Dorothy A. Ellsworth, 87. of Poughkeepsie, NY passed away on February 9, 2018 at Vassar Bros. Medical Center. She was born on August 6, 1930, the daughter of Raymond & Julia Tokar Smith. Dorothy married James A. Ellsworth on August 5, 1950 in St. Peter's Church in Poughkeepsie, NY. James predeceased her on January 19, 1986.
Dorothy worked for Schatz Federal Ball Bearings for a number of years and worked part time for The Poughkeepsie Journal a Gannett newspaper. She was homemaker for many years. She enjoyed shopping, watching old movies and taking care of her cat.
Dorothy is survived by daughter: Kris Ellsworth of Poughkeepsie, NY and a son: Robert and his wife Susan Ellsworth of Pleasant Valley, NY. In addition to her parents and husband she was predeceased by her brother Raymond Smith.
As per her request there will be no calling hours. A graveside service will take place on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at 12 Noon at the family plot in Union Cemetery of Hyde Park, NY. Memorial Donations may be made to the Charity of your choice. Arrangements are under the direction of the Wm. G. Miller & Son FH, Inc., 371 Hooker Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY 12603. If you wish to send an online condolence please visit our website at www.wmgmillerfuneralhome.com