ATLANTIC BEACH, FLA.
Dorcas (Harrington) Ebert, 87, passed away Saturday, Oct. 6, 2007.
Born Dec.1, 1919, in Willimantic, Conn., she was a long time resident of Ormond Beach since 1961 and resided at Fleet Landing in Atlantic Beach for the last three years. She was a founder of Pinkadilly Thrift Shop, established to raise funds for Ormond Memorial Hospital, and was recognized for her many years of devoted service. Always quick to offer a helping hand, her physical presence will be missed by many, but her memory will live on as a testament to her kind-hearted generosity that touched her many friends and family.
She was predeceased by her husband of 43 years, James Howard Ebert.
She is survived by her children, William (Cindy) Ebert of Atlantic Beach, Nancy (Patric) Brandon of Daphne, Ala., and Martha Brown of Orange City, Fla.; seven grandchildren; one great-grandchild; brother, William (Norma) Harrington; and sister-in-law, Ruby Ebert; as well as a host of other relatives and many wonderful friends.
A memorial service will be 2 p.m. Wednesday in Volusia Memorial Park in Ormond Beach.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her name to the Community Hospice of Northeast Florida, 4266 Sunbeam Road, Jacksonville, FL 32257; or Ormond Memorial Hospital, 875 Sterthaus Avenue, Ormond Beach, FL 32174.
Arrangements are under the care and trust of Volusia Memorial Funeral Home, Ormond Beach.