Dorothy Conen

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NEW BOSTON - Dorothy Conen, 78, passed away Sunday, July 14, 2013, at Oakwood Health Campus in Tell City.
She was born in Spencer County July 3, 1935, to the late Henry and Frieda (Polster) Lautner.
She was married June 26, 1954, to John "Skip" Conen, who preceded her in death in 2011. Also preceding her in death were a son Steve Conen; her parents; a brother, Roland "Shorty" Lautner and one stepgrandchild.
Dorothy was retired from Best Chair Co. and was a member of St. John Chrysostom Church where she sang in the Ladies Society Choir. She enjoyed reading and quilting.
 Surviving are her children, Wesley Conen of Ferdinand, Dale Conen (Suzy) of New Boston, Shirley Begle  (Tim) of Dale and Donna Gessner (Tony) of New Boston; a brother, Richard Lautner of Chandler; 10 grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; five great-grandchildren and six stepgreat-grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, July 18, (today) at St. John Chrysostom Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home in Tell City.
Memorial contributions may be made to the or the Kidney Foundation.
Messages of condolence may be left online at
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Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
920 10Th St
Tell City, IN 47586
(812) 547-2511
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Published in Perry County News on July 18, 2013
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