Born in Ashland, July, 17, 1938, she was a daughter of the late Francis and Grace Peel Towey. She attended Ashland Schools.
Dolores and her husband Joseph, Sr. made a home in Ashland with their three sons. She was a wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and aunt. She enjoyed spending time with her family playing cards and baking with her grandchildren. She loved the ABA parade in Ashland and trips to Knoebels.
She was a member of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, Ashland
She was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, Joseph Corcoran, Sr. in 2007; three brothers James, Francis and Thomas Towey; four sisters; Eleanor Tedrick, Anna Mae Litchko, Jennie Kennedy and Grace Hoskie.
Dolores is survived by her three sons; Joseph, Jr. and his wife Deborah, Allentown; Robert, Sr. and his wife Dianna, Aristes, Randy and his wife Diane, Schuylkill Haven; grandchildren; Robert, Jr., Germanville; Kelsey and fiancé Garrett Vandemark, Philadelphia; Randy Joseph, Schuylkill Haven; a brother Edward Towey, Philadelphia; several nieces and nephews.
Grateful appreciation is extended the Family Home Medical for their attention given to Dolores and a special thank you to her care giver Terry for all that she did.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. in St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, Ashland with Rev. Giuseppe C. Esposito, as celebrant. Relatives and friends are invited to a visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday evening at the Albert L. Gricoski Funeral Home, Frackville and again Wednesday morning from 9:30 till time of Mass at the Church. Interment will be in St. Joseph Cemetery, Fountain Springs.
Donations cand be made in Dolores’ name to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1893, Memphis, TN 38101-9950.