Dorothy L. Rahn, 88, of Geneseo, died Thursday, May 16, 2019, at Hillcrest Home, in Geneseo. A funeral service to celebrate her life was at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 21 at Vandemore Funeral Home & Crematory, in Geneseo. The Rev. Becky Sherwood officiated. Burial followed at Oakwood Cemetery. A visitation was from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, May 20 at the funeral home. Memorials may be directed to the Dorothy Rahn Memorial Fund.
Dorothy was born April 7, 1931, in Davenport, Iowa, the daughter of Willard and Lillian (Burke) Privia. She married Laurell G. Rahn on Nov. 24, 1951, in Kahoka, Mo. He preceded her in death in 1986. She enjoyed playing the organ, accordion, and bingo.
Those left to cherish her memory include her daughter, Judy Hall, of Princeton; two sons, Ronald (LeJeane) Rahn, of East Moline; and Brian (Joyce) Willis, of Hot Springs, Ark.; eight grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, Laurell; her parents; and one sister, Mary Kay Wulf.
The family wishes to thank the staff of Hillcrest Home & Hospice Compassus for their loving care for Dorothy!