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Obituary for Dorothy J Cormier

Dorothy J. Cormier, 72, of The Bronx, NY, passed away on February 8, 2024, at St. John’s Riverside Hospital in Yonkers, NY.

Dorothy was born on June 29, 1951, to Albert and Sarah Antonacchio.

Dorothy married Charles J. Cormier Jr. on January 28, 1978 and they had two children, Charles J. Cormier III and Amy Lang.

Dorothy, lovingly known as “DeeDee”, adored children. She was a professional mother to her own children, her grandchildren, and countless others. Dorothy's love for children led her to finding the most rewarding job as a classroom assistant at St. Benedict’s School for many years.

Dorothy is survived by her husband, Charles J. Cormier Jr., her children Charles J. Cormier III and Amy (Kevin) Lang, her grandchildren Dean and Stella Lang, her sister Jessica Antonacchio and her brothers Henry Antonacchio, Albert Antonacchio and John Antonacchio.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents Albert and Sarah Antonacchio and her brother Fred Antonacchio.

Visitation will be Saturday, February 10, 2024 4pm-8pm and Sunday, February 11, 2024 1pm-4pm at Balsamo Funeral Home 3188 Westchester Ave, Bronx, NY 10461.

Funeral services will be at 9:30am on Monday, February 12, 2024 at St. Benedict’s Church 2969 Otis Ave, Bronx, NY 10465.

Interment will follow at Ferncliff Cemetery 280 Secor Road, Hartsdale, NY.

In lieu of flowers, a donation in Dorothy’s name to the American Heart Association is requested by the family.