- February 27, 1919 - April 9, 2007
of Dorothy's Passing
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Dorothy M. Huggins of Cadillac passed away Monday April 9, 2007 at Mercy Hospital Cadillac. She was 88. Mrs. Huggins was born on February 27, 1919 to Andrew J. and Florence (Bell) McClain in Tustin. She married Carl Huggins December 20, 1935 at the Pisgah Heights Church in Marion. During her work life Mrs. Huggins was employed as a nurse in the Detroit area initially and then worked at Mercy Hospital Cadillac for 10 years. During her leisure time Mrs. Huggins was involved in square dancing, traveling with other senior citizens, and she also bowled. Mrs. Huggins was a resident of Green Acres Retirement Living in Cadillac. A special thank you is extended to the staff of Green Acres and to the staff of the intensive care unit at Mercy Hospital Cadillac for their kind, personal and professional service. Mrs. Huggins was also a member of Zion Lutheran Church. Mrs. Huggins is survived by numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Mrs. Huggins is preceded in death by her parents, husband Carl Huggins; sister Goldie McClain; brothers Jay and Frank McClain; half sisters Hazel (Waite) Welliver and Anna (Waite) Maitree and half brother Roy Waite. Cremation has taken place and a graveside service will be held later in the spring. Interment will be in Maple Valley Cemetery in Osceola County. Arrangements are being handled by Hitesman-Holdship Funeral Home in Cadillac.