Dorothy Adams Nicotra Obituary

Dorothy Adams  Nicotra
Dorothy Adams Nicotra

March 18, 1956 - October 23, 2017
Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Resided in Manville, New Jersey



Dorothy Adams Nicotra

61, passed away October 23, 2017.

Dorothy was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and formerly of Apollo, PA, Sparta, Lake Hopatcong and Bridgewater before moving to Manville in 2013. In 1976, Dorothy owned and operated Scissor Styx Salon in Lake Hopatcong for 15 years. In 1991, she became a flight attendant for American Airlines until the onset of her illness. Dorothy was a very active member of the Bridgewater United Methodist Church where she worked with the children’s ministry. Dorothy will be sadly missed by her family and friends.

She is predeceased by her father David Adams.

Surviving are her son Michael, a daughter Sara, her mother Mona Porter, two sisters, Amanda and Lisa Adams, a brother David, and seven nieces and nephews; Ashlyn Hall, Luke Schriefer, Kendra Schriefer, Jamie Gerber, Jason, David and Hannah Adams.

Memorial services will be 6pm Friday at the Bridgewater United Methodist Church, 651 Country Club Rd, Bridgewater. Cremation will be private. Arrangements by Bruce C. VanArsdale Funeral Home, 111 N. Gaston Ave, Somerville.

Donations can be made to the Bridgewater United Methodist Church. To send condolences to the family, please visit




Bridgwater United Methodist Church
651 Country Club Road
Bridgewater, NJ US 08807
Friday, October 27, 2017
6:00 PM


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