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Dorothy Deters

September 8, 1924 - April 26, 2021
Grand Rapids, MI


Life Story / Obituary


Dorothy J. Deters, age 96, of Grand Rapids, passed away peacefully April 26, 2021. She was born in Fremont, MI in 1924 to the late Bert & Tillie Vander Meulen. Along with her parents, Dorothy was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 63 years, Jerry Deters who passed away in 2009 and by her sister Ruth Schuiteman. Dorothy is survived by her children, Jerry and Robin Deters, Phil and Jane Deters; grandchildren, Kristin (Josh) Kol, Jennifer (Eric) Klaasen and great-grandchildren; Addison, Hudson, Emmy, Landon and Alyssa as well as several nieces and nephews. She will be lovingly remembered as a dedicated and faithful servant of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Dorothy will be laid to rest next to Jerry in Fairplains Cemetery. To to share a memory or to sign her guestbook, visit www.heritagelifestory.com