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Dorothy (Lane) Warner

Dorothy (Lane) Warner, 96, of Town Farm Road, Ipswich, wife of the late G. Julian Warner, died peacefully Sunday, December 11, 2016 in the Beverly Hospital following her brief illness, with many members of her family by her side.

Born in Essex on November 30, 1920, she was the daughter of the late Fred and Helen (Roberts) Lane. Dot was raised in Essex where she attended public schools. During WWII she contributed to the war effort as a defense worker at Sylvania in Ipswich.  Married to G. Julian Warner on April 2, 1945 the Warners made their home and raised their family in Ipswich.

Dot enjoyed years of family gatherings, camping at Covered Bridge campground in North Conway, Lobsterfest in Winter Harbor, Maine, evenings at the Millstone restaurant, Fourth of July celebrations in Manchester by the Sea, and holiday get togethers. Dorothy and Julian spent many happy times square dancing with the Riverside Squares, and after Julian passed, Dot enjoyed years of line dancing with Jo Bridges and friends.  She had a great sense of humor, and loved to laugh and spend time with her family.

She is survived by three sons, George Warner and his wife Peggy of Eagle, CO, David Warner and his wife Susan of Ipswich, and Ralph Warner and his wife Gail of Milford;  five  grandchildren, Dan Warner and wife Beth, Christopher Warner and wife Naomi, Lauren Coggeshall and husband Nick, Paul Warner, and Lt. Maria Warner, USN; five great grandchildren, Cameron and Briar Coggeshall, and Robin, Shay, and George Warner; a brother, Randall Lane; a sister, Roslyn and husband Dave Doane, and  many dear nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Reyford, Russell, and Henry Lane.

Her funeral service will be held 11 am Friday December 16 in the Whittier-Porter Funeral Home, 6 High Street, Ipswich followed by interment n the Cowles Memorial Cemetery, Ipswich. Family and friends are respectfully welcomed. Hours of visitation from 9 to 11 am will precede the service. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions in her name may be made to Ipswich Caring. P.O. Box 584, Ipswich MA 01938.

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