Dorothy J. Miller, 88
Dorothy J. Miller, 88, of Hopkins died Monday, April 20, 2015, at Wings Home in Allegan.
Dorothy was born Aug. 11, 1926, in Fulton, the daughter of Troy and Mary (Matteson) Clawson. She graduated from Allegan High School, Class of 1944, attended County Normal, graduated from Western Michigan University with her bachelor's degree and then went back and received her master's in special education. She taught for more than 10 years at many country schools, for more than 12 years at Hamilton Public School, and 15 years in Holland Public School's special education.
She was a member most of her life at the United Methodist Church of Monterey Center where she played the piano for many years.
Surviving are her son Tom; foster son, Joe and Esther Jaime; granddaughter Cecilia; sister Lois Hays; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband Bill; her brother Lloyd; and her sister Betty.
Friends may meet with the family on Wednesday, April 22, from 6 to 8 p.m., at Gorden Funeral Residence, Allegan Chapel, where funeral services will be Thursday, April 23, at 11 a.m. Interment will be at Poplar Hill Cemetery, Monterey Township.
Memorials may be made to Monterey Center United Methodist Church or Wings Home, 530 Linn St., Allegan, MI 49010.