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Dorothy E. Gauvin
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    297 North Ballston Ave.
    Scotia, NY 12302

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Dorothy E. Gauvin, 90, of Scotia passed away on Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at Baptist Health Nursing and Rehabilitation.

Born in Rensselaer Falls, NY, Dorothy was the sixth born of seven children to the late Frank and Bessie (Childs) Ritchie.

Dorothy worked as a senior design draftsman in the Turbine Department at General Electric for over 29 years before her retirement. She was also a realtor at Willig & Associates. She received recognition as top sales associate while working at Willig & Associates. Dorothy was a former member of the Annie Schaffer Senior Citizens group.

Dorothy was predeceased by her husband, Raymond Davis. She leaves behind her children, Eileen C. Dixon (Edward) of Rotterdam, Raymond W. Davis (Karen), William A. Gauvin of Rotterdam and Paul A. Gauvin (Janine) of Ballston Lake, her former husband, Nelson Gauvin of Indian Lake, NY, as well as 12 grandchildren, Edward Dixon (Wendy), Kenneth Dixon (Melissa), Michael Dixon (Cheryl), Kathryn (James) Hamblet, Mark Davis, Elizabeth Genter, Renee Gauvin (Elliott Rivera), Aimee Gauvin, Marissa Gauvin, Kimberly Gauvin, Albert Banner and Edward Banner and 10 great grandchildren.

Funeral services for Dorothy will be held Friday October 24 at 1:30pm at Bond Funeral Home, 1614 Guilderland Ave., Schenectady. Interment will be in Memory's Garden, Colonie.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Dorothy's name can be made to Baptist Health Nursing and Rehabilitation, 297 N Ballston Ave, Scotia, NY 12302.