Dorothy Jane Vaughn was born to George and Clara Belle Bennett in Gregory, South Dakota on March 7, 1914. She passed away in the Burke Community Memorial Hospital on December 1st, 2008 at the age of 94 years, 8 months and 25 days.
Dorothy married Dallas Vaughn on July 9, 1931 in Winner. They lived in rural Gregory and Tripp County for many years before moving to Gregory in 1952 and to Dallas in 1968. In 1998, she moved to Parkview Manor and then in April 2007, she moved to Whispering Pines Assisted Living in Burke.
Family was always the focal point of Dorothy's life.