Clarion Area Jobs

Community Partner

Want to post an ad on exploreClarion?

Contact us today at 814-918-2003 or email

Featured Local Business: Clarion Federal Credit Union

  • Clarion Federal Credit Union
    144 Holiday Inn Road
    Clarion, PA 16214
    View Website

 Powered by Max Banner Ads 

Free Classifieds

 Powered by Max Banner Ads 

 Powered by Max Banner Ads 

Countdown Clock Brought to You by
H&R Block- Carol Porter

 Powered by Max Banner Ads Contest Winners

 Powered by Max Banner Ads 

Explore New Sponsor Spotlight

 Powered by Max Banner Ads 

 Powered by Max Banner Ads 

Featured Local Jobs

 Powered by Max Banner Ads 

Featured Local Event

 Powered by Max Banner Ads 

Featured Local Sponsor

 Powered by Max Banner Ads 

 Powered by Max Banner Ads 

 Powered by Max Banner Ads 

Featured Local Property

 Powered by Max Banner Ads 

 Powered by Max Banner Ads 

Dorothy (Dot) Cowatch

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 @ 08:02 AM

Posted by Dylan Cyphert

5976979_fbsDorothy (Dot) Cowatch, 97, of Clarion, (formerly of Sligo) died February 10, 2019 at UPMC Hamot Hospital in Erie, PA.

Born April 13,1921 in Strattanville, PA, she was the daughter of the late Anthony B Richardson and Mary (Seaman) Richardson.

She was married December 15, 1945 to George Cowatch, who preceded her in death.

Mrs. Cowatch was employed by Dr. Robert and Marti Varner for many years. Prior to that she was employed by Owen Illinois of Clarion and Talon Corp in Meadville, Pa. She later worked as secretary of the family business. She was also an Inspector of Elections in Sligo for 50 yrs.

She was a member of Sligo United Methodist Church, a long time member of the board of trustees and a Sunday school teacher. She was also a member of CIC, “class in the corner”.

Dorothy is survived by two sons; George Cowatch of Shippenville and Daniel and his wife Tammie Cowatch of Sandy Lake, PA and one grandson; Tristan Cowatch.

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by a sister Mrs. Mildred “Tony” Richardson Benn.

Dorothy’s family will receive friends from 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm Friday February 15, 2019 at the Varner Funeral Home in Sligo. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday February 16, 2019 at the funeral home with Rev Lola Turnbull, Pastor of the Sligo United Methodist Church, officiating.

Interment will follow in the Sligo Cemetery.

The family suggests memorials be made to the American Cancer Society.

Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

Copyright © 2019 EYT Media Group, Inc. All rights reserved. Any copying, redistribution or retransmission of the contents of this service without the express written consent of EYT Media Group, Inc. is expressly prohibited.

Comments are temporarily closed. A new and improved comments system will be introduced shortly.

 Powered by Max Banner Ads 


Local and National Sports News


Recipes submitted by our Readers


local movie listings


Have a suggestion?