Dorothy Ann Ames
Nurse Aide

Dorothy Ann Ames, Phoenixville, formerly of Mountain Top, wife of the late Leslie J. Ames, died May 13, 2015, at Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care Center, Phoenixville.

She was born in Scranton, a daughter of the late Joseph and Mary (Dippre) Kubowicz.

She was a nurse aide for over 30 years at Davis Nursing Home, Mountain Top, and Valley Crest Nursing Home, Wilkes-Barre.

In her retirement, she enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her four grandchildren.

She is survived by her son, John Ames and his wife, Jennifer Ames, Schwenksville; and daughter, Mary Jo McHugh and her husband, Brian McHugh, San Francisco, California. Also surviving are her two sisters, Bernadine Borek, Newfoundland, and JoAnn Jones and her husband, Robert Jones, Clarks Summit; her two brothers, Joseph Dippre and his wife, Pat Dippre, Glen Mills, and James Dippre and his wife, Kate Dippre, Newburgh, New York; and four grandchildren, Dylan and Brendan Ames and Lee and Kay McHugh.

A private service was held at the Desiderio Funeral Home Inc., 436 S. Mountain Blvd., Mountain Top. Interment followed at Calvary Cemetery, Drums.