Dorothy E. Byrne

September 15, 1938 ~ January 15, 2024 (age 85) 85 Years Old

Dorothy Byrne Obituary

    Dorothy E. Byrne, a 60 year area resident, entered into rest on Monday, January 15, 2024 at the Garnet Health Medical Center in the Town of Wallkill, NY. She was 85 years of age.

    The daughter of the late Elroy and Sara Ayers Simons, she was born on September 15, 1938 in Feasterville, PA.

    Dorothy was a former physical education teacher in the Middletown School District in the elementary school. She later was the owner and operator of a Shaklee Distributorship. Dorothy was a member of the Otisville-Mt. Hope Presbyterian Church, and the Middletown Garden Club. She enjoyed gardening, sewing, home decorating, and baking pies, particularly blueberry pies.

    Dorothy is survived by: her husband William M. Byrne, at home in Middletown; her children, Kim Ferrier and her husband Scott of Bloomingburg, Joanne Goldstein and her husband Joe of Cape Cod, MA, Matt Byrne and his wife Pascale of Randolph, NJ, and Michael Byrne and his wife Angelina of Long Island; her grandchildren, Ashly Ortiz and husband Gio, Brittney McKee and husband Tyler, Sara Ford and husband Tyler, Glen Ferrier and wife Chloe, Jenna Hansen and husband Andrew, Eric Byrne,  Josie Byrne, Alexandria Alava, Natalia Alava and Lucas Byrne; her great grandchildren, Michael Ferrier, Wyatt McKee, Willow McKee, Winter McKee, Elizabeth Ford, Ford Ferrier, Glen Ferrier, Rose Ferrier & Blair Hansen; her sister Lillian Gibson. Dorothy was predeceased by her brother Edward Simons and brother-in-law Bob Gibson.

     Cremation will take place at the Cedar Hill Crematory, Newburgh, NY.

     A Memorial Service will take place at 11 AM Monday, January 22nd at the Otisville – Mt. Hope Presbyterian Church, Main St., Otisville, NY. Reverend Jeffrey Farley will officiate.

    Arrangements have been entrusted to the Cornelius, Dodd & Connell Funeral Home, Middletown, NY.

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January 19, 2024

3:00 PM
Cedar Hill Crematory
5468 Route 9W
Newburgh, NY 12550

Memorial Service
January 22, 2024

11:00 AM
Otisville-Mt. Hope Presbyterian Church
25 Main Street
Otisville, NY 10963


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