Dorothy Larrabee, 1927-2019

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Dorothy Larrabee

Dorothy Larrabee passed away peacefully at the home of her daughter, Diane Tangren, in St. George, Utah on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019 at age 92.

Dorothy was born April 7, 1927 in Moab, Utah to Lloyd and Naomi (Fornoff) Somerville. She was the oldest of three daughters: Dorothy, Norma (Day), and Ruth (Oliver).

Dorothy was married to Gale Horton and was the mother to three children: Norman, Diane and Kathy. She was later married to Norman Larrabee until his death.

She is survived by two of her children, Norman (Jill) and Diane (Bob Tangren, deceased), and preceded in death by her daughter Kathy (Larry Robb) and her sisters. She loved her grandchildren: Paul (Amy), Brian, Darren (Sandy), Scott (Molly), Tracy (Steve), Jenna (Daryl), Kara (Kelly), Roger (Tami), Matthew (Tracie) and Spencer (Mandy), 32 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 2 at the Bloomington Hills 3rd Ward Building, with a viewing at 10 a.m. prior to the service.

Services will also be held in Moab on Tuesday, Nov. 5 at the 4th North LDS Chapel. Viewing at 10 a.m. and services at 11 a.m. Interment will be in the Grand Valley Cemetery, Moab, following the service.

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