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Obituary for Margaret "Ann" Dame (Kinsler)

December 2, 1935 – July 18, 2022
Cornwall-On-Hudson, NY

Margaret Ann Dame was born at St. Luke’s Hospital in Newburgh on December 2, 1935. Her parents were Ella (Schroff) Kinsler and John F. Kinsler. Ann, as she was known to her many friends, grew up in Cornwall-on-Hudson and graduated from Cornwall-on-Hudson High School.

Ann went on to graduate from Albany State Teachers College (Now SUNY Albany) where she met her husband Donald H. Dame. She was a teacher at Saint Thomas’ School (Cornwall-on-Hudson), Cornwall Central High School and Monroe-Woodbury High School.

Ann enjoyed spending time with her family, summers on Cape Cod, playing bridge and gardening.

Ann was predeceased by her husband: Donald; and her sisters: Loretta Fanning and Ellen Larkin. She is survived by her children: Rebecca and Jennifer Dame of Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY; and her son: Jonathan Dame (Rita) of Haddon Heights, NJ; grandsons: Christopher Dame (Carol) of Takoma Park, MD and Colin Dame (Evan) of Collingswood, NJ; and a great-granddaughter: Celeste. She is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

Memorial Contributions in Ann's name may be made to Hospice of Orange & Sullivan counties, Inc., 800 Stony Brook Court, Newburgh, NY 12550.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 10th at St. Thomas of Canterbury Church, 340 Hudson Street, Cornwall-On-Hudson, NY. Inurnment will follow the Mass at St. Thomas Cemetery, Cornwall, NY.

Arrangements are entrusted to Quigley-Sullivan Funeral Home, Inc.; to send condolences, please go to