Dorothy Ellen Shreve, age 90 of Bear Lake died at home on Sunday, July 4, 2021 after a five year fight against Alzheimer’s Disease.
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She was born on March 15, 1931 in Brantford Ontario, Canada the daughter of the late Andrew & Jessie May (Turner) Scott. She was a 1950 Graduate of Detroit Denby High School. She married Donald Edgar Shreve on April 14, 1962 at Nardin Park United Methodist Church in Farmington Hills.
Dorothy was a member of the Bear Lake United Methodist Church and the BLUMC Ladies Group. She also was a member of the CPO Wives Club from 1968-1989. She enjoyed travel and World War I history.
Dorothy was a loving wife and mothers and was greatly loved in return. She is sorely missed by her husband; Donald E. Shreve of Bear Lake, son: Daniel Shreve of Wixom, MI, daughter; Diane E. (Tom) Sheehy of Dearborn Heights, MI, granddaughter; Amanda Shreve of Elsmere, KY, grandson; Philip Shreve of St. Clair Shores, MI, great granddaughter; Liliana Bundy of Elsmere, KY and her sister; Evelyn Watson of Clinton Twp., MI.
She was also preceded in death by a brother; Daniel Scott.
Memorial Services for Dorothy E. Shreve will be held Wednesday, July 21, 2021 ay 3:00 PM at the Bear Lake United Methodist Church with Paster Ken Vanderlaan officiating. A luncheon will follow. The family will receive friends at the church from 2:00 PM until time of service. Interment will be in Fairview Cemetery in Bear Lake.
Memorials in Dorothy’s name may be directed to the Bear Lake UMC Food Pantry, St. Judes Children’s Hospital or Homeward Bound Animal Shelter, all causes Dorothy strongly cared about.
Please share a memory with the family at www.oakgrovefh.com. Arrangements by Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Manistee.