Dorothy “Dot” A. Klein of Concord Township

Dorothy “Dot” A. Klein, 86, of Chadds Ford, died Thursday, Feb. 7, at Naamans Creek Country Manor. Born in Greenwich, Conn. and raised in Harrison, N.Y., while she had previously resided in Philadelphia. Since the 1970s, she had lived in Concord Township.

Dot graduated from St. Louis University receiving her bachelor’s degree in accounting. She retired with over 30 years of service from the County of Delaware as director of Human Services. Dorothy was a longtime member of the Medical Mission Sisters and was formerly a firefighter and EMT with the Concordville Fire Company.

In addition to her parents, Albert and Elizabeth Klein, she is preceded in death by two brothers, Albert G. Klein Jr. and John “Jack” F. Klein. She is survived by her husband of 32 years, Alexander S. Diamond and a sister, Barbara R. Klein.

A visitation will be held on Saturday, March 9, 10 to 11 a.m. at Elam United Methodist Church, 1073 Smithbridge Road, followed by a memorial service. Interment will be private and held at the convenience of the family.

Donations in her memory may be made to either the Medical Missionary Sisters, 8400 Pine Rd., Phila., PA 19111 or the Elam United Methodist Church, 1073 Smithbridge Road, Glen Mills, PA 19342 or the Concordville Fire Co., P.O. Box 70, Concordville, PA 19331. Online condolences may be made by visiting

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