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January 31, 2014

Irene E. Dart

The Daily Star

---- — Irene E. Dart

PITTSFIELD — Irene E. Dart, 93 years old, of Pittsfield, passed away on Jan. 27, 2014, at A.O. Fox Memorial Hospital, Oneonta.

Irene was born on Sept. 5, 1920, in Pittsfield, the daughter of Juan and Myrtle (Deming) Prosser. Her childhood was spent in Pittsfield, and she was a 1936 graduate of New Berlin High School.

On Sept. 8, 1940, she married Ford H. Dart, who predeceased her on Jan. 3, 1983.

She is survived by her two children, Mrs. Melvin (Dianne) Perry of New Berlin and Charles Dart, also of New Berlin; as well as two grandchildren, Rodney Perry and Jennifer Hoyt; and three great-grandchildren, Emily, Kayleigh and Marc Hoyt.

Irene was a member of the Butternut Valley Grange for 65 years as well as the County, State and National Granges. She was also a member of the United Methodist Church of Morris.

A graveside service will be held in the spring.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at

Arrangements are with the Dakin Funeral Home, LP.