Mrs. Dorothy Weir Bruno
- June 26, 1942 - March 25, 2012
- Cambridge, New York
of Dorothy's Passing
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“Dorothy cooked many meals for the families @ CCS and she was a wonderful cook, also always fun to be around. I have all fond memories of her kindness...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Janelle Boggs Hix - Easley, SC
“I worked with Dorothy at an ARC house in Hudson Falls. Dorothy was very good to the guys, always encouraging and caring. She loved cooking them...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: darlene farenell - co-worker
“Tina and family,
I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I have this funny memory of your mother trying to teach us all how to cook in the school...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Natalie Williams - Corinth , NY
“Dorothy was definately a special person.Big heart,big smile,a unique combo of the Hansen/Weir families. She will be missed.
4 of 15 | Posted by: Neil Hansen - Schaghticoke
“Rest in Peace Now
5 of 15 | Posted by: Debby Imbriano
“We send our deepest sympathy to Tina and family. We have wonderful memories of Dorothy working on the Church bus with us and many precious moments...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Jim& Helen Duell - Corinth, NY
“I use to live in the same building as dorthey.She was giving person.She will b missed by many.
7 of 15 | Posted by: jean wilkins - cambridge, NY
Such courage, a fighter, and always with a sense of humor. I'll miss seeing your latest hat. Peace to your family.
8 of 15 | Posted by: Elaine Jones - Petersburgh, NY
“To all Dorothys friends and family, my thoughts and prayers are with you. She left us happy and at peace.
9 of 15 | Posted by: Katie
“I have a lot of fond memories coming home for holidays and picnics and spending time with Dorothy. She always treated me like one of her family. I...Read More »
10 of 15 | Posted by: Jay - New York, NY
“We've never met but you did a wonderful job in raising a beautiful daughter that I am so proud to call my sister. Rest in peace.
11 of 15 | Posted by: Lisa - Zephyrhills, FL
“She will be at peace in heaven.
12 of 15 | Posted by: Audrey - Altamont, NY
“Tina and Gary
Ray and I are thinking of you, please find Peace in knowing Dorothy is at rest in a better place.
13 of 15 | Posted by: Holly - Cohoes, NY
“Dorothy was a very special friend to me and I shall miss her very much.
My deepest sympathy to her family in this time of loss and transition.
14 of 15 | Posted by: Beverly Joy - cambridge, NY
“Tina and Gary I am sorry for your loss and I hope you find peace in your memories.
15 of 15 | Posted by: Lisa Maynard - Schaghticoke, NY
Cambridge Dorothy W. Bruno, 69, a former Hudson Falls resident, passed away on Sunday, March 25, 2012 after a long illness. She was the widow of Richard Bruno, who passed, December, 2010.
Born June 26, 1942 in Troy, the daughter of the late Alan and Clara Hansen Weir, she graduated from Hoosic Valley High School and then Albany Business College.
Dorothy worked for the United States Postal Service in Glens Falls until her retirement.
Dorothy volunteered at the annual Glens Falls Hometown Thanksgiving Dinner for many years. Nothing gave her more pleasure than watching people enjoy eating the food she had prepared.
She and her late husband moved to Cambridge seven years ago.
Dorothy was a communicant of All Saints Episcopal Church in Hoosick and a member of TOPS.
An infant son, Jeffery Weir, and a sister, Irene Weir, predecease her.
Survivors include a daughter, Tina Bruce Strubel and husband Gary of Cambridge; two grandchildren, Nathaniel and Bethany; two step-daughters, Holly Yetto (Raymond) of Cohoes and Debby imbriano (John); five siblings, Abner Weir (Joan), Daniel Weir (Linda), Kathleen Greene (John), Roseann Stearns (James) and John Weir (Mary) and many nieces, nephews and their families
A memorial service will be held at 2 PM, Friday, March 30, 2012 at All Saints Episcopal Church, 4935 NY Route 7, Hoosick, NY with the Reverend Gary Strubel officiating.
Dorothy's ashes will be buried with her parents at Elmwood Cemetery in Schaghticoke, NY at a later time.
For those wishing to remember Dorothy in a special way, the family suggests donations be made to either All Saints Episcopal Church, P O Box 211, Hoosick, NY 12089 or the American Diabetes Association, P O Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312 or www.diabetes.org.