Dorothea Kauth grew up in Crestwood,
New York. She attended
Eastchester High School, where she met Donald and
the two married soon after.
Dot (as she was known by her friends) graduated from
Grasslands Nursing Center in Valhalla, New York where
her RN degree. She worked as a nurse in New York and
several years and spent her summers as the nurse at
Camp Kiwago while
Donald served as the director.
Her nursing career ended when she decided to devote
all her time to
raising her four children. Dot thoroughly enjoyed
Dot will be remembered for her gourmet cooking,
sense of humor and hospitality to all those who had
fortune of knowing her.
She was the perfect mom... just as her children!