Dorothy Dahlbom(1918 - 2012)

Dorothy Dahlbom

AGE: 94 • Chestertown, MD

December 2, 2012 at Chester River Hospital Center in Chestertown.

She was born on October 3, 1918 in Brooklyn, NY the daughter of the late John and Signe Carlson Michelson. Mrs. Dahlbom was a graduate of Manual Training High School in Brooklyn and Pace College in New York City.

She worked as a personal secretary in the Banking Industry with Bankers Trust in NYC and on June 29, 1940 she married Carl Albert Dahlbom. They resided in Brooklyn, NY, moved to Greenlawn, Long Island, where she raised her family. In 1962 moved to Colts Neck NJ. Following Mr. Dahlboms retirement they moved to Heron Point in Chestertown in 1996.

Mrs. Dahlbom was a member of the Reformed Church of Colts Neck, NJ, and the Garden Club and Women's Club in New Jersey. She was a member of the Presbyterian Church of Chestertown.

She was predeceased by her husband in 2005 and a son Alan Carl Dahlbom in 2004.

She is survived by her daughter: Carol Hagert and her husband Hugh of Centreville, MD, her daughter-in-law: Dianne Dahlbom of Arlington, MA, four grandchildren: Christopher Hagert and his wife Christie of Purcellville, VA, Kristin Hagert of Centreville, MD, Eric Dahlbom of Arlington, MA, and David Dahlbom of Arlington, MA along with two great grandchildren: Harris Emily Hagert and Hudson James Hagert.

Services will be held privately. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to The Presbyterian Church of Chestertown 905 Gateway Drive Chestertown, MD 21620.

Funeral Home

Fellows, Helfenbein & Newnam Funeral Home
130 Speer Road Chestertown, MD 21620
(410) 778-0055

Published in Asbury Park Press on Dec. 8, 2012