Doris “Dot” (Newhouse) Seanor

July 6, 1931 ~ November 24, 2023 (age 92) 92 Years Old

Doris “Dot” Seanor Obituary

Doris “Dot” (Newhouse) Seanor, 92 of New Alexandria, PA, died peacefully with her family by her side on Friday, November 24, 2023. Dot was born on July 6, 1931, to the late Theodore Dewey Newhouse and Eleanor Dowden Newhouse in Salem Township, near the borough of New Alexandria, PA.  Jack and Dot were married on May 20, 1949, at Saegertown near Erie PA.  Jack’s uncle Rev. Ralph Baker performed the marriage ceremony for Jack and Dot. The happy couple returned to New Alexandria, PA to begin the first of many chapters of their lives together.  Dot enrolled in a cosmetology program in Greensburg, PA.  Her children, family members and friends served as her practice models getting haircuts, hair dyes and permanents as she continued her course work.  After graduation, Dot opened Doris’ Beauty Shop in New Alexandria and provided hair styles and haircuts for over 40 years.  Dot was a lifelong member of the Community United Presbyterian Church, New Alexandria, PA.  At retirement, Dot and Jack spent their winters in Kissimmee, FL, where they enjoyed many happy hours, great conversations and delicious meals prepared by Dot with their Florida friends and visiting family. In addition to being an excellent cook, Dot’s sewing hobbies included cross stitching, quilting and crocheting. Many family members and friends were recipients of her lovely quilt creations. Dot is preceded in death by her husband, Jack Seanor, after 70 years of marriage; daughter, Peggy Seanor Stillwell; four brothers and spouses: Raymond (Ann), John, Elmer (Carol) and Eugene (Olga)Newhouse.  She is survived by her four children and spouses Jack Seanor (Linda), Nancy Maricondi (Pete), Ted Seanor (Marina) Sandy Maloy (Coy), Ken Stillwell (husband of Peggy Stillwell); grandchildren Allison Maricondi (Kurt Casper), Mark Hult (Carrie), Jack Seanor (Jen), Cortney Sisk (Jeff), Derek Hult (Miranda), Coy Maloy; great grandchildren Mark and Gabi Hult, Emilia, Audrey and Saige Hult (Derek Hult); Madison Sisk (Cortney Sisk), Olivia Bellora (Allison Maricondi); Emilia Hult is expecting and due in December 2023 with Dot’s first great great-grandchild; a brother-in-law, James Seanor (Sis); and numerous beloved nieces and nephews.  The family would like to thank Twin Lakes Rehabilitation and Health Care Center, Greensburg, PA and Promedica/Heartland Hospice, for their wonderful care.  Also, Tina Evans-Zook, Debbie Lee Pawlik, and Georgia Lee Kurela for their continued friendship through the past six years.  Relatives and friends are invited to celebrate Dot’s life at Community United Presbyterian Church in New Alexandria at 11:00 AM Friday, December 1, 2023, with Pastor Leonard Morgan officiating.  Dot's family entrusted her care to P. David Newhouse Funeral Home, 215 Church Street, New Alexandria, PA 15670.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the charity of personal choice.

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Memorial Service
December 1, 2023

11:00 AM
Community United Presbyterian Church (New Alexandria, PA, Keystone Park Road)


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