Dorothy ‘Koko” (Kokowsky) DeOrio, 83, of Auburn, died peacefully Wednesday, June 14, 2017 in Auburn Community Hospital.
Mrs. DeOrio was born in Auburn, the daughter of John and Anna Barnicky Kokowsky. Koko lived all her life in Auburn. She retired from General Electric and General Products. She was a communicant of Sacred Heart Church.
Surviving Mrs. DeOrio are her loving husband, Nicholas; her children and their spouses, Francis and Lynda DeOrio, Donna and Joseph Blumrick, and Nicholas and Jennifer DeOrio; and her grandchildren, Danielle and Jamie Blumrick, Lauren and Alisyn DeOrio.
She was predeceased by her siblings, John “Boris” Kokowsky and Anna Durvetsky.
In accordance with Mrs. DeOrio’s wishes, there will be no calling hours. Family and friends are invited to her Mass of Christian burial at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, June 16, in Sacred Heart Church. Entombment will be in St. Joseph’s Mausoleum, Fleming, N.Y.
Memorial contributions can be sent to Sacred Heart Church in memory of Dorothy DeOrio.
Please visit www.heieckpelcfuneralhome.com.