182 Years of Courteous Professional Service
Dorothy May (Schwartz) Canfield (October 28th, 2017)
Dorothy May (Schwartz) Canfield, 93, of Parish, died Saturday, October 28, 2017 at the Sunnyside Nursing Home in East Syracuse. She was born in Whitehorse, NJ, the daughter of the late Frederick and Anna Chapman Schwartz. Dorothy worked for General Motors for 31 years in Trenton, NJ, retiring on April 30, 1980. She was the past President of the VFW Post #8823 and the American Legion Auxiliary Post #601, Parish. In Parish, she was active in her church, local senior citizens organizations and in politics, supporting Clyde during his political career.

During WWII, she met her first husband, Fran Kiser, who was killed in action in Germany. She is also pre-deceased by her husband, Clyde in 2005.

Dorothy is survived by, her son, Robert Griffith; two grandsons, Brian Griffith and Robert Griffith Jr.; her two great granddaughters, Veronica and Piper; dear friends, Rick and Helen Woolley; her beloved dog, Ginger and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, November 3, 2017 at the Harter Funeral Home, 2983 W. Main Street, Parish. Interment will be in the Pleasant Lawn Cemetery, Parish. Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, November 2, 2017 at the funeral home.

Harter Funeral Home
2983 W. Main St.
Parish, NY 13114
Harter Funeral Home
9525 S. Main St, Box 973
Brewerton, NY 13029