Dorothy Josephine LaBine, age 79 of Springfield, formerly of Lebanon, passed away Thursday, July 18, 2013. She was born August 28, 1933 to the late Richard Henry and Mary Rose Newton Gootee. Besides her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Donald LaBine; two sons, Donald and Darrell LaBine; one daughter, Diane Hartmann; three brothers, Ed, Earl, and Joe Gootee, and seven sisters, Addie Everhart, Louise Page, Evelyn Pophan, Bertha Alford, Rita Mullins, Nola Pophan, and Jean Gereau.
She is survived by one son, Dale Jude LaBine of Texas; one sister, Edna Kelley of Louisville, four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren also survive along with a host of other relatives and friends.
The family has chosen creation.