Dorothy Rine, 72, of Newcomerstown, passed away peacefully in her home on Sunday, May 20, 2012.

She was born Nov. 11, 1939, in Freeport, to the late Lewis Triplett and Grace (Butler) Triplett.

She was a 1957 graduate of Port Washington High School.

She retired from Kurz-Kasch after 37 years of service.

Dorothy enjoyed playing bingo, cards and most especially, she loved watching her grandkids play sports.

Dorothy is survived by her sons, Jeff and Tim both of Newcomerstown; her grandchildren, Shane, Megan, Logan, Chirstin, J.C., Jack and Jacob; two brothers, Tom Triplett of Newcomerstown, Ernie (Carolyn) Triplett of Beaver Dam, Ky.; and many nieces and nephews.

Dorothy was also anxiously awaiting the birth of her first great-grandchild.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by four brothers, Armond "Buddy," Paul "Tinker," Frederick, and Jerry Triplett; two sisters, Catherine "Punkin" Triplett and Grace Lucille Triplett; and a half-sister, Naoma Fibet.

Services will be May 24, 2012, at the Addy Funeral Home, Newcomerstown, with the Rev. Derek Hickman officiating.

Burial was in West Lawn Cemetery, Newcomerstown.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of the funeral home.

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