OBITUARY

Doris Ruth Coulson

July 17, 1937September 22, 2020

Doris R. Coulson of Milford, passed away September 22, 2020 at 83 years of age.

Beloved wife of Marty for 55 wonderful years. Loving mother of Margaret (Pietro) Genovese, Theresa (Randy) Lutz and Jennifer (Michael) Taggart. Proud grandmother of Chiara, Tessa, Owen and Samantha.

A woman of deep faith, Doris was a longtime member of the Church of the Holy Spirit. Her love for Christ extended into her personal life through her daily devotions and her support of charitable organizations. Doris was an enthusiastic bird-watcher and an admirer of the natural beauty of Michigan. She enjoyed visiting Mackinac Island and Frankenmuth with her family. Doris also blessed her family with a well-preserved family history through her earnest efforts in genealogical research and by her well-organized photograph collection. Even more than her hobbies, Doris’ warm, loving presence remains a blessing to the family that will always cherish her.

Funeral Mass will take place on Friday, September 25, 2020 at 12:00pm at Church of the Holy Spirit, 3700 Harvey Lake Road in Highland. The family will receive friends at church from 10:00am until the time of mass at 12:00pm. Interment will immediately follow at All Saints Cemetery in Waterford Township.

Memorial contributions suggested to the Capuchin Soup Kitchen or the Salvation Army.

Services

  • Funeral Visitation

    Friday, September 25, 2020

  • Funeral Mass

    Friday, September 25, 2020

  • Burial

    Friday, September 25, 2020

Memories

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Gregory Carnahan

September 25, 2020

Chasing my aunt around the bird bath at my Grandma and Grandpa's house in Royal Oak.
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Br Nick Blattner Ofm Capuchin

September 23, 2020

On behalf of the Capuchin brothers, I offer my deepest sympathies on the passing of Doris. It is truly humbling to receive memorial donations in honor of Doris's life. Please be assured of the brother's prayers for the entire Coulson family during this great time of grief. May perpetual light shine upon Doris.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY

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FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY

Please scan QR code to see tribute video from family.

Biography

Doris R. Coulson of Milford, passed away September 22, 2020 at 83 years of age.

Beloved wife of Marty for 55 wonderful years. Loving mother of Margaret (Pietro) Genovese, Theresa (Randy) Lutz and Jennifer (Michael) Taggart. Proud grandmother of Chiara, Tessa, Owen and Samantha.

A woman of deep faith, Doris was a longtime member of the Church of the Holy Spirit. Her love for Christ extended into her personal life through her daily devotions and her support of charitable organizations. Doris was an enthusiastic bird-watcher and an admirer of the natural beauty of Michigan. She enjoyed visiting Mackinac Island and Frankenmuth with her family. Doris also blessed her family with a well-preserved family history through her earnest efforts in genealogical research and by her well-organized photograph collection. Even more than her hobbies, Doris’ warm, loving presence remains a blessing to the family that will always cherish her.

Funeral Mass will take place on Friday, September 25, 2020 at 12:00pm at Church of the Holy Spirit, 3700 Harvey Lake Road in Highland. The family will receive friends at church from 10:00am until the time of mass at 12:00pm. Interment will immediately follow at All Saints Cemetery in Waterford Township.

Memorial contributions suggested to the Capuchin Soup Kitchen or the Salvation Army.

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