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Dorothy Comstock Riley
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Birth: 1925
Death: Oct. 23, 2004

Michigan Supreme Court Justice. She served on the Michigan Supreme Court from 1984 until 1997, when Parkinson's disease forced her into retirement. A resident of Grosse Pointe, Michigan, she died at St. John Hospital in Detroit at the age of 79.  
 
Burial:
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Section 15, Lot 1045, Grave 4
 
Created by: Always with Love
Record added: Oct 26, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9709943
Dorothy <i>Comstock</i> Riley
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Dorothy <i>Comstock</i> Riley
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Dorothy <i>Comstock</i> Riley
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Much has been written and said about Justice Dorothy Comstock Riley. Becoming the first woman appointed to the Michigan Court of Appeals was just the beginning for Justice Riley; she later became the first woman appointed to the Michigan Supreme Court. Ev...(Read more)
- Daniel Pletcher
 Added: Nov. 25, 2012
Rest in peace, Dorothy.
- elvie
 Added: Oct. 26, 2004
 
 
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