Nina Fedora (Reutimann) Dooley passed away unexpectedly on August 2, 2016. She was born in Schaffausen, Switzerland on August 4, 1952 and later came to the United States in 1954 with her parents Ernst and the late Fedora Reutimann settling in New Milford, CT.
Nina graduated from St. Francis Xavier School, New Milford High School and Chamberlin School of Fashion Design in Boston, MA. She later traveled extensively in Europe predominantly in Switzerland and Italy.
Nina is survived by her loving husband, C. Allen Dooley of 40 years. In addition to her husband she is survived by her twin daughters Vanessa French and her husband Michael of Bergen County, NJ, Kathrine Dooley and her fiancé Daniel Way of New Milford, CT, her father Ernst Reutimann of New Milford, CT, sisters Jeanette Nowell and her husband Robert of New Milford, CT, Mariella Meehan and her husband John of Myrtle Beach, SC and several nieces and nephews.
Nina was a loving, compassionate woman who cherished her family and enjoyed living life to the fullest. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
A funeral service will be held on Tuesday August 9, 2016, 12:00pm at the Lillis Funeral Home, 58 Bridge Street, New Milford, CT. The internment will be private. Calling hours will be held at the funeral home on Monday August 8, 2016 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm.