LARSON, Dorothy Anne
Dorothy A. Larson, 82, passed away on November 13, 2012. She was born in Portsmith, Virginia, February 13, 1930, and was a 62 year resident of Temple City. She was married for 54 years to Robert Larson, who predeceased her. She is survived by her 3 daughters, Carol, Sharon & Doria and their husbands, six grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. Throughout her life Dorothy was a devoted and dedicated volunteer for many civic causes, most notably the League of Women Voters Pasadena area where for 51 years she passionately encouraged the
League's mission of "informed and active participation of citizens in government." She was a skilled seamstress. She created everything from prom dresses for her daughters to Halloween costumes for her grandchildren. She also enjoyed cooking, and could prepare a delicious meal even in the tiny kitchen of the trailer in which she explored the west on family vacations.