Dorothy K. Andrist, 89, of Gloversville, passed away Sunday, October 20, 2013, at Wells Nursing Home, Johnstown, N.Y. She was born on May 23, 1924, to the late Harold and Dorothy Harris Kaulfuss. Dorothy was married to the late Wiliam J. Andrist Sr., on June 19, 1949, William passed away in 2011. She was a retired librarian from the Gloversville Enlarged School District.
Dorothy was a warm and loving mother and grandmother, her greatest moments were being with her family. She enjoyed field and ice hockey, reading, working with The Friends of the Gloversville Public Library, and a member of the Trinity Anglican Episcopal Church, Gloversville.
Dorothy is survived by her children, William, (Cheryl) of Mayfield, Barbara Cowell (Philip) of Johnson City, N.Y.; her grandchildren, Joseph Andrist and Nancy Trembacz; her brother, Walter Kaulfuss of Camp Verde, Ariz.; also several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brothers, Harold and George.
Funeral services will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Cremation took place at Leatherstocking Crematory, Cherry Valley, N.Y.
In lieu of flowers, the family kindly asks for donations to the Trinity Anglican Episcopal Church, 14 Grand Street, Gloversville, NY 12078 or the Friends of the Gloversville Public Library, 58 E. Fulton Street, Gloversville, NY 12078.
Arrangements are being handled by the Amico Funeral Home, 150 South Main Street, Gloversville, NY 12078. www.amicofuneralhome.