February 1, 1928 - March 1, 2012
Age 84, of Division St., Pike, died March 1, 2012 at the Wyoming County Nursing Facility in Warsaw.
She was born February 1, 1928 in Rushford, NY, daughter of the late Charles and Marcia Lafferty Swain. Dorothy worked for many years at Champion Products in Perry prior to her retirement in 1994. She was an avid quilter and flower gardener and enjoyed playing bingo.
Dorothy was predeceased by her husband of over 64 years, Harry Stroud, who died on June 19, 2011.
Surviving are her sons, Daniel (Florence) Stroud of Silver Springs, Dennis (Georgiann) Stroud of Silver Springs, David (Eileen) Stroud of Pike, Dale Stroud of Tampa, FL, Greg (Sandy) Stroud of Pike; her daughters, Delores (Wayne) Hallopeter of Portageville, Glenda (Eddie) Bill of South Carolina, Charlene (Mark) Buckley of Wiscoy; 16 grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; her brother, Joe Swain of Houghton; her sister, Delores Thurber of Warsaw. She was the mother of the late Glenn Stroud.
There are no calling hours. A graveside service will be held Tuesday, March 6 at 1 PM at Elmwood Cemetery, Telegraph Rd., Pike. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Pike Rescue Squad, Pike, NY 14130. Arrangements are being completed by Harmon-Watson Funeral Home, Castile.
March 6, 2012 : Graveside Service for Dorothy E. Stroud at Elmwood Cemetery, Pike - 1:00 PM - At Elmwood Cemetery, Telegraph Rd., Pike, NY
Mar 9.12 from Glenda Bill:
I love you mom and will miss you
Mar 7.12 from Suzi & Wade McClurg:
Delores, so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers and with you and your family.
Mar 5.12 from Les & JoAnn Green:
Our condolences to your family.
Mar 4.12 from patsy:
To all my cousins. I know you are feeling a great loss. Losing both parents withn a year is hard to understand at this time. I can just imagine what Uncle Harry and Aunt Dorothy are dicussing right now. With sympathy and love. Patsy
Mar 4.12 from Gail Potter:
I remember so many things about Aunt Dorothy and Uncle Harry. I send my deepest sympathy to all of you. IN case you don't remember me your Uncle Bucky was my dad.
Mar 3.12 from christine rawleigh:
sorry to hear about aunt dorothy i will miss her and our talk at the reunions my thoughts are with you and all of the families
Mar 3.12 from Ken Mock Jr.:
Dennisim sorry for your loss thinking of you and you famliy
Mar 3.12 from Dennis and Deb Krawczyk:
Delores, we were so sorry to hear of your loss. Dorothy was a wonderful lady. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your entire family at this time.