Thos. L. Shinn Funeral Home

10 Hilliard Drive, Manahawkin, NJ


Dorothy H Colna

October 13, 1916May 30, 2019

Dorothy H. Colna, 102, of Harvey Cedars, NJ passed away peacefully on May 30, 2019.

She was born in Philadelphia, PA. She and her family moved to Ship Bottom, NJ in 1952, where she resided until moving to Harvey Cedars, NJ in 1974.

Dorothy was predeceased by her loving husbands, William B. Stewart and Estee P. Colna and her son-in-law, Harry T. Marti.

She is survived by her beloved daughters, Elaine D. Isaksen and her husband, Clifford and Sandra L. Marti, her 5 cherished grandchildren and her 9 precious great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her loving nieces and extended family.

Dorothy’s happiest times were spent with her family. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her. She was a lifelong member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Brant Beach, NJ.

A Memorial Service will be held 11:00am on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 5800 Long Beach Blvd., Brant Beach, NJ.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Dorothy’s name may be made to Holy Trinity Lutheran Church or to High Point Volunteer Fire Company, 10 West 80th St. PO Box 3219, Harvey Cedars, NJ 08008.

The Thos L. Shinn Funeral Home, 10 Hilliard Dr., Manahawkin, NJ was entrusted with the arrangements.

To leave online condolences for the family, please visit www.shinnfuneralhome.com


  • Holy Trinity Lutheran Church
  • High Point Volunteer Fire Company


19 June

Memorial Service

11:00 am

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church

5800 Long Beach Blvd.
Brant Beach, NJ 08008


Dorothy H Colna

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Marjorie and Bill Lewis

June 14, 2019

A dear friend and extended family member who enjoyed many good times with us in NJ and Florida. She will be missed but always remembered as a good Lutheran who shared her faith and conversations about it with us.
We know she is at home with our Lord after a long life here on earth.
Marjorie and Bill