A funeral mass was offered April 18 at St. Joseph of the Palisades Church, West New York for Dorothy M. Latronica, 97, of Chelsea, Mass. and West New York. She passed away April 12 at the Chelsea Jewish Nursing Home in Chelsea, Mass. Born in Guttenberg she was the former owner of the Garden State Florist in West New York. She was the wife of the late Frank C. Latronica; mother of Kathleen D. Hansen and her husband Ronald; and grandmother of Mark Hansen and his fiance Stephanie Keeler, and Philip Hansen and his fiance Alyson Sullivan. Dorothy was predeceased by 10 siblings. Services arranged by Vainieri Funeral Home, North Bergen.

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