OBITUARY

Dorla Dean Underwood

August 20, 1930October 2, 2020

Of Jackson, passed away on Friday, October 2, 2020 at the age of 90. She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Donald Lyns Underwood; daughter, Virginia Lazarus as well as her parents. She is survived by her two daughters, Teri Lynn (Donald) Backhaus and Dawn Renee (Michael James) Sulski; six grandchildren, Donald (TeeSha) Sulski, Sarah (Patrick) Parker, Robert (Penelope) Rybinski, Richard (Richelle) Rybinski, Jason Mulholland and Jessica (John) Lawson; 16 great grandchildren; brother, Karl (Diane) Rosche as well as nieces, nephews, loving family members and friends. Dorla was born on August 20, 1930 in Kalamazoo, Michigan to Roy and Wilma (Rathbun) Scott. She is a graduate of Cooley high school in Detroit, where she met her high school sweetheart. She and Donald married on August 31, 1949 in Norfolk, Virginia while he was enlisted in the United States Navy. After his honorable Discharge he returned to Michigan and together they raised a family. She was a loving homemaker and had a strong Faith in the Lord. She attended United Church of God in Bridgewater, Michigan. Please join the family during an on-line tribute at ucg.org on Sunday, October 25, 2020 at 2:30 p.m.

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She will be laid to rest beside her husband at Roseland Memorial Gardens.

Services

  • Visitation

    Sunday, October 25, 2020

  • Celebration of Life

    Sunday, October 25, 2020

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