A. Dorthea Talbott

Cutchogue resident A. Dorthea Talbott died Aug. 31 at San Simeon by the Sound in Greenport. She was 97.

She was born Sept. 2, 1917, in Queens to Alfred and Anna Kraemer. On May 18, 1940, she married John in Virginia.

Ms. Talbott was supervisor of nursing for Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City and Central Suffolk Hospital (now Peconic Bay Medical Center) in Riverhead.

She was a member of Cutchogue-New Suffolk Historical Council, Cutchogue United Methodist Church and Cutchogue Homemakers.

Predeceased by her husband in 1944 and her daughter, Jo Ann, in 1996, Ms. Talbott is survived by her nephews, extended family and close friends.

Graveside services will take place at 1:45 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 3, at Cutchogue Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to North Fork United Methodist Church or any animal rescue organization.

Arrangements were in the care of Coster-Heppner Funeral Home in Cutchogue.