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June 9, 2011

Dorothy Gottschalk, a lifetime resident of Hankins, NY, died Sunday, May 29, 2011 at her home. She was 93.

The daughter of the late Edward and Amanda Engert McGuire, Dorothy was born on March 20, 1918 in Hankins.

A homemaker, she was the widow of Phillip S. Gottschalk.

She was a member of St. Tammany Chapter 492, Order of the Eastern Star, in Callicoon, NY and the Hankins United Methodist Church, Hankins.

Survivors include a son, Phillip E. Gottschalk and wife Andrea of Florida; daughter Lou Ann Kelting of Vermont; grandchildren Christine Gottschalk, Ann Marie Gottschalk, Tammy Hempstead and husband Tracy; Edward Kelting and fiancée Mary Schumacher; Kevin Kelting and Heidi Hulse; and five great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at the Hankins United Methodist Church on Thursday, June 2.

Burial was made in the Hortonville Cemetery, Hortonville.

Contributions may be made to Hospice of Orange and Sullivan, 800 Stony Brook Ct., Newburgh, NY 12550 or to the Hankins United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 44, Hankins, NY 12741.