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Dorothy Ellen Hiemstra

June 26, 1960 June 8, 2018
Dorothy Ellen Hiemstra
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Obituary for Dorothy Ellen Hiemstra

Dorothy Ellen Hiemstra age 57 of Centreville, Michigan passed away Friday, June 8, 2018 at her home.
She was born June 26, 1960 in Sturgis, Michigan daughter of John and Lucille (Poley) Saunders.
Dorothy resided in the Centreville and Sturgis area her whole life. On October 5, 1984 she married Larry Hiemstra in Sturgis.
She was a dedicated homemaker and a massage therapist. Dorothy enjoyed mushroom hunting, rock hunting and gemology.
Dorothy is survived by her husband: Larry Hiemstra, Sr.; two sons: Larry (Diana) Hiemstra, Jr. and William Rose both of Sturgis; one daughter: Melissa Hiemstra of Sturgis; four granddaughters: Makenna Hodges, Haley Williams, Kylie Rose and Taylor Rose; father: John Saunders of Ocala, Florida; one brother: Gary (Linda) Foster of Tuscaloosa, Alabama and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her mother.
In accordance with her wishes cremation has taken place. A memorial service celebrating the life of Dorothy E. Hiemstra will be held at 3:00 P.M. Saturday at the Hackman Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes, 114 S. Nottawa St., Sturgis, MI 49091, 269-651-2331. Pastor Paul Pierucki will officiate.
The family suggests those wishing to make a memorial donation in Dorothy’s memory consider the Animal Rescue Fund (ARF), P.O. Box 593, Centreville, MI 49032.
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3:00 PM 6/16/2018 3:00:00 PM
Hackman Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes

114 S. Nottawa Street
Sturgis, MI 49091

Hackman Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes
114 S. Nottawa Street Sturgis 49091 MI
United States

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