Dorothy B.Stone, 99, of Pomeroy, passed away peacefully Monday, September 10, 2018 at the Arbors at Pomeroy.

Born March 17, 1919 in Charleston, WV, she was the daughter of the late George and Blanche Slate Rowland. Dorothy was employed at the State Mental Hospital in Athens, was an avid gardener and belonged to a gardening club in Langsville.

She is survived by her son Ray (Donna) Stone; one grandson Rick Stone; one granddaughter Sheryl Stone (Roger Keyes); one great granddaughter Annie Behymer and one great grandson Reyan Smith.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Roy Stone in 1987 and a son Ralph.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, September 13, 2018 at the Vinton Memorial Park in Vinton, Ohio with Brenda Barnhart officiating. Arrangements are by the Ewing-Schwarzel Funeral Home in Pomeroy, Ohio. Friends are invited to sign the online guestbook at