Dorothy C. Kalk, 70, West Carthage

WEST CARTHAGE, NY — Dorothy Carmen Kalk, 70, of Madison St., West Carthage, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018, at home.

Born Dec. 1, 1947, in Lowville, a daughter of the late John Martin and Julia Maria Carmen Peńa Valler, she graduated from South Lewis Central School.

She was primarily a homemaker but loved to babysit her grandchildren.

Three previous marriages to James Andrews, Gary Cooper and Earl Harberson ended in divorce.

Dorothy married George D. Kalk on May 14, 1994, in Deferiet, NY.

She is survived by her husband, George, three daughters, Kristi Harvey, Adams, Carmen Andrews, Watertown, Beverly Andrews, Sherburne, a son, Jack Cooper, Watertown, a sister, Roseanne Triance; Lacey, a brother, Joseph Valler, 13 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

A brother, John R. Valler Sr., died before her.

Dorothy enjoyed playing cards and bingo; she also loved to sing and dance.

She especially loved spending time with her grandchildren and family.

A graveside service will be held in the Old Glendale Cemetery, Glenfield, NY at a later date.

Arrangements are being handled by the Lundy Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Inc., 500 State St., Carthage.

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