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Mary (Altieri) Dobrzenski

September 10, 1937 — July 8, 2020


Mrs. Mary J. (Altieri) Dobrzenki age 82, passed away on Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at the Mohawk Valley Grand Rehabilitation Center.

Born in Utica on September 10, 1937, Mary was the daughter of James and Fanesia Altieri, and was raised and educated locally, having graduated from Utica Free Academy. On January 28, 1956 she married Theodore Dobrzenski with whom she shared 61 years of love and devotion with until his passing.

Mary held a longtime position with Trenton Technologies as a board inspector, the position which she retired from. Mary was the type of person who made friends easily and was known as the darling of the family. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She was also a beloved animal owner and rescuer. She loved spending time at her camp in Sylvan Beach with her family.

Mary survived by her brother Michael Altieri; beloved grandsons Stephen Behlog and Theodore Chrispen; and her great-grandchildren Lilli, Xander and Gabe. She was predeceased by her husband Theodore and her daughter Cynthia Behlog.

The family will honor and commemorate Mary's life at Saint Paul's Catholic Church 16 Park Ave, Whitesboro, NY 13492 on Saturday July 18th at 9:30 a.m. In keeping with CDC regulations, face masks, social distancing and name registration at church are mandatory.

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Service Schedule

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Funeral Service

Saturday, July 18, 2020

Starts at 9:30 am (Eastern time)

St. Paul's Church, Whitesboro

Main Street, Whitesboro, NY

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