Dorothy (Dottie) was born in Great Neck, NY. She is survived by her loving Husband Robert (Bob) of 64 years; Daughter Laurie Riesbeck (Chris); Son Robert (Joanne), Grandsons; Christopher (Suzanne), Brian & Andrew. She is also survived by her sister Ann, brother Warren and sister-in-law Marlene as well as nieces and nephews.
Throughout her life, she was a member of the Marian Guild at St. Paul The Apostle Church and volunteered in her early years in the local PTA, Girl Scouts and religious education.
She was a devoted Wife, loving Mother and loyal friend to many. Her Grandsons were always the light of her life.
As a family, we were so blessed to have her in our lives for so many years.
A memorial mass and celebration of her life will be held Saturday, May 15th 10AM at St. Paul The Apostle Church in Brookville, NY. All are invited to join the family in this celebration.
In lieu of flowers Dorothy’s favorite charity was St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. Donations can be made St. Jude Children's Research Hospital,
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or call 1-800-822-6344
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