Dorothy Mee

Obituary of Dorothy Mee

Dorothy Mae Mee, 94, of Falconer passed away Wednesday (September 20, 2017) in Lutheran Home and Rehab Nursing.

A lifelong area resident she was born January 16, 1923 in Jamestown, the daughter of the late Merton Cornell and Ester Erickson Cornell.

In earlier years she was employed by National Worsted Mills, Clark Supply and as a cleaner for many tenants in the Carlson Tower.

She was a member of the John W. Tiffany Post 53, VFW Auxiliary. Dorothy enjoyed spending time with her family and playing bingo. She will be remembered as a loving caregiver who took care of many family members and elderly friends.

Surviving are seven children: John (Lydia)McCarthy of South Carolina, James McCarthy of Jamestown, Janet Bennick of Jamestown, JoAnne Norman of Jamestown, Bonnie (John) Dalrymple of Falconer, Ginger (Earl) Johnson of Bemus Point, LaVerne R. (Lauri) Mee Jr. of Jamestown; 23 grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren and great great grandchildren; a brother Melvin Cornell of Penn Yan, NY.

She was preceded in death by her husband LaVerne R. Mee Sr. who died January 10, 2015; a daughter Deanna Boardman; a great grandson Jason DeGolier; three brothers: Gordon, Gerald and Roy Cornell; four sisters: Gloria Jackson, Virginia Cornell, Marion Niles and Shirley Fehlman.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday in the Falconer Funeral Home. Rev. Dan Rumfelt chaplain of Lutheran will officiate. Inurnment will be in Lake View Cemetery.

Friends will be received by the family from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home.

Memorials may be donated to the Falconer Vol. Fire Dept., Falconer, NY 14733 or to the Lutheran Social Services Foundation, 715 Falconer St., Jamestown, NY 14701. Visit our website at www.falconerfuneralhome.net to send a message of condolence.