ELIZABETH HJORTH KIRCH

Posted On September 1st, 2010 -

ELIZABETH HJORTH KIRCH
1938- 2010

Elizabeth Hjorth Kirch died in Kailua, Hawaii on August 20, 2010 after a long illness. She was born in Cook County, Illinois on March 27, 1938. Elizabeth, (Beth), was the daughter of the late John Thomas and Mary Bowen Hjorth of Honolulu, Hawaii, Charlottesville, Virginia and Greenwich, Connecticut. She graduated from Greenwich Academy in Greenwich, Connecticut and Saint Ann’s School in Charlottesville, Virginia. Beth attended R.P.I. in Richmond, Virginia, and later became a L.P.N. and worked as a volunteer for many years in Hawaii. Ms. Kirch is survived by a daughter, Amanda Doversola Lau in Park City, Utah and a son Stephen Douglas Doversola, in Kailua, Hawaii, four grand-daughters, two great great grand-daughters in Hawaii, a brother Peter Bowen Hjorth in Parrish Florida, several nieces, nephews and many cousins. Beth was predeceased by a brother John Thomas Hjorth, Jr. of Marina del Rey, California. A memorial service in Hawaii and in Virginia will be announced at a later date.


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