Dorothy M. Cole



Dorothy M. Cole was born May 6, 1928 in Spring Township, Pa. the daughter of William and Leona (Cole) Moses and graduated from high school. On December 2, 1944, she married Charles A. Telliho in Meadville, Pa. He preceded her in death in 1974. She then married Lynn Cole and they were later divorced.


A homemaker, Dorothy lived in Meadville, Pa. until moving to Wellman in 2010. She was a lifetime member of the V.F.W. Auxiliary and the Vernon Fire Department Auxiliary. She enjoyed playing cards, fishing and driving through the Allegheny Mountains. Dorothy died Thursday, January 25, 2018, at home in Wellman at the age of 89.


She is survived by two sons: David (Kathy) Telliho of Joetown and Michael (Melody) Telliho of Odessa, Texas; five grandchildren: Dena O'Donnell, Monica Telliho, Aaron Telliho, Ilene Buntemyer and Shannon Telliho; four great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers: Elwyn, Faye and Fred; and sister, Ruth.


Burial will be at Greendale Cemtery in Meadville, Pa. at a later date. A memorial fund has been established for Iowa City Hospice. Powell Funeral Home is caring for Dorothy Cole. Visit for more information

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