Born on February 5, 1928 in Southington to the late Michael and Kathryn (Kozak) Kizilski, she had been a lifelong Southington resident.
Dorothy retired from Microtech Inc. in Cheshire after 30 years. She was a longtime member of Immaculate Conception Church in Southington. She was a wonderful, devoted mother and will be deeply missed by her family.
She is survived by her 4 children: son Peter and wife Carol of Colorado; Kathleen and husband Michael of Avon; John and wife Barbara of FL and Eric and wife Debra of Meriden; 6 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her 5 siblings: Frank, Peter, John, Henry and Ann.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Dorothy’s memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 12, 2016 at the Immaculate Conception Church, 130 Summer St., Southington. Burial will follow in Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Southington. Calling hours will be held before the service from 9:00 -10:00 a.m. at the Plantsville Funeral Home, 975 S. Main St., Plantsville. For online condolences and directions, please visit www.plantsvillefuneralhome.com.