– Dorothy M. Williams, at the age of 97 years, passed peacefully
into the arms of our Lord on July 7, 2019 at Good Samaritan Nursing
Home, in Delmar, NY.
Dorothy, was predeceased by her loving husband Arthur G. Williams;
parents, Eugene and Elsie Marhoefer; and her sister Edith (Albert
Jr.) Lehmann. She leaves her loving children; John “Jack” (Ellen)
Williams, Dr. Robert Williams and June (Michael) Zych;
grandchildren, Patrick Williams, Christopher (Christine) Williams,
Shannon (Robert) Gage, Jennifer Williams (Bradley VanKeuren),
Kristina (Aaron) Kemmer, Stephanie (Jason) Bruhn, Kathryn (Sean)
Capasso; eight great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews and dear
As a life-long resident of Selkirk, NY Dot served as a member of the
Ladies Auxiliary of Selkirk Fire Department #1 for over 50 years.
She was also a member of the First Reformed Church of Bethlehem.
Dot graduated from Albany High School in 1940. She was employed
during WWII at Eastern Tablet Company and later employed at Three
Farms Dairy and R-C-S School District.
She was an avid bowler, card player and loved to read.
The family wishes to thank the caring staff of Good Samaritan
Nursing Home who took care of her for four years, especially her
best friend Robin.
Funeral services will be held 11 AM on Wednesday, July 10th at the
Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena. Friends may call at the funeral home
prior to the service starting at 10 AM.
In lieu of flowers the family would like you to consider
donations be made to the
Ladies Auxiliary, Selkirk Fire Co. No. 1, 126 Maple Ave., Selkirk,