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Dorothy L. Weaver Lubbs

Published: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 1:15 a.m. CDT
Dorothy L. Weaver Lubbs

POLO – Dorothy L. Weaver Lubbs, 81, of Polo, passed away Saturday, April 19, 2014, at Polo Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center.

She was born June 1, 1932, in Compton, the daughter of Arlo and Rose (Bauer) Zimmerman. She graduated from Mendota High School in 1950. On April 28, 1962, she was united in marriage to James Weaver. He preceded her in death in February 1996. Dorothy then married Charles Lubbs on Aug. 18, 2001. He preceded her in death in February 2012.

Dorothy worked for KSB Hospital in Dixon, retiring in 1998 after 15 years. In retirement, she volunteered at St. Mark Lutheran Church in Polo, KSB Hospital, and as a treasurer for Polo Senior Center.

Survivors include her son, Larry (Theresa) Weaver of Polo; her sisters, June Prentice of Mendota and Ruth Fredricks of Lincoln; her brother, Robert Zimmerman of Ripon, Wis.; her grandchildren, Lori and Clayton Weaver; and many nieces and nephews.

She also was preceded in death by a sister, Joyce.

Visitation will be from 9 to 10 a.m. Wednesday and the funeral at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Mark Lutheran Church, 201 N. Division Ave., Polo. Burial will be at Chapel Hill Cemetery in Dixon. Polo Family Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

Memorials have been established to St. Mark Lutheran Church and Serenity Hospice & Home.

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