|Birth: ||Sep. 5, 1919|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Oct. 28, 2012|
Newport News City
Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Yorktown, VA - Dorothy M. Thurston Badami, 93, a Virginia resident since 2005, died peacefully Sunday, October 28, 2012 at The Gardens at Warwick Forest in Newport News, VA, with her family by her side.
Dorothy lived most of her life in Poughkeepsie and Hyde Park, NY before moving to live with her daughter, Janice, and son-in-law, Larry, in Yorktown, VA, in 2005.
Mrs. Badami worked as a dress maker, nurse's aide at Vassar Hospital and 20 yrs at the Hudson River State Hospital where she retired in 1974.
She was a communicant of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel in Poughkeepsie and St. Peter's church in Hyde Park.
Born in Port Ewen, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late John and Emma Trinkle Thurston.
On March 17, 1937, in Poughkeepsie, she married John S, Badami. He predeceased her in 2010.
She is survived by her daughter, Janice Warren- Matthews, and husband, Larry, of Yorktown, V A; eleven grandchildren; eighteen great grandchildren; ten great great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; three sisters, Esther Thurston Parisella Siegler, Georgianne (Sis) Thurston Badami, and Alice Thurston Devans McCloskey.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, October 31, 2012, from 7 to 8 pm in Amory Funeral Home, Grafton, VA. Local calling hours will be from 2 to 4 pm, Sunday, November 4th at Sweet's Funeral Home, Inc., Rte. 9, Hyde Park.
Funeral services will be at 10 am, Monday, November 5th at the Funeral Home. Fr. James A. Garisto will officiate.
Burial will follow in the family plot in St. Peter's Cemetery, Poughkeepsie.
Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes , P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA., 22312. (www.diabetes.org)
To send a condolence or for directions, please visit www.sweetsfuneralhome.com.
John Joseph Thurston (1898 - 1987)
John S. Badami (1918 - 2010)
Leilani J. Badami Longobardi (1937 - 1995)*
John C. Badami (1945 - 2003)*
Dorothy Marie Thurston Badami (1919 - 2012)
Emma M. Thurston Eighmie (1925 - 1992)*
Saint Peters Cemetery
New York, USA
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Record added: Nov 04, 2012
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