Dorothy Barker Sulzbach
Mrs. Dorothy Barker Sulzbach, a longtime resident of the Highland Lake area, died Sunday, July 11, 2004 at Bon Secours Community Hospital. She was 91. The daughter of the late Harry Barker and Edith Atty Barker Conover, she was born September 3, 1912 in Broadalbin, N.Y. She was married to the late Harry C. Sulzbach for 40 years, with whom she opened and managed the Highland Lake Sports Shop and Marina for many years. Dorothy was a schoolteacher and librarian in the Eldred Central School System for 35 years. In retirement, she was a member of the Eldred Board of Education, and a trustee and volunteer at the Sunshine Hall Free Library in Eldred. She was also a member of St. Ann's R.C. Church, Shohola, Pa., the Highland Lake Fire Dept. Auxiliary and NYS Retired Teachers Association. Survivors include her son, Peter W. Sulzbach and his wife Elaine of Highland Lake; three grandchildren, Sean Sulzbach and his wife Tami of Brick, N.J., Heather and her husband Ron Tamol of Charlotte, N.C. and Trevor Sulzbach and his fiancée Lani Britten of Ft. Myers, Fla.; three great-grandchildren, Nicole Tamol, Blaise Tamol and Sean Michael Suzlbach; and many nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the Gray-Rasmussen Funeral Home, Route 97, Barryville on Wednesday, July 14 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 15 with a Mass of the Resurrection at 10 a.m. in St. Ann's R.C. Church, Shohola, Pa. with the Rev. Thomas J. Petro officiating. Burial will be in Montoza Cemetery in Eldred. Memorial contributions may be made to the Sunshine Hall Free Library, Eldred, NY 12732. Funeral arrangements are by the Gray-Rasmussen Funeral Home.