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Dawn Kavanagh Obituary

Dawn M. Kavanagh
Dawn M. Kavanagh

May 28, 2017
Born in Jamaica, Queens
Resided in Palenville, NY

Obituary

Dawn M. Kavanagh, 73, of Mountain House Rd., Palenville passed away on Sunday, May 28, 2017 at Columbia Memorial Hospital.

She was born in Jamaica, Queens, a daughter of the late William and Dorothy Schliemann Mosher. A graduate of St. Patrick's School, Dawn previously worked at Story's Farm and then as a nurse's aide at the former Catskill Hospital. She also worked for the Dept. of Health in Albany as a Lab Technician.

For many years she was a school bus driver at School Transit, Laidlaw and First Student. She was later promoted to Terminal Manager.

Dawn was a volunteer at the ARC Special Olympics and a Life Member of the Kiskatom Fire Company. An avid Yankee fan, she volunteered at the Good Dog Foundation with her dog, Gracie, at the Catskill Elementary School.

Surviving are her twin sister Dorothy "Dolly" Mosher with whom she lived; her step-son William Kavanagh of Oklahoma; one cousin Jill Schintone of Saugerties and her children Samanthy Wamsley and Jodie VanEtten. Many dear friends also survive.

Calling hours will be held on Thursday from 11:00 – 1:00 p.m. at Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home, 139 Jefferson Hgts., Catskill. A prayer service will be conducted by Father Guido, at the funeral home at 1:00 p.m. followed by interment in Palenville Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Columbia Greene Humane Society or the Kiskatom Fire Company. Messages of condolence may be made to MillspaughCamerato.com.

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Services

Visitation
Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home
139 Jefferson Heights
Catskill, NY USA 12414
Thursday, June 1, 2017
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Prayer service
Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home
139 Jefferson Heights
Catskill, NY USA 12414
Thursday, June 1, 2017
1:00 PM
Cemetery
Palenville Cemetery
Cemetery Road
Palenville, NY USA 12463
Thursday, June 1, 2017