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Delores Overley

December 20, 1937 — January 4, 2011

Obituary for Delores Overley

12/20/1937 – 1/4/2011
Delores K. “Dee” Overley, age 73, of Stanton passed away on Tuesday, January 4, 2011 at Butterworth Hospital, Grand Rapids. She was born on December 20, 1937 in Lansing, the daughter of Burdon & Ruby (Freeland) Beardsley. Her father has preceded her in death.
On June 25, 1977, Dee was married to Roy E. Overley and he survives in addition to her mother, Ruby Croff of Stanton. Also, their children, Denise & Al Dow of Pompano Beach, Florida and Kelly & David Blitch, of Deerfield Beach, Florida, 3 grandchildren, Christopher & Renata Dotson, Rachel Blitch and Erin Flaherty, a sister, Pat Howard of Sacramento, California and a special cousin, Ron Beardsley of N. Carolina.
Formerly of Lansing, Dee has been a resident of the Stanton area since 1999 after retiring in 1998 from Lansing General Hospital after 40 years of nursing. In addition, she was a member of the Greenville Community Church.
A celebration of life memorial service will be held at the Greenville Community Church on Friday, January 7, 2011 beginning at 2:00 P.M. with Pastor Joel Herron officiating.
Interment will be at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Lansing, Michigan.
In lieu of flowers, for those desiring to do so, the family suggests memorial considerations to the American Cancer Society. There will be envelopes available at the church.
On 1/5/2011 Mike and Vicki said:
Roy, We are so sorry to hear of Dees passing. Please let us know if there is anything we can do to help you through this difficult time.
On 1/5/2011 Charles and Shirley Paisley said:
We would like you to know our prayers and thoughts go out to you. We are in Florida and unable to attend Dee’s funeral. Please know that we are their in sprit with you and your family. Your friend Chuck & Shirley
On 1/5/2011 Cathy Kerr said:
Roy, my prayers are with you and yours. The next months will be so very hard but memories are precious for ever. Dee’s passing from one home to another is never easy for the family and friends she has left behind. Tears are cleansing and each new day is a blessing. I’m sure Dave is watching over her. He truly thought of you and Dee as true friends in his life! Blessing and remember to smile – she is watching!
On 1/5/2011 Mike & Julie Kaloz said:
Roy and Family, We are so sorry to hear about this terrible loss. Our thoughts and paryers are with all of you. Mike & Julie Kaloz
On 1/5/2011 Marilyn Vitek said:
Dear Roy ,,, We’re so sorry to hear of Dee’s passing,,,,I worked with Dee for many years at Lansing General along with Ruby,,,, They were two of the best nurses around.Always smiling and pleasant… It was my pleasure to have known her…May she now be an Angel of Mercy in Heaven,, Please pass my condolences on to Ruby as I have lost her mailing address.With my sincere sympathy, Marilyn Vitek LPN, Saint Johns,Michigan
On 1/5/2011 Joe & Gloria Sanger said:
May God forever bless and cherish his good and faithful servant.
On 1/6/2011 Chuck and Kathie Hendrickson said:
It was an honor to have known Dee. We were both so saddened by the new of her passing. Please let us know if there is anything we can do. We love you. God Bless.
On 1/7/2011 Duane and Joyce Tremp said:
We deeply regret the loss of Dee from our lives. She was a wonderful,gracious and caring women.Her christian faith showed through in the way she lived her life. Dee always showed great empathy toward other people and their struggles. She never failed to ask us how things were going and we knew that she really cared. Our hearts and prayers go out to you Roy and the rest of the family. She will be greatly missed.
On 1/10/2011 Terry & Lynette Peterman said:
Roy we’re sorry to hear of Dee’s passing. Our thought are with you and your family
On 1/12/2011 Patricia Howard said:
See you in heaven my dear sister.
On 1/12/2011 Kristan and Stephanie said:
See you in heaven Aunt Dee. We love you so much. Kristan and Stephanie

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