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Dorothy L. Hammond

February 15, 2020

Dorothy L. Hammond, formerly of Adams Center, passed away Saturday evening, February 15, 2020, at Samaritan Medical Center. The family would like to thank Samaritan Summit Village 4th Floor care team for always being there for their mother.

She was born in Watertown on August 23, 1943, daughter of Douglas J. and Ellen E. Kealy Kellogg and graduated from Immaculate Heart Academy. On May 19, 1962 she married Richard T. Hammond at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church with Rev. Benoit Dostie officiating.

Dorothy was a former communicant of St. Cecilia's Church, Adams. She was an avid reader and enjoyed crocheting, flowers, and bowling. She also enjoyed listening to music and playing Bingo.

She is survived by her husband, Richard T., Watertown; six children, Dina L. (Kevin) Kelly, Watertown, Todd M. Hammond, Watertown, Scott D. (Carolyn) Hammond, Grand Junction, CO, Lisa E. (Shannon) Owen, Fairport, Heather L. (Ronald) McNitt, Adams, and Jared R. (Dana) Hammond, Clay; fourteen grandchildren, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Dorothy was predeceased by a grandson and two brothers, Thomas S. Kellogg and Douglas J. Kellogg, Jr.

A calling hour will be held on Wednesday, February 19, from 10:30 - 11:30 AM at Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Watertown with the funeral service at noon at the funeral home. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of one's choice in Dorothy's name. Online condolences to her family may be posted at www.cummingsfuneral.com.


#5 Eric John Greenley 2020-02-26 14:03
Sorry for your loss...many fond memories of Dick and Dotty at Aynt Ellens
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#4 Jim Brady 2020-02-20 16:37
My Dear Cousin,
I was a small boy when I attended your wedding reception at the K of C hall in Watertown. Your Mom and Dad were my God parents. May your soul rest in peace. Jim Brady, 965 Fremont Street, Bartlett, IL
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#3 Maryellen Ormiston F 2020-02-17 20:53
Rest In Peace IHA classmate.

Prayers for you family.

Maryellen Ormiston FitzGerald
Class of 1961
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#2 Jim OReilly 2020-02-17 20:30
Just learned today of Dorothy’s passing. Susan and I wish to express our deepest condolences to Dick and his wonderful family. The two together raised a wonderful family. Thoughts and prayers, Jim & Susan OReilly
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#1 Vicki Bulger 2020-02-17 17:04
Dina and family,

So very sorry to hear about your Mom. My condolences on your loss.. You are in my prayers.
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