Dorothy Mae Morris


ISHPEMING, MI – Dorothy Mae Morris, age 73 life long Ishpeming resident passed away Thursday, March 30, 2017 at Pinecrest Medical Care Facility in Powers, MI where she had resided for the past 3 years.

Dorothy was born December 13, 1943 in Ishpeming to the late William A. & Mildred V. (Hattula) Uren. She graduated from Ishpeming High School, class of 1961. Dorothy worked in housekeeping at the Mather Nursing Center, Marquette Co. Medical Care Facility, Bell Memorial Hospital and retired from Marquette General Hospital.

Dorothy was a member of Christ the King Lutheran Church. She enjoyed collecting dolls, finding treasures at rummage sales, and working in her garden. She always look forward to visiting her brother in California, she loved her dogs and was an ice cream lover.

Dorothy is survived by 4 children: David Williams, Lisa (Ed) Schillinger, Joseph Williams all of Oregon, and Joshua (Lisa) Morris of Ishpeming, 2 sisters: Janet Coron of Norway, and Diane (Phillip) Poirier of Ishpeming, 2 brothers: James W. (Nancy) Wren of Crestline, CA and Gerald (Liisa) Uren of Ishpeming, 5 grandchildren: David Williams, Keighla Williams, Cody and Nicholas Schillinger and Megan Morris, a great granddaughter Sydney along with many nieces and nephews.

Dorothy’s family will greet relatives and friends from 11:00am-12:00 noon on Friday April 7, 2017 at Christ the King Lutheran Church – Ishpeming Township where a memorial service will be held at 12:00 noon with Pastor DJ Thomsen officiating. A luncheon will follow in the church fellowship hall.

Dorothy’s obituary may be viewed at where relatives and friends may leave a note or remembrance.