Dorothy M. Ylitalo, 77

Dorothy M. Ylitalo, 77, of Marcellus, former Schroeppel resident, died on Tuesday.

Born in the Town of Schroeppel, to her late parents, Caleb and Frances (Mason) Potts. Dorothy was employed by General Electric Co. and Cambridge Filter Corp. and a member a member of Local 58 SMWIA, union Syracuse. She was predeceased by her husband, Leslie L. Ylitalo on March 5, 2009.

Survivors are her two sons, Leslie T. (Maria) Ylitalo of Camillus, and Mark A. (Goldie) Ylitalo of Denver, CO; one daughter, Linda R. (Mark) Gallagher of Scottsville, NY; eight grandchildren; several siblings, nieces and nephews.

Services are at 1 pm on Friday at the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, Phoenix, NY, with the Rev. Terry Millbyer officiating. Calling hours are the same day prior to the service from 11 am to 1 pm at the funeral home 431 Main St.

Contributions: American Diabetes Assoc., 356 Midler Ave, Syracuse, NY 13206