She was born in Nashua on May 19, 1928, to Roger and Cora (Mosher) Goldthwaite. Dora spent her early years in Dunstable and Groton, MA. After many years of enjoying the family camp on Swift River in Albany, she retired to Conway, NH.
Dora enjoyed flower gardening, making award-winning terrariums, and preserving produce from the garden. Dora worked at the Belle Shop in Nashua and McGreevy’s Pharmacy in Lowell.
She is survived by her three children: Janet O’Brien of Sunapee, Neil English (Leigh) of Epsom, and Brenda O’Neil (Arthur) of Albany, NH; six grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her husband of 65 years, Gerald, her son, Ronald, and her son-in-law, Sherman O’Brien.
Services for Dora will be announced. Burial was private at Central Cemetery, Dunstable.
Donations in her memory may be made to Shriners Children's Hospital, 51 Blossom Street, Boston, MA 02114 www.shrinerschildrens.org
Arrangements under the care of Badger Funeral Home, 45 School Street, Groton, MA 01450 978-448-6782 www.badgerfuneral.com