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Dorothy L. Kohne (nee Hankey)

March 10, 1928 - September 20, 2020

Dorothy Lee Kohne (nee Hankey), 92, of St. Louis, died Sept. 20.

Known to friends as “Dot,” Dorothy was born March 10, 1928 to Wayne and Francis Hankey.

Dot had seven children. She is survived by her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her mother, father and three brothers.

Survivors include Gail Lawlor, Diane Van Booven, Marcia Whelan, Melissa Kohne, Jennifer (Geoff) Kohne, Greg Kohne and Maria Kohne.

Dot worked at Washington University in St. Louis for 15 years.

Dot loved to spend time with her family. She was famous for her delicious pies. Hobbies included baking, gardening, crossword puzzles, board games, traveling and spending time with friends.

The last two months she was cared for at her daughter Jennifer’s house.

Due to COVID-19, the family plans to have a celebration of Dot’s life at a later date.

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