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91, passed away on March 14, 2017, at Carepoint Health Bayonne Medical Center following a short illness, surrounded by her family. Doris graduated on May 25, 1948 from the Bayonne Hospital School of Nursing. She went on to work for 46 years at Bayonne hospital, retiring in 1996. She continued to be active in the Bayonne Nursing School Alumni Organization as Secretary. Doris was born on April 16, 1925 in Bayonne, NJ and was a city resident her entire life. She married Joseph Rath on February 5, 1949. She raised her 2 sons while working at Bayonne Hospital as a registered nurse. Doris was predeceased by her husband Joseph Rath, her parents Clara (Hill) and Emil Lindon and three brothers Albert Lindon, Roy Lindon, and Donald Lindon as well as her brother-in-laws, Dennis O’Donnell, and John (Jack) Rath. Doris is survived by her two sons, James and wife Eileen, and Joseph and wife Elaine (King). Doris was proud to have three grandchildren, Andrew Rath, James and Bridget Rath. She is also survived by two sisters, Carol O’Donnell, and Arlene and husband Charles Shipley, and sister-in law Margaret (Mae) (Campbell) Rath, as well as many nieces, nephews and their families. The family appreciates the efforts of the ICU staff of Carepoint Bayonne Medical Center and the special care given by Doctor Ira Brooks. In lieu of flowers, kindly consider a donation to St. Jude’s Hospital. Funeral arrangements by SWEENEY Funeral Home, 857 Kennedy Blvd.

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