2012-07-05 / Obituaries

Dorothy E. Vaughn

Dorothy E. Vaughn, 80, of 836 Manistique Ave., Manistique, Mich., died Saturday, June 30, 2012, at her home.

She was born May 23, 1932, in Manistique, the daughter of Henry and Mary (Wachter) Schuetter and attended Manistique area schools. She was a graduate of Manistique High School.

In 1960, the former Dorothy Schuetter married Robert Vaughn in Ironwood, Mich. They made their home and raised their family in Manistique. Bob preceded her in death on May 7, 1995.

Dorothy was employed as an LPN at Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital in Manistique for many years.

She was a member of St. Francis de Sales Church in Manistique.

Dorothy is survived by her children, Patti (George) Baker, Lee (Deb) Vaughn, Joe (Cheryl) Vaughn and Chick (Tony) Martin all of Manistique; 11 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; along with several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her granddaughter, Terri Baker; sisters, Eunice Schuetter, Polly Schuetter and Helen Walters; and her brothers, Donald, Max, Jake, Vic and Chuck Schuetter.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, July 6, at Fairview Cemetery in Manistique with Celebrant Carole Cooper officiating.

Messier-Broullire funeral Home of Manistique is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at www.mbfuneral.com.

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