Obituary: Dorothy J. (Gibson) Roe, 78, formerly of Wilton

Dorothy J. (Gibson) Roe, age 78, longtime former resident of Wilton, passed away on Saturday January 27, 2018 at Wilton Meadows after long term battle with dementia.

She was one of the first members of Wilton Volunteer Ambulance Corps.

Dorothy worked as a longtime registered nurse in Norwalk Hospital Emergency Room. She was a proud New Yorker, enthusiastic animal lover; especially, dogs, and extremely compassionate for people and animals in need.

She is survived by her 3 children.

Her husband David Roe passed away two days prior to her death on Thursday, January 25, 2018.

All funeral services have been complete and Entrusted to Colonial of Hamden.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to Westport Humane Society, 455 Post Road E, Westport, CT 06880 or to Feeding America —

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