WOODSTOCK….Dolores Lynch, a much-loved resident of Woodstock, NY since 1969, passed away peacefully at home October 24, 2022, she was 84. Dolores grew up in Queens, NY. She earned a BA from St. Joseph’s College and an MS in Education from Queens College. Dolores taught elementary education in Howard Beach, NY and later at the Woodstock Elementary School.
Dolores and her husband Christopher were proprietors of Christy’s Restaurant, where Dolores baked desserts and welcomed dedicated customers. Her chocolate coffee toffee pie and cream puffs were a crowd favorite. A creative force, Dolores painted, made jewelry, and enjoyed the performing arts.
Dolores traveled the world and was fluent in Spanish and Italian. A dedicated painter, Dolores was an active member of the Woodstock Artists Association.
Her passion for travel and language led Dolores to learn Italian in her 70s. She loved animals, reading and any foreign film with a subtitle!
Dolores is survived by her husband, three children, two adoring grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Her Funeral Service will be held 10:00 AM Thursday at the Seamon-Wilsey Funeral Home, Inc. Cor. of John & Lafayette Sts., Saugerties. Burial will follow in the Woodstock Cemetery. Friends will be received Wednesday 4:00-7:00 PM. Family suggests donations in her memory be made to www.ucspca.org Expressions of condolence may be shared with the family at LasherFuneralHome.com
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