10/2/2015 – Elizabeth (Betty) S. Gambert, Wellesley Island

Mrs. Elizabeth (Betty) S. Gambert, age 84, died Thursday, Oct. 1, at River Hospital, after being stricken at her home. There will be no calling hours or funeral as per her request .

Betty was born August 10, 1931 in Watertown, the daughter of Wallace and Ruth Ingerson Dollinger. She graduated from Watertown High School.

On July 23, 1949, she married Robert Gambert, a retired Newark City Police Investigator. Mr. Gambert died March 29, 1998.

She worked in New Jersey for Lily Tulip Paper Company.

Surviving are three children, Gary of Fineview, Valerie of Sackets Harbor, and Caryn of Arizona; four grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Two brothers Fred and Donald Dollinger died before her.

Donations can be made in her name to The Wellesley Island Volunteer Fire Department, 45767 County Rd 100A, Wellesley Island, N.Y. 13640.


  1. A great Lady–remember going over and visiting on Welsey island. She’s only a whisper away and will ve watching over you.

  2. Don Dollinger Posted

    Will always remember all the great times spent with Uncle Bob and Aunt Betty. They will be so sorely missed.

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