U. Karen Dingley
Troy - Dingley, U. Karen Dingley of Brunswick passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, December 9, 2020 surrounded by her loving husband and children. Born on June 9, 1946 she was the daughter of the late John and Ursula Riley. She is survived by her husband of 57 years, C. Thomas Dingley, her children, Christine C. Dingley, Thomas M. Dingley and Cynthia J. Ward, her grandchildren, Jysecca Dickenson, Matthew Dingley, River-Ashley Ward, Summer Ward, and Forest Ward and her great grandchildren James and McKenzie Dickenson; sisters Kathleen Brandon, Mary Beth Brown, several nieces and nephews and her faithful furbaby Rusty. Karen worked as the men's buyer at Cohoes Manufacturing Co for over 25 yrs before she retired. She loved the beach, traveling, gardening, cooking, reading, vacationing, and renovating their home she and her husband shared and raised their children. Most of all, Karen cherished spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Calling hours will be held on Monday from 5 to 7 pm at Purcell Funeral Home 510 Pawling Ave Troy, funeral services will be held Tuesday at 9:30 am at St. Michaels Church in Troy. In lieu of flowers you could make a tribute gift to the AmericanLungAssociation@action.lung.org