Dorothy H. Hansen of New Windsor, a 46-year area resident, passed away on Wednesday, July 25, 2007 at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital, Newburgh Campus, with her loving family by her side. She was 70.

Dorothy was born on March 25, 1937 in Brooklyn, N.Y. to the late John W. Brendel, Jr. and Dorothy M. Greus Brendel.

She was a former Town Clerk for the Town of New Windsor for seven years and former Deputy Town Clerk for nine years.

Survivors include her husband, Robert L. Hansen, at home; son, Robert J. Hansen and wife, Michele of Rotterdam; daughter, Stacia L. Johannemann and husband, James of Highland Mills; grandsons, Scott Johannemann and wife, Jamie, and Benjamin Johannemann and great-granddaughter, Jules Johannemann.

Friends may call on Sunday, July 29, from 2 to 5 p.m. at Smith, Seaman & Quackenbush, Inc. Funeral Home, 515 Route 32, Highland Mills, N.Y.

Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, July 30, at King of Kings Lutheran Church, 543 Union Ave., New Windsor, with Pastor Gregory A. Tennermann officiating. Cremation will take place at Cedar Hill Crematory in Middle Hope.

Donations in Dorothy's memory to Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties, Inc., 800 Stony Brook Court, Newburgh, NY 12550 or New Windsor Volunteer Ambulance Corps would be appreciated.

Funeral arrangements by Smith, Seaman & Quackenbush, Inc.;