August 4, 1909 ~ February 15, 2008
Dorothy Bowne Affleck, 98, of Wallingford, died Friday, Feb. 15, 2008. Wife of the late Richard L. Affleck, Dot is survived by daughter Betty Ann Osgood and her husband John of Hamden and a son Richard S. Affleck and his wife Aldona of Annandale, VA. Also survived by 4 grandchildren, Richard Affleck, Lisa Phillips, Elizabeth (Osgood) Cryan and Timothy Osgood and 4 great-grandchidren, Amanda Cryan and Amber, Alexandra, and Alina Phillips. Dot was born in Flushing, NY on Aug. 4, 1909, daughter of the late Stephen C. Bowne, Jr. and Ann Elizabeth Mettler. She lived in Cheshire for 25 years before moving to Wallingford. She had been a secretary in a dental office. Dot was a member of the Mt. Carmel Congregational Church, Mt. Carmel Women's Club and the Mt. Carmel Book Club. Funeral service Mon., Feb. 18, 2008 at 1 p.m. at BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 WHITNEY AVE., HAMDEN. Interment in Centerville Cemetery. Contributions in her memory can be made to the Mt. Carmel Congregational Church, Memorial Fund, 3284 Whitney Ave., Hamden, CT 06518.