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Gladys Mary Litz Kullmann

May 27, 1941 ~ November 28, 2017 (age 76)
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Rhinebeck – Gladys Mary Litz Kullmann, 76, passed away at her home in Rhinebeck on November 28, 2017.
Born in Kingston, NY on May 27, 1941, she was the daughter of the late Joseph J. and Gladys Mary (Addis) Betley.
She worked for many years as the Office Manager for Bottini Fuel, Red Hook.
Gladys took part in many local organizations. She was Chaplain of VFW Auxiliary Red Hook Post #7765,  the Rhinecliff Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary, served on the Board of Directors for Rhinebeck and Hyde Park AARP; was a member of the Hyde Park Recreation Center for  Senior Citizens as well as a volunteer for Bingo at the Moose and the Ferncliff Gift Shop.
 Parishioner at St. Christopher's Roman Catholic Church and St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church Hyde Park
She was predeceased by her husbands James M. Litz and Richard C. Kullmann; her son James S. (Lourdes)  Litz; her parents; and siblings Joseph J. Betley Jr., Helen Dunham, Teresa Overbeek, Stephen Betley, and Laura Tiano; and son-in-law Tim (Debra) Fletcher.
Gladys is survived by her daughter Debra A. Litz Fletcher; a sister Joan Schilling; grandchildren Laurie Amagan, Denise (Matthew) Thornton, Nicholas Fletcher, Stephen J. Litz, and Lauren Fletcher; daughter-in-law Lourdes Litz; as well as many nieces, nephews, and friends of the community.
Calling hours will be held at the Dapson-Chestney Funeral Home, 51 W. Market St., Rhinebeck, on December 8th from 4 to 7 PM.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Christopher’s Church,  Red Hook on December 9th at 10AM. Burial will follow at the Mount Calvary Cemetery, Kingston, NY.
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 Service Information

December 8, 2017

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Dapson Chestney Funeral Home
51 West Market St PO Box 515
Rhinebeck, NY 12572

Funeral Mass
December 9, 2017

10:00 AM
St. Christopher church
Red Hook, NY 12571

December 9, 2017

12:00 PM

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