Pottstown, Pa.: Dorothy “Dot” Caroline Stahl, 88, formerly of Lambertville, NJ, passed away on July 30, 2016 after a lengthily illness.
Born just outside of Lambertville in Rocktown, she had recently resided in Galloway, NJ with her daughter and family along with her husband Bill.
Dot retired from Goebel Porcelain Figurines and Argus Industries. She enjoyed retired life spending time with grandchildren, tending to her flower garden which was known throughout the neighborhood and also enjoyed time spent dancing on occasion with her husband Bill.
In her younger years she was involved with the West Amwell PTA and had served as president and was part of the Hunterdon County 4-H Club. She will be fondly remembered for her love of family, her tireless need to care for them and a love for animals. She hosted Thanksgiving Dinners for her entire family, the last count being 59 years in a row. God bless you Dot, as He has blessed us with you being a part of all our lives.
Daughter of the late Lee and Mildred Shepherd, she is survived by her loving husband of almost 70 years William A. Stahl, Sr., her daughter Karen Irene Hamann and her husband Michael, grandsons Mark and Eric Hamann, their wives, Michelle and Laura, great grandsons, Preston, Chase, Aiden and Eric. She is also survived by her son William A. Stahl, Jr., and his wife Valerie of Gilbertsville, Pa., granddaughters Danielle Myers and her husband Brian, Lauren Stahl and Alissa Stahl and great granddaughter Alexis.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday August 2, 2016 at 4:00 pm at the Garefino Funeral Home, 12 N. Franklin St. Lambertville, NJ 08530. Burial will follow in the Holcombe-Riverview Cemetery, Delaware Twp. Calling hour will be Tuesday from 3:00 pm until the time of the service at the funeral home.