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Dorothy M. Parrett

January 7, 1947 ~ March 15, 2017 (age 70)

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Dorothy M. Parrett, 70 of North East, MD, passed away Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at home with her family by her side.


A lifelong resident of North East, she was born on January 7, 1947, the daughter of the late George and Florence Viola (Simpers) Rhoades.


Dorothy retired from Acme Markets, working as a baker.  She had previously worked for Keystone Fireworks.


She was a member of VFW Post 6027 Auxiliary and handled janitorial services for both the VFW Post and North East Volunteer Fire Dept.  


Survivors include her daughter: Beth Piatelli (Steve); a grandson: Charles Vincent “Vinnie” Piatelli all of North East, MD; four brothers: Walter Rhoades (Betty) of North East, MD, John Rhoades (Brenda) of TN, Dean Rhoades (Sally) of Chesapeake City, MD and Edgar Rhoades (Cookie) of Elkton, MD; a sister: Patricia Tesch of North East, MD; and several nieces and nephews.


In addition to her parents, Dorothy was also preceded in death by her husband: Charles “Snapper” Parrett; and a brother: R. Lester Rhoades.


Funeral service will be held Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 11:00 am at Crouch Funeral Home, P.A., 127 South Main Street, North East, MD, where visitation will be held on Monday evening, from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm.


Interment will follow services in North East Methodist Cemetery, North East, MD.


Following interment, there will be a gathering at VFW Post 6027, 815 Turkey Point Road, North East, MD.


Memorial donations may be made to Cub Scout Pack 131, in care of the funeral home.




 Service Information

March 20, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Crouch Funeral Home, P.A.
127 South Main Street
North East, MD 21901

Funeral Service
March 21, 2017

11:00 AM
Crouch Funeral Home, P.A.
127 South Main Street
North East, MD 21901

Interment following funeral service
March 21, 2017

North East United Methodist Cemetery
101 Cemetery Road
North East, Maryland 21901

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