Dorothy Kotylak Obituary, Our Lady of Ostrabrama R.C. Church Parishioner and Rosary Society Member Has Died

Our community mourns the loss of Dorothy Kotylak, a revered parishioner of Our Lady of Ostrabrama R.C. Church and an active member of the Rosary Society, who passed away on November 18, 2023. Dorothy’s profound impact and endearing presence will be remembered through a visitation and a Liturgy of Christian Burial, honoring her life and contributions.

Summary Table

NameDorothy Kotylak
RoleParishioner at Our Lady of Ostrabrama R.C. Church, Rosary Society Member
Date of PassingNovember 18, 2023
VisitationNovember 21st, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at DeFriest-Grattan Funeral Home, Mattituck, NY
Funeral ServiceNovember 22nd, 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Ostrabrama R.C. Church
LegacyKnown for her faith, service, fellowship, and positive impact on the community

Celebrating Dorothy’s Life and Legacy

Dorothy Kotylak was a cherished member of Our Lady of Ostrabrama R.C. Church and the Rosary Society. Her involvement was a testament to her deep faith and commitment to serving her community. Dorothy’s warm smile and kind words made her a beloved figure within the parish.

The Liturgy of Christian Burial

The Liturgy of Christian Burial, presided over by Reverend Ryszard Ficek, will be a solemn yet celebratory event, reflecting on Dorothy’s life and the blessings she brought to those around her. This service is an opportunity for the community to unite in prayer and remembrance.

Dorothy’s Impact on the Community

Dorothy’s role in the church and community went beyond her participation in religious activities. She embodied the values of faith and fellowship, leaving a lasting impression on everyone she interacted with. Her legacy is a rich tapestry of memories and life lessons that will resonate for years to come.

Commemorating Dorothy’s Spirit

As we mourn Dorothy Kotylak’s passing, let us come together to celebrate her life, remembering her spirit and the inspiration she provided. Her memory serves as a beacon of kindness and generosity, urging us to embrace these virtues in our own lives.


Dorothy Kotylak’s passing is a poignant reminder of the impact one individual can have on a community. As we bid her farewell, we cherish the memories and uphold the values she embodied. Her spirit will continue to guide and inspire the parishioners of Our Lady of Ostrabrama R.C. Church and beyond.