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Sylvia J. Doremus

September 26, 1925 - September 25, 2016
Muskegon, MI



Saturday, October 15, 2016
11:00 AM EDT
Unity United Methodist Church
1600 N Getty St
Muskegon, MI 49442


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700 W. Hackley Ave.
Muskegon, MI 49441
(231) 755-1805
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Sylvia June Doremus, age 90, passed away Sunday, September 25, 2016 in Fort Wayne Indiana. She was born in Highmore, South Dakota on September 26, 1925 to Eli & Hattie (Tasche) Layton. Sylvia had been employed as the 1st Woman Food Director at the Muskegon Correctional Facility until retiring in 1989. Sylvia was a member of Unity United Methodist Church.


Children: Lon (Jan) Doremus, Ranee (Larry) Gittus, Jerry (Linda) Doremus, Randy (Brenda) Doremus, Marvin (Cathy) Doremus.

Grandchildren: Mike, Michelle, Tom, Scott, Chad, Kelly, Eric, Chris, Dena, Keith, Julie. Great grandchildren: Alex, Jena, Kendall, Max, Hayden, Katie, Spencer, Brenna, Keith, Sterling, Dylan, Cole, Payten, Aaliyah, Anthony, Nathan, Maddie, Cynthia, Derrick, Jada.

Great Great Grandchild: Andrew. Best Friend: Peg Engweiler. She was preceded in death by her parents.


Saturday, October 15, 2016, 11:00 am at Unity United Methodist Church. Interment was at Laketon Township Cemetery.