July 14, 1935 ~ September 29, 2018
New Paltz, NY
Dolores A. "Dolly" Waring McAfee passed away unexpectedly Saturday, September 29, 2018. She was 83 years old.
She is the daughter of the late Russell and Ida (Gunsallus) Powley. She was born on July 14, 1935 in Tyrone, PA. Dolores had been a resident of New Paltz for the past 49 years, she was strongly involved with community organizations, being a life time member of the Plattekill Ladies Auxiliary, Red Hats Society, Aloha Acres Social Club and a Bowler at Tarsio's Lanes. It is with great sadness that the family of Dolores Waring McAfee announces her passing after complications from a car accident on September 16, 2018. Her passions included bingo, bowling, fishing, white Zinfandel, Teddy bears and family.
Dolores is survived by her husband, David J. McAfee; children, Bobbie Jo Waring Laboy Gladding of Gardiner, NY, Benjamin R. Waring of New Windsor, NY; her sister, Pearl Dusendorf; grandchildren: Lars, Trevor, Meara, Anthony, Kaylinn, Ryan and Connor; great-grandchildren, Makayla and Caitlyn; and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Dolores was predeceased by her first husband, Donald Waring; her brothers, George Powley, Richard Powley, and her sister, Audrey Kochen.
Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday, October 5 at Brooks Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Ave., Newburgh. A Funeral Service will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, October 6 at the funeral home. Burial will follow in St. Charles Borromeo Cemetery in Gardiner, NY.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Heart Association at www. Heart.org
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