LAKE KATRINE….. Dorothy J. Stiso, 83, of Neighborhood Rd. died Wednesday, December
18, 2019 at the Kingston City Hospital. Born July 16, 1936 in the Bronx she was the daughter
of the late Gustave and Lillian Mikelait. After traveling the country with her husband, William,
a 26 year Marine Corp. veteran, they settled in Saugerties in 1969. (Her son, William, born in
Quantico, Virginia and daughter, Cheryl, born in Hawaii!). She was employed for 45+ years in
the retail business which was her passion. Dottie was a proud supporter of the US military and an
avid Elvis fan.
Predeceased by her husband, William, survivors include a son, William and a daughter,
Cheryl (Joseph) Tuccito and her beloved grandchildren, Taylor and Joseph S Tuccito, her 4-
legged grandchild, Tori, her “second” daughter, Peggy, and dear close friends, Mike and Cliff.
Her Funeral Service will be held privately with interment in St. Mary’s Cemetery at a
later date. Arrangements are under the direction of the Seamon-Wilsey Funeral Home, Inc. Cor.
of John & Lafayette Sts., Saugerties. Expressions of condolence may be shared with the family
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