Obituaries: Dorothy L. Glaser

Dorothy L. (Gallup) Glaser, 87, widow of Walter Glaser, passed away surrounded by her loving  family on Sunday, March 20, 2016 at Avon Healthcare.  She was born January 20, 1929 in New London, CT and was the daughter of the late William and Edna (Jackson) Gallup.  She lived in Bristol for many years.  She was a member of St. John’s Episcopal Church, and was a former member of the Women’s Group and Altar Guild at the church.  She was a US Navy Veteran of the Korean War.  Dorothy is survived by two sons, Jeffrey Glaser of Gloucester, MA and Gary Glaser of Brooklyn, NY, a daughter and son-in-law, Pamela and Ronald Bottino of Unionville, four grandchildren, Ryan Vanasse, Amanda Vanasse, Meryl Glaser and Haille Glaser, and two great-grandsons, Nathan Vanasse and Matthew Vanasse.  Dorothy’s family would like to thank the staff at Avon Health Center for the compassionate care she received during her stay there.  Funeral services will be held on Wed. March 23 and are private.  DuPont Funeral Home, 25 Bellevue Ave., Bristol, is in charge of arrangements.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Avon Health Center, 652 West Avon Road, Avon, CT 06001.  Dorothy’s family invites you to send a condolence message in her guestbook at WWW.DUPONTFUNERALHOME.COM.Glaser