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Thursday, July 21, 2016
5:06 - 5:06pm (Eastern time)
Age 86, of Gainesville, NY entered into the presence of her savior on July 20, 2016 at the East Side Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Warsaw.
She was born June 30, 1930 in Castile, NY daughter of the late Willard and Elizabeth Austin Sherman. Dorothy was a graduate of the former Castile High School and worked for twenty-nine years in the cafeteria at Letchworth Central School. In earlier years, she worked at the former Perry Knitting Mill. Dorothy was a long time member of the Rock Glen Baptist Church where she served in many capacities, including as church treasurer and Sunday school teacher.
Dorothy was an avid reader and she enjoyed traveling. She also loved spending time with her family.
Surviving are her husband of sixty-eight years, Robert Caton whom she married on July 4, 1948; her children, Duane (Sue) Caton of Wethersfield Springs, Larry (Ellen) Caton of Yreka, CA, Beth Caton of Perry; her grandchildren, Steven (Sarah) Caton of Beicester, England, Nathan Caton of Rochester, Rachel (Pedro) Barinas of Rochester, Genny (Tanner) Atkinson of Colorado Springs, CO, Samuel Caton of Yreka, CA; great grandchildren, Elyse and Kyla; her sisters, Nancy Downing of Coeur d?Alene, ID, Mary Sherman of Keuka Park, NY; her sister-in-law, Myra Sherman of Pultney, NY. She was the sister of the late James Sherman.
There are no calling hours. A memorial service will be held Saturday, August 6 at 11 AM at the Rock Glen Baptist Church, Route 19, Rock Glen. Private burial was held in Maple Grove Cemetery, Gainesville. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Rock Glen Baptist Church, Route 19, Silver Springs, NY 14550. Arrangements are being completed by Harmon-Watson Funeral Home, Castile.
July 21, 2016 : Memorial service for Dorothy S. Caton at the Rock Glen Baptist Church, Rt. 19, Rock Glen - 5:06 PM