Dorothy Carol D. Edelman, 83, died on December 18, 2018, at the Harbor in Stanardsville. Dorothy Carol was born in Cranford, N.J. on May 9, 1935, grew up in Westfield, N.J. and after marriage to Dana F. Edelman, surviving husband of 60 years, resided in Roselle, N.J. for 39 years and since has resided for 20 years in Ruckersville, Va. Dorothy Carol was predeceased by her brother, Douglas M. Dubois. She is survived by her two sons, Robert D. Edelman of Somerset, Va., and John S. Edelman of Edinburg, Va., and their wives, Pam Edelman and Diane Edelman, respectively. Dorothy Carol has seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. She delighted in spending time with her children, their spouses and their families. She was a follower of Jesus Christ, a devoted student of the Bible and prayer warrior. A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, January 5, 2019, at the Madison Presbyterian Church in Madison, Va. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Alzheimer's Association, 355 Rio Rd W Suite 102, Charlottesville VA 22901 or a charity of choice.