Shivery Funeral Home, Inc

Dorothy A. Troop, age 86 of Cochranville, PA, passed away at St. Martha Villa of Downingtown on Thursday May 2, 2019.  She was the wife of the late Harry L. Troop who passed away on October 13, 2006.  Born in the city of Lancaster, daughter of the late John & Violet Sweeney Wiebush.  She was a member of the Sacred Heart Parish in Oxford.  She was a member of the Cochranville Golden Agers where she sang in their choral group.  She loved to swim  in the pond at the farm and in the pool at Ware Presbyterian Village.  She enjoyed playing piano, knitting, playing golf, walking, music, keeping a personal journal and making homemade cards.   Surviving are 4 children:  Jeanette wife of Jeff Swartzentruber of Paradise, David husband of Becky Thompson Troop of Cochranville, Diane wife of Tom Belisari of Exton, Joyce Troop Ray of Georgia, 9 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, 3 siblings:  Patricia Murray, June McLaughlin and Susanna Mooney.  She was preceded in death by 4 siblings:  Stephen Wiebush, her twin Kathryn Huffman, Janet Nehr and Helene Aurand.  


A memorial service will take place from Chantry Place, 15 North Bridge Street, Christiana, PA, on Thursday, May 9th at 3 p.m. with a meal following the service.  There will be a time to greet the family from 2 p.m. until time of service.   Father Francis Mulranen will be officiating.  In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Lancaster Academy for the Performing Arts, 1390 Columbia Ave., Lancaster, PA  17603.