Dorothy Sanavaitis

Visitation at Funeral Home

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sunday, January 24, 2021
Fredrick J. Chapey & Sons Funeral Home, Inc.
1225 Montauk Hwy
West Islip, New York, United States

Funeral Mass

10:00 am
Monday, January 25, 2021
St. Patrick's R.C. Church
9 North Clinton Avenue
Bay Shore, New York, United States

Final Resting Place

Monday, January 25, 2021
Long Island National Cemetery
Pinelawn Road
Pinelawn, New York, United States

In lieu of flowers

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 262 Danny Thomas Place Memphis, TN 38105 or Wounded Warrior Project 370 7th Ave. Suite 1802 New York, NY 10001


Dorothy Sanavaitis (nee Koslab) 93, of Broad Channel NY, formerly of Bay Shore, Uniondale and Greenpoint, passed away peacefully on Monday January 18, 2021. Dorothy was born June 27,1927 to John and Mary Koslab and was the last surviving sibling to her 9 sisters and 1 brother. Dorothy was the widow to the late Andrew Sanavaitis. They had 4 children: Joyce (Dave), Denise, Andy (Cheryl), Lynda (John), and 6 grandchildren: Kim (Chris), David (Stacey), Richie (Alison), Cynthia (Thomas), Nicole (Andrew) and John John, and 8 Great-Grandchildren: Christopher, Rachel, Heather, Cameron, Makenna, Carson, Madison, and Piper, and 8 grand puppies. Her funeral arrangements are with Fredrick J. Chapey & Sons of West Islip, a funeral mass is at St. Patrick’s RC Church in Bay Shore and her final resting place is at Long Island National Cemetery in Pinelawn.

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