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Schuiteboer, Doris E. -

Doris E. Schuiteboer

Otsego - Doris passed away Thursday, November 5, 2020 at Stanford Lodge in Plainwell. She was born September 26, 1933 in the Oakwood Neighborhood in Kalamazoo, the daughter of Carl and Helen (Thompson) Barber. Doris worked at Plainwell Paper, Kal-Equip, Mead and Rock Tenn for 20 years until her retirement in 1996. She enjoyed winters in Florida, trips to the casino, going to yard sales, traveling and car rides. Doris loved her Sunday morning trips to the lake shore with her son, Marty, “Pizza Tuesdays”, playing cards with her sisters on Thursday and going out to breakfast with her family and friends. She was a member of the VFW Post #3030 Ladies Auxiliary and Otsego United Methodist Church. Surviving are her children, Bruce (Franceen) Schuiteboer of Arizona, Cindy (Phil) Banner of Shelbyville, Chris (Teresa) Schuiteboer of Delton and Marty (Marcia) Schuiteboer of Plainwell; 10 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-granddaughter and sister, Beatrice Gauthier. She was preceded in death by her parents, son, Jerry Schuiteboer and siblings, Gerald Barber, Lucille Woodhams, Lillian Stull, Lawrence Barber, Marge Gilligan, Mildred Walker-Boss and Beverly Gauthier. According to her wishes cremation has taken place. A celebration of Doris’ life will be held at a later time. Contributions in memory of Doris may be made to Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan or the Otsego United Methodist Church.
Arrangements by
Winkel Funeral Home - Otsego
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