Lynn Katherine Dabbs(Trice) of Peekskill, NY passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her family on April 2, 2020 She was 70 years old.
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Lynn was born on March 26, 1950 in Greenburgh, NY to Harold Trice and Evelyn Trice ( Reed ) She has lived in Peekskill for over 50 years. Lynn attended both Greenburgh and Peekskill schools. Graduating in 1967 at Peekskill High School. She also was a member of Union Baptist Church in White Plains, NY.
She attended Mercy College where she studied Nursing. On September 24, 1977 she married Leroy Dabbs Sr. in Peekskill, NY In that union they had two children Edresse and Eboni. She was employed at Field Home Holy Comforter in Yorktown Heights, NY as a CNA for 25 years she retired in 2011. In the early 70's she also worked as a Psych Nurse Assistant at the Veterans Affair (VA) in Montrose, NY. In edition to her career in the nursing field , Lynn was a dedicated mother first and foremost. She treasured her children and embraced every moment with them. She especially loved her role as Grandma. She had a vivacious personality and always made people around her laugh. She was a remarkable cook and enjoyed preparing meals for her family and friends most especially over the holidays and for parties
She enjoyed Reading, Crocheting, Fishing, Playing Spades, Scary Movies, Crime Shows, Bowling, Music and Partying. .
Lynn is survived by her three children Pira Joseph Sr. of Peekskill, NY
Edresse Dabbs of Peekskill, NY and Eboni Dabbs of Peekskill, NY. Her daughter in law Carolyn Joseph(Pearson) of Yonkers, NY
16 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren and 37 step grandchildren and 16 step children. Her sister in law Lorean Dabbs(Chestnut) of Clover, VA and Blanche Dabbs of Peekskill, NY
She Was Predeceased by her husband Leroy Dabbs Sr. of Peekskill, NY her father Harold Trice of Kingston, Jamaica , Her Mother Evelyn Trice(Reed) of Peekskill, NY 1 great grandchild Ta'don Pearson of Peekskill, NY her step-son in law Lance Lindsay & her two sister in laws Cora Barney(Dabbs) of Beacon, NY and Nannie Dabbs of Ossining, NY her two step-daughters Laverne Dabbs of Yonkers, NY and Joyce Lindsay(Dabbs) of Peekskill, NY her two brother in laws Samuel Dabbs Sr. of Peekskill, NY and Eugene Dabbs Jr of Clover, VA her mother in law & father in law Mabel Dabbs(Morton) & Eugene Dabbs Sr. of Clover, VA
And a host of nieces, nephews cousins and friends.
Viewing for Lynn will be held Wednesday, April 8, 2020
Because of the Pandemic that we are experiencing, ONLY IMMEDIATE FAMILY MEMBERS ARE ALLOWED TO ATTEND