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Dorothy P. "Dotster" Rohrer

May 11, 1932 ~ December 3, 2017 (age 85)

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Dorothy P. Rohrer, "Dotster", 85, our beloved, brave, beautiful mother, wife of the late James F. Rohrer, died peacefully at her home on Sunday, December 3, 2017.

After months of loving care, she spent her last year's bravely facing cancer and surgeries, yet never lost her faith, gracious charm and sweetness to all.

Born in New York City, NY, she was the daughter of the late James J. and Alice McHale Hannigan.

She worked at British Information Services in NYC and then worked as a Daycare teacher at Buncombe St. United Methodist Church in Greenville, SC.

Surviving are her two sons, Jim Rohrer and Tom Rohrer and wife, Robbie; three daughters, Kathleen Talley, Donna McCuen and husband, Will, Barbara Pappadouplas and husband, Bill; grandchildren, Joey Rohrer, Hannah and Griffin Rohrer, Megan Talley, Katie and Annie McCuen and Shawn Rohrer and one sister, Patricia Brennan.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one sister, Marion Nichtern.

The family would like to express a special thank you to her caregiver, Rebecca Haney and also to the Home Health and Hospice Care staff at Kindred.

Recitation of the Rosary will be held Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Downtown with the family to receive until 8:30 p.m.

The funeral Mass will be celebrated Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 111 Hampton Ave, Greenville, SC 29601. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Memorial Park, Veteran's Field of Honor.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to St. Mary's Catholic Church, Building Fund, dedication to Monsignor Baum, 111 Hampton Ave, Greenville, SC 29601.

Cemetery Details

Woodlawn Memorial Park
1 Pine Knoll Drive
Greenville, SC, 29609

Recitation of the Rosary

DEC 6. 06:00 PM - 06:30 PM

Thomas McAfee Funeral Home - Downtown Chapel

639 North Main Street

Greenville, SC, US, 29601


DEC 6. 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM

Thomas McAfee Funeral Home - Downtown Chapel

639 North Main Street

Greenville, SC, US, 29601

Funeral Mass

DEC 7. 12:00 PM

St. Mary's Catholic Church

111 Hampton Avenue

Greenville, SC, US, 29601

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