Dorothy J. Winters

By Orleans Hub Posted 15 June 2023 at 4:41 pm

LOCKPORT – Dorothy J. Winters passed away June 15, 2023 in Niagara Hospice House.  Born June 2, 1937 in Lockport she was the daughter of Ronald and Eleanor (Olschke) Hillman.

Dorothy was a bookkeeper, working for Winters Feed, Chapman’s Market and Hartland Central Cemetery from which she retired in 2021.  She was very proud to have been picked for Girls State in her junior years of high school.

Dorothy volunteered for the food pantry in Middleport and enjoyed gardening, playing euchre, loved going to the casino, and was an avid NY Yankees fan.  She also served as past president of the Hartland Fire Company Auxiliary for several years.  Above all family was her greatest joy, she loved spending time with her family.

Dorothy is survived by her husband of 63 years, Darvin Winters; children Connie (Joe) Fink and Joel (Vicky) Winters; grandchildren Tiffany (Mark) Gallipeau, Joey (Casey) Fink, Sandra Lackner, and Craig Lackner also four great-grandchildren; sister Edith Ames

Relatives and friends may call Monday, June 19, from 4 to 7 p.m. in Prudden & Kandt Funeral Home, 242 Genesee St., Lockport where funeral services will be held Tuesday, June 20, at 11 a.m.  Interment will be in Hartland Central Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to Niagara Hospice would be appreciated. Visit