Dorothy Munzell Shay died peacefully September 28, 2014 in Sarasota Fla.

Born March 23, 1918 in Ransomville, N.Y.,  she was the daughter of Robert C. Munzell and Sierra Nevada Sanger Munzell.

She married Robert Frances Shay Jr. in 1941. He predeceased her in April 2000. They lived in Penn Yan, and in Sarasota, Fla. since 1985.

She is survived by sons, Stephen, Richard, and David, and grandchildren, Daniel, Kyle, Jackie, and Frankie.

Memorial contributions may be made in her name to the Church of the Palms’ Food Pantry, 3224 Bee Ridge, Sarasota, Fla. 34239

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