Barbara Ann Dickerson, a lifelong resident of the North Fork, died at her home in Laurel Oct. 11, 2018. She was 80 years old.
She was born Feb. 19, 1938 in Greenport to Alice (Sepenoski) and John Kruszeski.
She graduated from Riverhead High School with the class of 1955. She worked for the Mattituck Fire District as the treasurer for 25 years from 1991 to 2016, as well as an accounting manager for Roy Reeve Insurance Company for 25 years. She was also a member of the Sacred Heart parish.
Predeceased by her husband, Philemon T. Dickerson; her siblings, Helen Rosko, Alice Krupski and John Kruszeski, she is survived by her children, Kevin (Nancy) Dickerson of Calverton, Deborah (Jay) Rohla of Lisle, Illinois, Diane (Brian) Kokes of Redondo Beach, California and David (Karen) Dickerson of Southold; her grandchildren, Amanda, Olivia, Melanie, Nicholas, Rebecca, William, Natalie and Charles; and her sister, Jeanette Swotkewicz of Aquebogue.
The family received friends at the DeFriest-Grattan Funeral Home in Mattituck. The Liturgy of Christian Burial was celebrated at Our Lady of Good Counsel R.C. Church in Mattituck, officiated by Monsignor Joseph W. Staudt. Interment followed at Calverton National Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to East End Hospice, P.O. Box 1048, Westhampton Beach, New York 11978-7048.