Doris L. Adler

May 31, 1933June 22, 2013

Of Jackson, passed away on Saturday, June 22, 2013 at the age of 80, surrounded by her loving family. She is survived by her husband, Charles Adler; children, Tom Adler, Mike (Elaine) Adler, Dennis (Kelly) Adler, Terri (Don) Madden and Connie (Bryan) Sayles; nine grandchildren; seven great grandchildren as well as three nieces. Doris graduated from Michigan Center High School in 1951; she worked at Consumers Power for a brief time. After being a proud homemaker and raising a family, she returned to the work force and was employed with Elm Plating and the Chamber of Commerce. Mrs. Adler was active in the Scouts of America and was Treasurer of Northwest Kiwanis for several years. She had a strong faith in the Lord and at one time was a member of Christ Episcopal Church of Pleasant Lake. A celebration of her life will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 12:00 noon with Pastor Susan Vandercook officiating. The family will receive friends for visitation on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. and again on Thursday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service. She will be laid to rest at Woodland Cemetery. The family would like to acknowledge the staff at Allegiance and Carelink for the wonderful care they had provided. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to the Michigan Kiwanis Group.

Chas. J. Burden & Son Funeral Home 1806 East Michigan Avenue Jackson, Michigan 49202 (517) 784-3104


  • Visitation Wednesday, June 26, 2013
  • Visitation Wednesday, June 26, 2013
  • Visitation Thursday, June 27, 2013
  • Celebration of Life Thursday, June 27, 2013

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Cynthia Turnbull (Bernia)

November 30, 2013

I am so sorry to see that Doris has passed. In my search for Robert & Doris I have found that she has passed away. I was so hoping to speak with her or Robert concerning a family matter. Please accept my condolences. My name is Cynthia Turnbull (Bernia). My phone number is 248-673-2516 or 248-343-2435. Again, I am so sorry.

Claudia Brown

July 1, 2013

I am so saddened to learn of your loss Mr Adler, your wife was such a precious woman of God, I am so glad I got to see her and speak with her... God Bless you and all of your family at this difficult time, I am praying for all of you.

David & Carol Picciotti

June 30, 2013

Dear Chuck,
So sorry to learn of Doris passing. I'll always remember having to pick-up the articles from her for the Christ Episcopal Church newsletter to take to the printers. May your many fond memories of Doris give you comfort.

June 29, 2013

So sorry for your loss...we have many wonderful memories with you. Jean Dubnicki and family

Bob and Sue Woodman

June 29, 2013

So sorry for your loss.

Harry & Pam Rybicki

June 28, 2013

Tom and family, expressing deepest sympathy, and hoping you will find comfort in knowing others care and are near in thought today. Our prayers are with entire Adler family.

Tom Kronemeyer

June 28, 2013

Chuck,sorry to hear about Doris. Hope you are doing ok.

Jeanna Waller-Roderick

June 28, 2013

The family of Doris Adler. I'm so sorry for your loss. Doris was a very special lady. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Bill and Sue Balluff

June 28, 2013

Connie,Bryan and family,
You are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Cherish the wonderful memories and hold them close.

Curt & Gwen Jacobson

June 27, 2013

Jake & I are sorry for your loss & pray your wonderful memories will carry you thru these tough times.