Dorothy Lafollette Obituary

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Dorothy A Lafollette

December 13, 1923 - May 24, 2013
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Dorothy A. LaFollette, age 89, of Hanna City, passed away at her home and went to be with her Lord and Savior at 4:40 p.m. on Friday, May 24, 2013. She was born on Dec. 13, 1923 in Ottumwa, Iowa to John H. and Mary (Levell) Smith. She married Arthur “Bud” LaFollette in Peoria on March 21, 1943. He passed away Sept. 18, 1983 in Peoria. She was also preceded in death by four sisters and two brothers. Surviving is one son, John A. (Kay) LaFollette of Hanna City, five grandchildren; David (Yvonne) LaFollette of Farmington, Denise (Rupert) Winston of Hanna City, Dorothy M. LaFollette of Hanna City, John A. (Shelley)...


Dorothy A. LaFollette, age 89, of Hanna City, passed away at her home and went to be with her Lord and Savior at 4:40 p.m. on Friday, May 24, 2013.



She was born on Dec. 13, 1923 in Ottumwa, Iowa to John H. and Mary (Levell) Smith. She married Arthur “Bud” LaFollette in Peoria on March 21, 1943. He passed away Sept. 18, 1983 in Peoria. She was also preceded in death by four sisters and two brothers.



Surviving is one son, John A. (Kay) LaFollette of Hanna City, five grandchildren; David (Yvonne) LaFollette of Farmington, Denise (Rupert) Winston of Hanna City, Dorothy M. LaFollette of Hanna City, John A. (Shelley) LaFollette of Decatur, Patrick (Mary) LaFollette of Baton Rouge, LA. Also surviving are thirteen great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.



Dorothy was a loving wife and mother who dedicated her life to be a homemaker. She prayed faithfully for her family and friends on a daily basis. Rejoice for she is now re-united with her husband and family in Heaven, but most of all she is with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.



Funeral services will be Wednesday May 29, 2013 at 10 a.m. at Davison-Fulton Woodland Chapel in Peoria. Visitation will be Tuesday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.



Burial will be in Cottonwood Cemetery in Hanna City.



Memorials may be made to Second Baptist Church in Peoria, Peoria Rescue Mission or South Side Mission in Peoria.



Please view Dorothy’s obituary online at www.Davison-Fulton.com



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