June 1, 2000
Dorothy F. Wyatt, 72, passed away Tuesday, May 30, 2000.
A native of Jeff, Ky., she had been a Peninsula resident since 1947. She retired from Supervisor of Shipbuilding, Admin. Dept. for the Department of U.S. Navy, after 34 years of service, and was a member of Emmaus Baptist Church in Poquoson.
Survivors include two daughters, Cindy Topping, and her husband, Jimmie, of Poquoson, and Kathie W. Vit, and her husband, Bill, of Philadelphia, Pa.; her son, Greg Wyatt, and his wife, Paige, of Virginia Beach; five grandsons, Brian Topping, Taylor, Zachary and Cameron Vit and Parker Wyatt; her sister, Faye F. Patterson of Newport News; and her brother, Donald Fisher of Florida.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, June 1, at Peninsula Funeral Home. A funeral service will be conducted 11 a.m. Friday at Emmaus Baptist Church by Dr. J. Howard Tew. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Park.
Memorial donations may be made to the Leukemia Society of America, 2101 Executive Drive, Box 21, Hampton, VA 23666.