Dorothy E. "Dot" LaMotte
York - Dorothy E. "Dot" LaMotte, 89, formerly of Shrewsbury passed away Monday, January 11, 2021 at WellSpan York Hospital. She was the wife of the late Robert H. LaMotte who passed away in 1997.
Born in Springfield, York Co., PA, she was a daughter of the late Curvin and Mary (Floyd) Shirey. Dot was a longtime resident of Shrewsbury and was employed by the former Weyerhaeuser & Co. in New Freedom for 18 years retiring in 1993. She loved to cook, complete word searches and enjoyed spending time with her family and grandchildren. Dot was a former member of the Ladies Auxiliary of Shrewsbury Fire Co.
She is survived by four children Candace, wife of Robert Riley of York, Kim, wife of Michael Elmo of New Oxford, Crystal, wife of Randy Schnetzka of Seven Valleys and Mark LaMotte and wife Laura of York; 4 granddaughters; 2 great-granddaughters, 1 great-grandson; 1 great-great-grandson and 1 great-great granddaughter. Dot was preceded in death by her nine siblings Richard, William, Arthur and Curvin Shirey, Jr., Margaret Schrum, Emma Wise, Grace Wise, Kathryn Shirey and Charlotte Reed.
Graveside services will be held at the convenience of her family.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to The Leukemia And Lymphoma Society
, 2405 Park Road, Suite 100, Harrisburg, PA 17011 in her memory. www.HartensteinCares.com