Dorothy Smith, Of Rye, 93

RYE, N.Y. -- Dorothy Smith died Sunday, Feb. 8, at her home at Atria in Rye Brook. She was 93.

She was born in White Plains on March 19, 1921, to Anna and Nathan Whitman and lived in Larchmont. She graduated from Mamaroneck High School. Smith was married for more than 60 years to Milton Smith, owner of Roberts Fine Furniture in Greenwich.

She worked for many years as the office manager for the Ridge Street School in Rye Brook and retired to be the office manager at Feinsod Hardware Co. in Port Chester. She was an avid reader, crossword puzzler, bridge, canasta and Mah Jongg player. Most of all she enjoyed spending time with her family.

She was predeceased by her husband, her daughter, Marcia Smith Gill, three sisters and a brother.

She is survived by Esta and Jay Feinsod of Stamford; three grandchildren and five great-granddaughters

A service will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 11 at Temple Sholom, 300 East Putnam Avenue in Greenwich, Conn. Shiva will be on Wednesday from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Thursday from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the home of Esta and Jay Feinsod, 51 Carriage Drive in Stamford, Conn.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Dotty's name may be made to the American Cancer Society or a charity of one's choice.

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