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Dorothy Nahrwold

April 9, 1931 ~ February 28, 2021 (age 89)

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Dorothy M. Nahrwold (nee: Colombo) passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 28, 2021 at Bayonne Medical Center surrounded by her loving family. Dorothy was born in Jersey City and resided in Bayonne for most of her life.  Prior to her retirement, she worked as a cashier for Duncan Hardware in Jersey City for many years.

Dorothy was a member of the 21st Street Senior Citizens Unity Club in Bayonne as well as a dedicated BINGO player.  In her leisure time she took pleasure in the simple things in life such as enjoying a good crossword puzzle and watching game shows, comedies, WWE, and her favorite soap opera, General Hospital.  Dorothy's strength, beauty, and grace will forever fill and comfort the hearts of those who knew and loved her most.  She will be deeply missed and never forgotten. 

Dorothy was the beloved wife of the late Robert P. Nahrwold Sr., the dear sister to the late Michael and Frank Colombo and the devoted mother and mother-in-law to Glenn Nahrwold and his wife Deborah, Gary Nahrwold and his wife Anna, Donald Tretola and his wife Elise, and the late Robert P. Nahwold Jr., she was also a proud and loving grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt, and longtime best friend of Lucille DiPaulo. 

All services will be private.

Safely Home
Safely Home
I am home in Heaven,
Dear ones:
Oh, so happy
And so bright!
There is perfect joy
And beauty
In this everlasting light
All the pain
And grief is over,
Every restless tossing passed;
I am now
At peace forever,
Safely home
In Heaven at last.

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All services will be private

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