GLENMONT – Dorothy Mae Barber Stalker, 99, entered into the arms of
the Lord on August 10, 2015. Born in Gurn Springs, NY on December
27, 1915, she was the daughter of Clayton Albert Barber and Ethel
Dorothy graduated from Fort Edward High School, valedictorian class
of 1932. She was a Registered Nurse, graduating from Albany
Hospital School of Nursing class of 1936. For 30 years she worked
side by side with her husband Jesse who owned and operated Stalker’s
Dairy in Ravena, NY.
Dorothy was predeceased by her husband Jesse after 60 years of
marriage. She is survived by her daughter Susan (Richard) Keel;
her sons James, Jesse (Ruth Eccles) and Timothy (Elizabeth Mell).
She is also survived by 10 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and
many nieces and nephews. Dorothy was predeceased by her 3 brothers
Clifton, Alton and William Barber and grandson T. Robert Stalker.
There will be no calling hours. Funeral services will be private at
the convenience of the family. Those wishing to honor her memory
may make a contribution to
Community Hospice, 295
Valley View Blvd., Rensselaer, NY 12144 or to a charity of one’s