Dolores J. Clute, age 91, of Tecumseh, passed away into the loving arms of our Lord on Tuesday, July 13, 2021, at Arbor Hospice in Saline. She was born October 9, 1929, in Ann Arbor to Clem and Grace (Somers) Bashelier. On June 5, 1948, she married Richard P. Clute. He preceded her in death on October 10, 2009. Dolores enjoyed making and decorating wedding cakes, for many years. She also enjoyed flowers, gardening, and spending time with her family and entertaining her many friends. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Tecumseh, MI and North Ft. Myers, FL.
Dolores is survived by her children, Nancy Stites of Brooklyn and Richard (Diane) Clute of Myrtle Beach, SC; grandchildren, Chad (fiancée, Meghan Williams), Cassandra (Marc) Mclaurin, Carrie, and Kelly; three great-granddaughters; and one great-grandson. In addition to her husband, Richard, she was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Lesa Heiks; and son-in-law, Gordon Stites.
At Dolores’s request, cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, August 14, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. at the Covenant Church in Tecumseh with Rev. Alan Maki officiating.
You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com Memorial contributions may be made to Covenant Church. Arrangements are under the direction of Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Tecumseh.