Dorothy Russell

8/16/1945 – 8/23/2020

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Dorothy Russell, age 75 on August 23, 2020.

Dorothy was born on August 16, 1945, to Edward and Elfrieda (Goertz) Egan. She married the love of her life, Alexander Russell Sr., on July 4, 1964 in Yonkers, NY. They were blessed with three wonderful children.

Dorothy worked as a P.A.R.C. Day Assistant in Putnam County. Family was the most important thing to Dorothy and she loved spending time with them. She especially treasured spending time with her five cherished grandchildren. She will be greatly missed by her loving family.

Dorothy will join her beloved husband, Alexander (Allie), in Heaven. She is survived by her three children, Alexander Russell Jr. and wife Loretta, Kimmarie Russell and fiancé Guido Caiano and Margaret and husband, Michael Coffey. She is also survived by her five grandchildren, Alex Russell and fiancé Katie Powers, Dan Russell, Conor Coffey, Molly Coffey and Emily Caiano. Her three siblings, Irene Burns, Marion Luchesi and Rita Casey will be joined by Dorothy in Heaven. Dorothy’s long time, best friend, Connie Roberts, was truly a friend until the end.

A visitation will be held, Monday, August 31, 2020 from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. at the Cargain Funeral Homes Inc., 10 Fowler Ave., Carmel, NY. 10512.

Following the visitation on August 31, 2020, a Prayer service to celebrate and honor Dorothy’s life will commence at 12:00 noon at Cargain Funeral Home. She will then be brought to her final resting place at the Raymond Hill Cemetery in Carmel, NY.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Cargain Funeral Homes, Inc., 10 Fowler Ave., Carmel, NY 10512 (845) 225-3672,