Contact Us
Northwest Dutchess Daily Voice serves Clinton, Hyde Park, Milan, Pleasant Valley, Red Hook & Rhinebeck
Return to your home site

Menu

Northwest Dutchess Daily Voice serves Clinton, Hyde Park, Milan, Pleasant Valley, Red Hook & Rhinebeck

Nearby Towns

  • East Dutchess
    serves Amenia, Beekman, Dover, Millbrook, North East, Pawling, Pine Plains, Stanford, Union Vale & Washington
  • Putnam
    serves Brewster, Carmel-Kent, Cold Spring, Mahopac, Patterson & Putnam Valley
  • Southwest Dutchess
    serves Beacon, East Fishkill, Fishkill, LaGrange, Poughkeepsie, Wappinger & Wappingers Falls
Breaking News: Eye Of The Storm: Heavy Snowfall Before Storm Winds Down Early Sunday
obituaries

Dorothy 'Dottie' E. Graveline, 97, Longtime Hyde Park Resident

Dorothy Graveline
Dorothy Graveline Photo Credit: Sweet's Funeral Home

HYDE PARK, N.Y. -- Longtime Hyde Park resident Dorothy "Dottie" E. Graveline died on Monday, Feb. 1. She was 97.

She was born on Sept. 12, 1918, in Brooklyn, to Edward and Cecelia Murphy DeBeaumont.

Graveline graduated from St. Peter's School in Brooklyn and St. Patrick's Girls Academy in Montreal, Canada. She was bilingual and proud of her French-Canadian heritage.

Graveline worked in the bakery at a local A&P grocery store and at the former Wallace & Co. Department Store, in Poughkeepsie. She was a communicant of Regina Coeli Church and a member of the former IBM Country Club.The couple "did not have any children," according to obituary information provided by Sweet's Funeral Home, but she "was universally beloved by younger people who were drawn to her warm, loving and nurturing personality."

Graveline is survived by her adopted grandson, Peter.

She was predeceased by her husband of 50 years, Harold Graveline; and sister Marie DeBeaumont.

Visiting hours will be from 10:30-11:30 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 11, at Sweet's Funeral Home, Rte. 9, in Hyde Park, follow by a noon mass at Regina Coeli Church, Rte. 9, in Hyde Park. Burial will follow in the family plot at St. Peter's Cemetery, in Poughkeepsie.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Northwest Dutchess Daily Voice!

Serves Clinton, Hyde Park, Milan, Pleasant Valley, Red Hook & Rhinebeck

This is a one time message inviting you to keep in touch

Get important news about your town as it happens.