups. She loved flowers and the beauty of outdoors. Birds were special to her especially the Red Cardinal. Dorothy was a wonderful cook and homemaker. She enjoyed sewing and knitting.

No Services planned at this time.
Coastal Cremations 10180 Ocean Hwy. W. Carolina Shores, NC 28467


  • TheresaGervaise Posted February 3, 2023 8:49 am

    So sorry for your loss, she was a wonderful lady.

  • Bernice Posted February 3, 2023 7:24 pm

    Dorothy will be truly missed by all the residents at The Legacy. God bless her

  • Rev. Dr. Mary Lee Talbot Posted February 9, 2023 1:58 pm

    On behalf of First Presbyterian Church, Westfield, we are so sorry for your loss and our loss of such a wonderful person.

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