Dorothy M. Avin Obituary

Dorothy M.   Avin
Dorothy M. Avin

May 13, 1930 - December 14, 2017
Born in Taunton, Massachusetts
Resided in Bridgewater, New Jersey



Dorothy M. Avin

87, passed away December 14, 2017.

She was born in Taunton, Massachusetts and formerly of the Inwood section of New York City before moving to Bridgewater in 1991.In her early years, Dorothy was employed as a telephone operator for the New York Telephone Company for over twenty years, retiring in 1983. She was a communicant of the Blessed Sacrament Church in Martinsville. Dorothy enjoyed reading and especially spending her summer vacations with her family going to the pool and the beach at the Jersey Shore in Bradley Beach. She will be sadly missed by her family and friends.

She is predeceased by her husband August Talbot who passed away in 1988 and three brothers Leo, Everett and William.

Surviving are her children, sons Robert Avin Jr. and his wife Sonia and James W. Avin and his wife Theresa, and her daughters Geri Trainor and Debra Warwick and her husband Douglas, her brother Robert Talbot, eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Prayers services will be 10am Thursday at the Bruce C. VanArsdale Funeral Home 111 N. Gaston Ave, Somerville 908-725-3111. Interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, in Hawthorne, NY.

Visitation will be 2-4pm and 6-8pm Wednesday at the funeral home.

Donations can be made to Green Knoll Rescue Squad. P.O. Box 6456, Bridgewater, NJ 08007. To send condolences to the family, visit



Bruce C. Van Arsdale Funeral Home
111 North Gaston Avenue
Somerville, NJ US 08876
Wednesday, December 20, 2017
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday, December 20, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Bruce C. Van Arsdale Funeral Home
111 North Gaston Avenue
Somerville, NJ US 08876
Thursday, December 21, 2017
10:00 AM


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