Dorothy L. Kimmel, 73, of Warren, PA, formerly of Marienville, passed away on Thursday November 3, 2022, in her home.
She was born in Brookville, Jefferson County on May 16, 1949, the daughter of the late Harry B. and Charlotte Davis Ishman. Dorothy worked as a clerk at Howe’s True Value in Warren for 23 years. She also was an avid reader and loved reading a good book.

Dorothy married Howard R. Kimmel, in Tionesta in 1988 and he preceded her in death in 2013.

She is survived by her loving children James Cochran and wife Laurie of Irvine, PA., Joseph Cochran and wife Sue of Marienville, PA., Tim Kimmel of Clarendon, PA., Cheryl Durlin of Florida, Beth Gisselbrecht and husband Chuck of Foxburg, PA.; siblings Floyd Ishman and Bob of Ohio, Robert Ishman and wife Connie of Punxsutawney, PA., Donald Ishman and wife Genny of Brookville, PA., Ronald Ishman of Brookville, PA., Kenneth Ishman of Florida, and Betty Walter and husband Mike of Gifford, PA.,; 8 grandchildren; and 7 great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents Dorothy was preceded in death by her stepdaughter Mary Wagner, siblings Jim Ishman, Harry Ishman, and Linda McClelland

Private funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. Interment will be held in North Forest Cemetery, Marienville. The Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home Inc., 304 East St. Warren, PA, has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through Paws Along the River, 212 Elm St. Warren, PA, 16365. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting