Friendship, NY - Dorathea M. Chind, 95, of 6448 Pleasant Valley Road, a former long time resident of Belmont; passed away on Friday, February 8, 2013 at Jones Memorial Hospital in Wellsville. She was born August 23, 1917 in George, Iowa the daughter of Wilhelm and Amelia (Windt) Haack. On March 4, 1944 in the Chapel on the Corner in New York City she married Gustive Chind who predeceased her October 1, 1987. She was employed in two defense manufacturing plants during WW II and attended the Belmont First United Methodist Church.
She is survived by three children, Shirley (Joe) Rondeau of Plain Dealing, LA, William (Isabelle) Chind of Cartersville, GA and Richard Chind of Richburg, NY, six grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren as well as several nieces & nephews. She was predeceased by a daughter-in-law, Sara Chind in 2012 and two sisters.
Friends are invited to call on Tuesday, (February 12, 2013) from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm in the J. W. Embser Sons Funeral Home Inc. in Belmont. The funeral will follow visitation at 1:00 pm in the funeral home with Rev. Richard Hurd presiding. Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery. The family suggests memorial donation be made to The Gideons International. To leave online condolences, please visit www.embserfuneralhome.com.