Mary Dobsa

Mary Dobsa, 89, passed away Saturday, Oct. 22, 2011 at the home of her son, John and Patty George in Halcott Center. She was a resident of Margaretville.

She was born August 30, 1922 in Brooklyn, the daughter of William and Tessie (Smorgovich) Kapitko.
She was married to Albert Dobsa on November 11, 1945 at the St. James Episcopal Church at Lake Delaware, Delhi. He died October 7, 1990.

Mary was employed at the Margaretville Central School from 1966 until retiring in November 1986. When she retired she was the secretary in the guidance office.

She enjoyed knitting, crocheting and cooking.

Mary attended St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church in Margaretville and belonged to the Margaretville Fire Department Auxiliary. She also served as an election inspector for the Town of Middletown.
Surviving are a son, John Dobsa and his companion, Patti George; a daughter, Alberta Dobsa; grandchildren, Eric, Melissa, Matthew and Andrea; a sister-in-law, Barbara Kapitko and nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be private at a later date. Donations in memory of Mary Dobsa may be made to the Humane Society Heart of the Catskills Rte. 10, Delhi, NY l3753. Arrangements are by the Hynes Funeral Home, Margaretville.