Dolores G. (Gambale) Gartzman, 80, of Manchester, passed away on Thursday, December 29th, 2022. She is the daughter of the late William and Helen Gambale of Maple Shade, NJ. She was a retired senior computer programmer for the State of New Jersey, Unemployment Division.
Dolores enjoyed volunteering at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital and making blankets for the patients there. She was an avid reader and gardener who loved her family, her cats and living out her retirement in snowy New Hampshire.
She is survived by her daughter Deborah Reed and granddaughter Kaitlynn Cassidy, both of Manchester, CT, and brother Joe Gambale of Marlton, NJ. She was predeceased by her son Donald R. Reed, Jr.
Family and friends may call on the John F. Tierney Funeral Home, 219 W. Center St. in Manchester on Thursday, January 5th, 2023, from 10:00 - 10:30 a.m. with a Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 11:00 a.m. at St. James Parish, 896 Main Street in Manchester. Burial will be held at a later time. For online condolences, please visit www.tierneyfuneralhome.com.