Dorothy Jane Kirchner

Dorothy Jane Kirchner died peacefully at San Simeon by the Sound Dec. 28, 2013. She was 89.

She was born in Brooklyn March 20, 1924, to Edwin Steelman and Susan Carter Ray.

Predeceased by her two brothers and her son, Glenn, she is survived by her daughter, Dale (Bob) Kroepel of Southold and son, Guy (Marge), of Gales Ferry, Conn.; her grandchildren Claudia Ramone of Southold, Jeffrey King of Naperville, Ill., Kane Kirchner and Drew Kirchner, both of North Carolina, and Greg Kirchner and Lauren Kirchner, both of Connecticut; and eight great-grandchildren, Camille Ramone, Lucie Ramone, Matthew King, Evan King, Rob Kroepel III, Christian Kirchner, Isabel Kirchner and Emma Kate Kirchner.

A graveside service will be held Thursday, Jan. 2, at 11:30 a.m. at Orient Central Cemetery, the Rev. Patrick McNamara officiating.

The family has suggested that memorial donations be made to San Simeon by the Sound Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation or a charity of your choice.

Arrangements were entrusted to Horton-Mathie Funeral Home in Greenport.

This is a paid notice.