Cristi, Dorothy S.
Cristi, Dorothy S. age 92 of Succasunna, NJ passed away peacefully Saturday January 26, 2019 in the Morris View Nursing Home Morris Township, NJ. Born in the former Dover General Hospital to the late Elmer and Willamina (nee Smith) Mickens, Dorothy grew up in Wharton and has lived in Succasunna for many years.
A loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister, friend and homemaker, Dorothy was active in Scouting, 4H, Girls Softball, Roxbury Blood Bank, Y.E.S of Roxbury, The VFW Auxiliary #2833 Kenvil, The Ever Young Seniors of Roxbury as well as the Band Parents of Roxbury High School.
Dorothy was pre deceased in life by her beloved husband Charles Sr. and her son Charles Jr. Survivors include her children Ronnie and his wife Margaret Cristi, Cheryl Cristi, Jill Ashley and her wife Eileen Byrne and Mark and his wife Dora Cristi. Also surviving are her seven grandchildren, ten great grandchildren as well as the last surviving member of the Mickens family of Wharton; her sister Harriett “Midge” Boyer.
Visitation will be held Thursday January 31, 2019 from 1-3 and 6-8 PM with funeral services at 8 PM in the Smith-Taylor-Ruggiero Funeral Home, One Baker Avenue (Route 46) Dover, NJ 07801. In lieu of flowers memorials in Dorothy’s memory may be made to St Jude Children’s Hospital www.stjude.org Online condolences may be offered through www.smith-taylor-ruggierofuneralhome.com.