Poughkeepsie - Dorothy Mae 'Dottie' Daniels, 88, a Dutchess County resident for 74 years, died February 13, 2013 at St. Francis Hospital in Poughkeepsie.
Born in Highland on March 26, 1924, she was the daughter of the late Fred and Grace M. Booth Colwell.
Dorothy worked at the Lake Minnewaska Hotel and Vassar College for several years until her retirement.
She married Frank Daniels, who predeceased her in 1990.
She is survived by her three sisters, Blanche Lamb of N. Caldwell, NJ, Edna Baines of Highland, Augusta Wilmot and husband, Russell, of Hyde Park; brother, Frank Sonnenberg and wife, Ursula, of Poughkeepsie; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by a brother, Ralph Colwell.
Calling hours will be Monday, February 18, 2013 from 10 to 11 am at Sweet's Funeral Home, Inc., Rte. 9, Hyde Park.
Funeral services will follow at 11am at the funeral home. Rev. Donald Hoger will officiate.
Burial will be in the family plot in Union Cemetery of Hyde Park.
To send a condolence or for directions, please visit www.sweetsfuneralhome.com