Tuesday, 07 July 2009 16:51
Carol Sue Dempster, 73, formerly of New York City and Drexel Hill, PA, died on June 28, 2009 at Landis Homes, Lititz, PA. Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late John H. and Beatrice (Hearn) Dempster.
Carol worked as a teacher for the Great Neck School District and was an alumna of Taylor University and the University of Pennsylvania where she received her master’s degree. She was also compassionate with animals.
Surviving are four cousins, Jane S. (Richard Morris) of New Holland, PA, Blakelyn D. (Fred R. Albright) of Lancaster, PA, Howard V. Dempster of Wyncote, PA, and John H. Dempster II of Katy, TX.
A funeral service was held on July 2 at the Forest Hills Cemetery Chapel, Huntingdon Valley, PA. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to the Pennsylvania SPCA, 350 E. Erie Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19134 or to the Delco Memorial Foundation, 501 North Lansdowne Ave., Drexel Hill, PA 19026. To send the family condolences visit www.groffeckenroth.com. Arrangements by Groff-High Funeral Home, New Holland, PA.