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Doris J. Aites

April 24, 1931 ~ September 2, 2019 (age 88)


Doris J. Aites, 88, of Kittanning, formerly of East Brady died Monday, September 2, 2019 at ACMH Hospital.

Born April 24, 1931 in Pittsburgh, she was the daughter of James L. and Effie G. (Beck) Simpson.

For many years, Doris worked as a secretary for Judge Marilyn Horan and most recently, worked for the Clarion County Agency on Aging.

She was of Methodist Faith and enjoyed crocheting and reading.  Doris was the past matron of the Order of the Eastern Star; East Brady Chapter 311 and was active in many organizations for people with extraordinary needs including the Special Olympics.

She is survived by her husband, Ray Aites, of Kittanning, whom she married February 14, 2006, one daughter; Raylene Curran and husband Bert of East Brady, two sons; William P. Wilson of Apex, NC and Charles M. Wilson and wife Becky of Imperial, PA, three stepdaughters; Cheryl Linn and husband Roy, Lori Adams and husband Rick, and Lisa Rogers.

Doris is also survived by 6 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren, many nieces, nephews, one brother in law; Elmer “Red” Aites and one sister in law; Gail Hartman. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, one son Larry, one sister; Nelda Bowser, one infant brother; Donald, and 4 husbands. 

Friends of Doris J. Aites will be received from 6:00-8:00PM Thursday, September 5, 2019 at Buechele Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc. 707 Kellys Way, East Brady, PA 16028.

Funeral Services will be held in the funeral home at 8:00 PM Thursday with Rev. Kate Karaba of the East Brady United Methodist Church.

Burial in Butler County Memorial Park will be private.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to the Special Olympics, 200 Cedar Ridge Drive, Suite 214 Pittsburgh, PA  15205.

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