Throughout her life, Doris was very active
in church activities. Beginning as a Girl Scout and a member of the
Young People's Fellowship in
St. Phillip's Episcopal Church, in Brooklyn, and ending with over 40 years of service in The Church Of The Resurrection,
in East Elmhurst, Queens, Doris served on the Vestry, was a Diocesan Convention Deputy, and was an active member of the
Sick And Shut-In Committee. Doris also was a member of The Archdeaconry Of Queens.
Doris was extremely active in the community.
Her many social and political activities included service as a
at P.S. 127 and membership in The East Elmhurst - Corona Civic Association and The Frederick Douglass Democratic Club.
Doris dedicated her life to service
according to the teachings of Jesus Christ and she exemplified this
unselfish love and friendship to family and non-family alike. She forever will be remembered.
Neither invited nor dismissed
But Joy is a saving spirit
And when finally allowed into your soul
Will make an outcast of all misery
And color your living with God's smile