Charlotte (Belter) Dario
MILLERTON — Charlotte (Belter) Dario, 90, of Millerton passed away peacefully on Sept. 29, 2021, surrounded by friends and family, after a short illness.
Charlotte was born Oct. 6, 1930, to Lawrence and Cora Belter of Lime Rock.
She leaves behind her husband, Joseph Dario, the love of her life for 50 years.
She is survived by her brother, John Belter and his wife, Mary, of Lime Rock; two nephews, Daryl Belter of Sarasota, Fla., and Scott Belter of Falls Village; a grandniece, Roxanne Belter; a grandnephew, Cameron Belter; and a cousin, Helen Hill of East Hampton, Conn.
Charlotte graduated from Housatonic Valley Regional High School in 1949 and moved to New York City, where she studied art.
She remained in New York and started her career working for Paramount Studios, thereafter taking a position at Norcross Card Company as a designer.
She loved calligraphy, which passion became a large part of her career focus, and continued on after her retirement at the age of 75.
Charlotte and her husband, Joe, bought a retirement home in Millerton, where she lived until her passing.
Graveside services and burial took place on Saturday, Oct. 2, in the Belter family plot at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Salisbury, officiated by Deacon Stephen Beecher.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Martin of Tours Parish, Church of St. Mary, P.O. Box 897, North Canaan, CT 06018-0897.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Scott D. Conklin Funeral Home in Millerton.
To send an online condolence, please visit www.conklinfuneralhome.com.