Dorothy M. Killam

WESTFIELD – Dorothy M. (Ruebenstahl) Killam, 79, passed away at home on Monday, July 11, 2016 surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Hartford, CT to the late Hugo and Mary (Wojciechowska) Ruebenstahl. She was employed as a Para-professional in the Westfield School System for over 20 years, was an avid gardener, decorator and flea market enthusiast. She loved the beaches of Rhode Island and spent many summers there. Dorothy was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She is survived by her beloved husband, Robert F. Killam, her loving children Dave and his wife Anne Killam, Brian and his wife Gail Killam, Lynne Killam and her partner Dave Hicks, and Laura and her husband Ken Smigel, her cherished grandchildren, Ashley Smigel, Chris Smigel, Cody Killam, Shawn Killam, and Matt and Dan Killam and her great grandson, Jonathan. A Funeral Home Service will be held on Thursday at 10AM in the Firtion Adams FS, 76 Broad St. Westfield, MA followed by burial in the New Cemetery, College Highway, Southwick. Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday from 5-8PM in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers contributions in Dorothy’s name may be directed to Noble VNA and Hospice, 77 Mill St. Westfield, MA 01085.

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