Dorothy Dabelstein



Dorothy Marie Dabelstein, 78, of Fredericksburg passed away Tuesday, April 11, 2017 due to an unexpected illness.

She was born on June 15, 1938 in Bronx, New York. Dorothy enjoyed reading, traveling, gardening, her grandchildren and serving the Lord at her church.

Survivors include her husband, Julius Dabelstein; daughters Edith Howard and her husband, Lawrence and Doris Cromer and her husband, Brian; and grandchildren, Caroline, Matthew and Lucas. She was preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Marie Ilse.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 6, at Christ Lutheran Church of Ladysmith. Interment will take place at a later date in New York.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in her name to Christ Lutheran Church of Ladysmith, Memorial Fund, 17470 Center Dr., Ruther Glen, VA 22546.