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Dorothy Eckhart Douglass
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Birth: Sep. 12, 1913
Livingston County
Michigan, USA
Death: Mar. 7, 2013

Dorothy Douglass Formerly of Fowlerville Dorothy Douglass, age 99, formerly of Fowlerville, died Thursday, March 7, 2013. She was born Sept. 12, 1913 to Cleve and Dora Eckhart in rural Fowlerville. She was a 1931 graduate and orchestra clarinetist of Fowlerville High School. After Lansing Business University, she was employed by the State of Michigan, later at Michigan State in the Horticulture Dept. Married to Stirling Douglass on June 20, 1937, they had 3 children: Jacquelyn, John and Jerry. They were avid gardeners, travelled most of the states and throughout Canada, wintering in Florida. Loyal MSU fans, they had season football tickets for over 50 years. As a member of Fowlerville First United Methodist Church for most of her life, she was treasurer of the Women's Society for many years. In recent years she had enjoyed many activities and friends at her residence in Town Commons in Howell. Surviving are 2 children: Jerry and Jackie Douglass of Howell, Jackie Mackay of Ridgetown, Ontario, daughter-in-law: Debi Douglass of Howell, 11 Grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and 7 great-greatgrandchildren and her sister: Helen and Richard Reyhl of Royal Oak, sisters-in-law: Bobbi Eisele and Betty Douglass. She was preceded in death by her father: Cleve, at age 6, her mother and step-father: Dora and George Stow, sister: Pauline and Sherman Lillywhite, husband of 67 years, Stirling, son: John and granddaughter: Melissa Douglass, son-in-law: John Mackay, in-laws: Wendell Douglass, Treva and Russell Risdon and Ed Eisele. Services 1:00 p.m. Sunday, March 10 at Fowlerville First United Methodist Church with Pastor Thomas Tarpley officiating. Interment in Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation Saturday 1-4 & 6-8 p.m. at Niblack Funeral Home, Dillingham Liverance Chapel. Memorial contributions may be made to Fowlerville First United Methodist Church.

Published in Lansing State Journal on March 9, 2013 
Family links: 
  Stirling Carriere Douglass (1913 - 2004)*
  John P. Douglass (1946 - 2010)*
*Calculated relationship
Greenwood Cemetery
Livingston County
Michigan, USA
Created by: Glenn Geirland
Record added: Mar 09, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106413677
Dorothy <i>Eckhart</i> Douglass
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