Dana Lee Atwood, age 61, of East Providence, RI died Saturday, February 8, 2014 at Morristown Memorial Hospital, Morristown, NJ. Dana was born May 6, 1952 in Camp Kilmer, NJ. She is the daughter of Susanne (Bendix) Pinkerton and the late David L Pinkerton.
She was employed as a Customer Service Representative for Bank of America, Providence, RI for many years. Dana graduated from Roxbury High School, Succasunna, NJ, Class of 1970. She enjoyed gardening, spending time with her family and was an avid animal lover.
She is survived by 2 daughters: Stacey Bandell and husband Yaron and Jessica Atwood; her mother: Susanne Bendix) Pinkerton; 2 sisters: Sandra Oatley and husband Ray S. and Judith Swan and husband Thomas, 1 brother: Michael Pinkerton and wife Laurie; 3 grandchildren: Sterling, Layna And Zander, many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held 1:00 pm on Saturday, February 15 at St. Peters Episcopal Church, , Washington, NJ. Burial of cremains will be held at a later date.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Cochran Funeral Home, 905 High Street, Hackettstown, NJ 07840. cochranfuneral.com
February 22nd, 2014 1:45 am
Dana's family and friends, I was saddened to hear of Dana's passing. We knew each other from Bridgewater State College and for some years thereafter. I knew her for her ready laugh and genuine concern for others. May your memories of her comfort you.
February 16th, 2014 7:41 pm
To Dana's Family & Friends,
Please accept my most heartfelt condolences. I had the pleasure of working with Dana at Filene's & she was such a lovely gentle soul. She & Sally gave me more laughs than I can count! I was so happy to reconnect with her on Facebook! The world was a better place with Dana in it. Wishing you peace & comfort.
February 14th, 2014 9:49 am
My sincere condoleances to all family members.
Karen & Steve Carpenter
February 11th, 2014 5:16 pm
Our condolences to the family. You're in our thoughts and prayers. Karen & Steve
Hugh Holmes, Jr.
February 10th, 2014 8:27 pm
February 10th, 2014 9:53 am
sorry for your loss.
Raegan Ruggles Colburn
February 9th, 2014 3:37 pm
Truly sorry for your loss.
February 9th, 2014 2:52 pm
I am very sorry to hear this! Sympathy to the family!
Abigail & Angel Crespo
February 9th, 2014 2:45 pm
Mrs. Pinkerton, Judy, Sandy
Our hearts go out to you at this time.
It is never easy.
May God's peace envelop the family.
Sincerely, Abby & Angel
February 9th, 2014 1:21 pm
Our sincere condoleances to all the family.
We wish you all strength n these difficult times.
Helma, Patrick, Mathijs and Charlotte
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