Mrs. Dolores E. Walters, 91, a resident of Bethany Gardens in Rome, formerly of N. Utica, passed away on Saturday, July 17, 2021 at the nursing home.
Dolores was born in Utica, on February 12, 1930, the daughter of Raymond and Jenny Riley. She was raised and educated in Utica and was a graduate of Utica Catholic Academy. For many years, Dolores was married to George E. Walters, until his death in 1999. At one time, Dolores was employed with General Electric Company in Utica and later, with Baker’s Greenhouses in N. Utica. She enjoyed bowling, horses and was of the Catholic Faith.
Mrs. Walters is survived by two sons and one daughter-in-law, Daniel and Donna Walters of Poland and Shawn Walters and Debra Beach of Barneveld; four cherished grandchildren, Derek Walters of NY Mills, Patrick Walters and Melissa Ellis of Barneveld, Sarah Boyd of Cary, NC and Ricky Boyd of Cary, NC and one adored great granddaughter, Isabella.
In keeping with Dolores’ wishes, there is no visitation or funeral services. She will be laid to rest with her beloved husband, George, in St. Peter’s Cemetery, N. Utica. Those wishing to make a donation in Dolores’ memory, please consider Stevens-Swan Humane Society, 5664 Horatio St., Utica, NY 13502.
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Stevens-Swan Humane Society, 5664 Horatio St., Utica, NY 13502.