Dorothy Veronica Surma
February 19, 1925 – February 28, 2018
SURMA, Dorothy Veronica, age 93, of Sterling Heights, former longtime resident of Warren, passed away Wednesday, February 28, 2018. Dorothy was born on February 19, 1925, in Hamtramck, MI, daughter of the late Vincent and Charlotte Kora. She married Edward Stanley Surma on April 29, 1944, and was married for 63 years when Edward preceded her in death. In 1983, She and Edward moved to Florida where she resided for 20 years. Dorothy is survived by: her children Sherry (Stephen) Orr, Cathy (Jerry) Millsap, Ken (linda) Surma, David Surma and Donna (Peter) Malendowski; 12 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, 1 great great grandchild, and a sister Cynthia (Michael) Davis. Dorothy was a nurse for many years and had a caring hand. She was also a member of the Red Hat Society. In honor of Dorothy’s wishes, a private family memorial service will be held. Dorothy will be laid to rest, with her beloved Edward at the Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell, FL. Memorials may be made to Beaumont Hospice. Arrangements are in care of the Pixley Funeral Home. Condolences may be shared with the family at www.pixleyfuneral.com.