Quintavell, Dorothea Regina (nee: O’Grady), age 93, on Thursday, October 12, 2017. Born in New York City, Dorothea had lived in Hawthorne for most of her life and had been an office worker for Bell Telephone. Dorothea was a parishioner of St. Anthony R.C. Church in Hawthorne and was a member of the first graduating class of St. Anthony’s School. She was a member of the New Jersey Pioneers and the St. Anthony Holy Name Society.
For 70 years, Dorothea was the beloved wife of Raymond Quintavell. Loving mother of Kathleen Woods of Hawthorne, Diane Quintavell of Hawthorne, Rae Ann Strasevicz of Franklin Lakes, Keith Quintavell of Palmer, AK and Jeff Quintavell of Hawthorne. Dear grandmother of Vanessa Davis, John Romanick, Michelle Miller, Scott Strasevicz and Raelynn Danielowski; great-grandmother of Katie Davis, Chloe Davis and Finley Miller.
Funeral will depart at 9AM on Saturday, October 14, 2017 from the Browning-Forshay Funeral Home, 557 Lafayette Ave., Hawthorne, for a 9:30AM funeral mass at St. Anthony R.C. Church, Hawthorne. Entombment will follow at George Washington Memorial Park, Paramus. Friends may visit at the funeral home on Friday from 4-7PM.