Doris B. Ely

February 5, 1917 ~ December 9, 2018 (age 101)


DORIS B. ELY. Doris Berg Ely, 101, of Longwood at Oakmont died Sunday, December 9, 2018.  Mrs. Ely was the daughter of Henning and Clara Berg, formerly of Clairton, PA.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul, and her two brothers, Lennart and Paul Berg.  Mrs. Ely is survived by a niece, Sandra (Richard) Shirey of Ashland, VA, a nephew, Christopher Berg, of Flat Rock, North Carolina, a step-daughter, Frances (Robert) Bostwick , of Loveland, CO, a step-son, Paul C. Ely, Jr., of Palo Alto, CA and their beloved families.  Mrs. Ely attended Carnegie Institute of Technology (Carnegie-Mellon University) and graduated from Simmons College in Boston.  She served in the U.S. Navy as a WAVE officer from 1943 to 1946.  Her career as an Executive Secretary covered many of her interests including medicine, conservation, and music, and ended at U.S. Steel in Pittsburgh, the city she loved.  Interment will be private, and remembrances may be made to the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy at 1067 Philadelphia Street, Indiana, PA, 15701, or the Hanna Health Care Center at Longwood at Oakmont, at 500 Rt. 909, Verona, PA, 15147.  Arrangements entrusted to English Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc. Oakmont, PA. Online condolences may be made to:

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