Dorothy (Boibeaux) Pitcher
MILLERTON — Dorothy (Boibeaux) Pitcher, 88, a lifelong area resident, died peacefully on Thursday, July 30, 2020, at Noble Horizons.
Dorothy worked as a licensed practical nurse for Noble Horizons for over 17 years; prior to that she worked at Sharon Hospital for nearly 10 years. Dorothy retired in 1996.
Born Aug. 14, 1931, in Sharon, she was the daughter of the late Margaret M. (Egan) and Paul F. Boibeaux.
She was a graduate of Housatonic Valley Regional High School and received an LPN certificate in 1952 in Bennington, Vt.
On May 19, 1956, at the Church of St. Mary in Lakeville, she married Warren H. Pitcher. Mr. Pitcher died on Dec. 29, 2001.
Dorothy was a volunteer at the North East–Millerton Library and also at Thriftique. She was an avid reader and had a great affection for cats. Dorothy enjoyed hunting for antiques and had a vast collection of Franciscan Ware.
Her kind ways and soft spoken words will be greatly missed by her dear friends and many caregivers at Noble Horizons and her two “adopted” grandsons, Tyler and Christopher Segelken.
Graveside services and burial will take place on Saturday, Aug. 15, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Cobble Road, Salisbury, the Rev. M. David Dawson officiating.
Memorial donations may be made to Noble Horizons-Scholarship Fund, Employee Assistance Program, 17 Cobble Road, Salisbury, CT 06068.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Scott D. Conklin Funeral Home, 37 Park Ave., Millerton, NY 12546. To send an online condolence, go to www.conklinfuneralhome.com.