Dorothy E. Zimbicki, 95, of Russell, PA., died Friday February 10, 2023, in her home, with her family by her side, after an extended illness.
She was born May 21, 1927 in Heidelberg, PA., the daughter of the late Henry and Dorothy Briggs Hoeflich, Sr. She has resided in the Russell area since 1986 moving from Carnegie, PA. Dorothy was employed with the Warren Manor Nursing Home in the Laundry Dept. since 1988.

She is survived by 2 Sons – Stanley Zimbicki, Jr. and his wife, Cindy of Russell, PA., and Don Zimbicki of Pittsburgh, PA., 4 Daughters – Marlene Fricano of Cary, N.C., Joyce Sixsmith of Westfield, NY, Dorothy Moretti and husband, Mark of Carnegie, PA., and Karen Lytle of NC., 1 Sister – Anna Marie Hamilton of Ohio; and several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Stanley Zimbicki, Sr. whom she married January 19, 1949 in Heidelberg, PA, and one brother Henry Hoeflich, Jr.

Private services and internment will take place at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies at the convenience of the family. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through Aseracare Hospice, 12664 US-19 Unit 1A, Waterford PA 16441. The Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc. has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting