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Dorothy Mae Howington, 91, passed away on July 7, 2016. She had resided in York County since 1961.

Dorothy Mae Howington
     Dorothy Mae Howington

Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, Willard, and their daughter, Shirley.

Dorothy was a faithful York County bus driver (bus number 110) for 26 years. Dorothy said she loved the children she drove and would have kept driving her bus if she could have. She loved her birds, the beach, shopping, a drive along the parkway and, most of all, her grandchildren.

Dorothy is survived by three sons, Pete Howington, Jim Howington and Kenneth Howington (Glinda); two daughters, Iris Speechley (Bob) and Arlene Wilcox; a son-in-law, Jerry  Zsoldos; 14 grandchildren, Jeff , Crystal, Jody, Jason, Brandon, Steve, Chris, Jeremy, Phillip, Ashton, Meagan, Heather, Amanda, and Adam; nine great-grandchildren, David, Ryan, Michael, Dylan, Jacob, Julianna, River, Aiden, Savannah; and two best friends, Nancy Smith and Mildred Hite.

A visitation will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, July 11, at Bucktrout Funeral Home, 4124 Ironbound Road, Williamsburg, Va. A funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 12, 2016, at the funeral home, followed by interment at Williamsburg Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the York County Rescue Squad.