Dorothy Hirst |

Dorothy Hirst

No services are planned for Dorothy J. Hirst. Mrs. Hirst passed away May 20 in Grass Valley. She was 81.

Mrs. Hirst was born March 24, 1926, in Paterson, N.J. In 1961, she moved with her family to the area from Del Mar.

Mrs. Hirst was a business owner, columnist and property manager. In her free time, she was an avid reader, sang with the Sweet Adelines for years and was an Elvis fan. She also volunteered at AnimalSave in Grass Valley.

Mrs. Hirst is survived by her sons Rick and Larry; daughter Kathy; daughter-in-law Sherri; grandchildren Jenni, Brian and Steven; and great-grandchildren Paisley and Haliegh-Rose. She was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Douglas; and son, Paul.

The family would like to thank Hospice of the Foothills and the staff at Spring Hill Manor for their kindness.

Arrangements are under direction of Chapel of the Angels Mortuary.

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