Dorothy E. Elmendorf, age 84, of Johnstown, passed away on Tuesday, December 11, 2012, at Nathan Littauer Hospital, Gloversville after a long illness.
Mrs. Elmendorf was born on March 13, 1928, in Gloversville, a daughter of the late Cecil Sleezer and Esther Conover Sleezer.
Dorothy was a class of 1946 graduate of Johnstown High School. She was employed for many years at John C. Miller, Johnstown as a bookkeeper.
On January 19, 1973, Dorothy was united in marriage to Robert C. Elmendorf who passed on November 20, 1986.
Mrs. Elmendorf is survived by two daughters, Sheila (Chris) Parillo of Johnstown and Cher (Tim) Briggs of Broadalbin; and one son, Jim (Melissa) Eacker of Johnstown; three brothers, Dick Sleezer of New Jersey, Ronald Sleezer and Larry Sleezer, both of Johnstown; five grandchildren, Jamie Eacker, Matt Parillo, Jessica Sanders, Alecia Briggs and Craig Briggs; two great-grandchildren, Chloe Parillo and Cole Sanders; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was predeceased by three brothers, Ralph Sleezer, James Sleezer and Robert Sleezer; and one sister, Caroline Morris.
There will be no calling hours as per Dorothy's wishes.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, December 14, 2012, at Fern Dale Cemetery, Johnstown.
Memorial contributions in Dorothy's memory may be made to the charity of one's choice.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the A.G. Cole Funeral Home Inc., 215 East Main Street, Johnstown, NY 12095.
Condolences to the family may be made online by visiting our website at www.agcolefuneralhome.com.