On the morning of May 6, 2014, Doris B. Lamon died peacefully of natural causes at Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla, NY. Doris was 84.
Doris was born on May 29, 1930 in Philadelphia, PA. She was the fourth child and second daughter to John & Emma Wind Betz. As a long-time resident of the town of Kerhonkson, she was known throughout the community as a dedicated, giving woman. Doris was a loving wife, mother and grandmother, as well as a strong devotee to community service and leadership. She was a life member of the Kerhonkson-Accord First Aid Squad and dedicated many years to the Rochester II Ladies Auxiliary, as well as the Lioness Club. In addition to extracurricular service, Doris served as the former Town of Rochester Town Hall Bookkeeper/Office Manager.
Doris is survived by her husband of 64 years, Edwin R. Lamon Jr., sons Bruce Lamon of Florida, Wayne Lamon (partner Jennifer Williams) of North Carolina, Edwin Lamon III (partner Lisa Kellogg) of Rosendale, Reza Razzazan of Kingston and daughters Denise Razzazan (husband Bob Brown) and Shirley Lamon (partner Tom Ryan) as well as her six treasured grandchildren Jennifer Fredericks (fiancé Brian Altomare), Mariam Razzazan, Edwin Lamon IV, Hamid Razzazan, Heather Lamon and Daria Razzazan.
Visiting hours will be held on Friday, May 9th from 5-7pm at H.B. Humiston Funeral Home, Kerhonkson. A celebration of her life will follow at 7pm.
As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made in Doris’ name to the Kerhonkson-Accord First Aid Squad, PO Box 67, Kerhonkson, New York 12446.