Gretchen I. Doty, 65, a manager at D&K Stores, died Thursday (Sept. 27, 2001) in Lockport Memorial Hospital after a lengthy illness.
Born Gretchen Adams in Harrison Valley, Pa., she was a graduate of North Tonawanda High School.
Mrs. Doty worked in the offices of Peter J. Schmitt Co. in Cheektowaga from 1977 to 1993.
She enjoyed gardening, bird-watching and many crafts.
Mrs. Doty lived in Lockport for the last 33 years and had previously lived in Genesee, Pa.
Her husband, Donald A., died in 1992.
Survivors include two daughters, Theresa Koplas and Carol Wittcop, both of Lockport; a son, Michael of North Tonawanda; her father, Lawrence Adams of Coudersport, Pa.; a brother, Durwood Adams of Mill, Pa.; and six grandchildren.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in Sherrie-Bream Funeral Home, 4521 Main St., Gasport. Burial will be in Acacia Park Cemetery, Pendleton.