2/7/1934 – 6/9/2013
Dorothy Irene Corner, age 79, passed away on Sunday, June 9th at the Laurels of Carson City.
Dorothy was born in Bessemer, Michigan on February 7, 1934, the daughter of Harold & Vivian (Young) Pitchford. They precede her in death in addition to one daughter, Marcia Griswold; one granddaughter, Kaleigh Griswold and three brothers, Charles, Bernard and Raymond.
She is survived by one daughter, Sherry & Dennis Mann of Sheridan; two sons, Ron Griswold of Edmore and Bryan & Debra Griswold of Six Lakes; ten grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Dorothy was a long time resident of the Sheridan area and an avid quilter. Dorothy’s entire family would like to express their deepest gratitude and appreciation to the entire staff of Laurels of Carson City for the wonderful care their mom received over the past few years.
Funeral services for Dorothy will be held on Wednesday, June 12th at 11:00 AM at the Simpson Family Funeral home in Sheridan with Pastor Jamey Nichols officiating. Visitation with the family will be one hour prior beginning at 10 AM. Final interment will be at the North Eagle Cemetery in Eagle, Michigan.
For those desiring to do so, the family has suggested memorial donations be made to Great Lakes Caring Hospice and envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
On 6/9/2013 Jackie Roberts, Decker-Hagen said:
Sherry and Den, I am so sorry for you loss. I know what is it like to lose a mother as I just lost mine. I always liked your Mom, Sherry she was a very nice lady. May God be with you in the time of loss.
On 6/10/2013 Rita Thompson said:
Dorothy was one of the nicest, kindest ladies I have ever met. I worked with her at Goodwill for almost 2yrs. She had lots of friends and will be missed.
On 6/10/2013 Bonnie Grass said:
To all my aunt Dorothy children and there families Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers I will always remembers her kindness she loved her family. I hope my mom and her will cross paths again she was my moms best friend. Bonnie and family
On 6/12/2013 Kathleen Crocker said:
I wish we could be there. She was the best Aunt ever and I have great memories of spending time with her as a child.
On 6/12/2013 Diane Moore said:
I am so sorry for your loss. I never got a chance to come over to carson to see her and i truly regret it. She was a fantastic lady and i know will be missed. I worked with her for a few years. I am Proud to know that she walks with Jesus now.
On 6/13/2013 Robin Smith of Six Lakes said:
I’m so sorry for your loss. Dorthy was a wonderful person. I use to work at Laurals and always looked forward to talking with her.
On 6/20/2013 Mary Pasch said:
I am sorry for your loss. I had the pleasure of meeting Dorothy at The Laurels. She was a very sweet lady. Her children were very attentive and wonderful folks like their mother.