Dorothy D. St. Denny
St. Denny, 94, of
Jamestown, formerly of Lewiston, N.Y., died June 11, 2013, in the Grand Islander Center in Middletown.
Dorothy was born July 4, 1918, in Corning, N.Y., the daughter of the late Oran A. and Martha B. (Barenthaler) Dann. She was a graduate of Niagara Falls High School and on Aug. 26, 1938, she married Maurice K. St. Denny. They lived in Niagara Falls for many years where they owned and operated Cataract Glass Co. After selling their business, Dorothy became office manager at the Niagara Frontier Country Club and served in that position for over 15 years. Moe predeceased her on Aug. 7, 2003.
Dorothy enjoyed golfing, bowling, the casino, reading and knitting. She was a lifetime member of the Niagara Frontier Country Club and had bowled with the club’s bowling group. Dorothy was also a former member of St. Mark Church and St. Peter’s Roman Catholic Church in Lewiston. She was a 50-year member of the La Salle Yacht Club in Niagara Falls.
She is survived by her daughters, Judith Mangan and Susan St. Denny, both of Sarasota, Fla., and Patricia D. King of Jamestown; her grandchildren, Donald King III, Pamela King, William, Maurice and Thomas Mangan, Margaret Matthews, Catherine Oakes, and Jennifer and Christian Hanns; and 16 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by two grandsons, Lawrence Mangan and Jeffrey Hanns; and a brother, James O. Dann.
Visitation was held at Hardison Funeral Home in Lewiston on June 16. A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated June 17 at St. Peter’s with the Rev. Michael Zuffolettto officiating. Entombment followed in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Gentiva Hospice, 2374 Post Road, Suite 206, Warwick, RI 02886, or Niagara Hospice, 4675 Sunset Drive, Lockport, NY 14094.