Dorothy Smith

Obituary of Dorothy Smith

SMITH, DOROTHY ANNE nee GALBRAITH(Dotsy) – of Seaville, NJ passed away on Saturday April 29, 2017 at her home. Dorothy was born in Ridley Park. She graduated from Ridley Park High School and attended Widener University. Throughout her life many jobs kept her occupied, however, there was always a prerequisite that she had to have the Summer off. She is predeceased by the love of her life, Richie. Together they had enjoyed raising their children, going to the beach, spending time at the family's cabin in the Poconos, and travelling to The Outer Banks. She was also predeceased by her parents, Robert John and Dorothy Anne Galbraith. She is survived by her brother Robert(Donna) Galbraith; her children Robert, Thomas(Kathy) and Susan; and her grandchildren Pierce, Emily, and Katie. She will be sadly missed by her dog Audrey Purl, but will be reunited with her beloved labradors Abigail Elizabeth and Hannah Carol. An avid online shopper, news of her passing affected Amazon the hardest. CEO Jeff Bezos was quoted as saying, "I'm not sure how we're going to go on as a company." Her Funeral Service will be held on Thursday May 04, 2017 at 11:00AM at The Godfrey Funeral Home of Palermo, NJ, 08223, where friends may visit from 10:00AM to 11:00AM. Burial will follow in the Cape May County Veterans Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The Gift of Life House, 401 Callowhill Street, Philadelphia, Pa 19123. For condolences to the family please visit