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Dorothy H. Picken, Former Science Teacher In Yonkers, 69

YONKERS, N.Y. -- Dorothy H. Picken, a lifelong resident of Yonkers, died on Sunday, Aug. 30, of cancer. She was 69.

She was a school teacher for many years and retired as the head of the science department at Roosevelt High School in Yonkers.

Picken is survived by her sister Betty (Paul) Neglia and Susan (Gordon) Hunger. .

Donations in her memory may be made to the American Cancer Society or American Diabetes Association. 

Funeral service will take place at F. Ruggiero & Sons, Inc., 732 Yonkers Ave., Yonkers, on Thursday at noon, with the interment to follow at Mount Hope Cemetery. 

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