Doris J. Edson of Otsego, Michigan, passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at her home. Mrs. Edson was born June 2, 1935 to Raymond and Helen Wells.
For almost 20 years she was employed with Kal-Equip, Alan Tech, Parker-Hannifin and finally at Hoffman House, in Allegan, which she later purchased and operated until she was 75. In her leisure time she enjoyed going for drives and looking for wildlife. Doris attended the Otsego Church of God.
On May 17, 1952 in Otsego she married Harlie Edson, II, who died May 31, 1999. Also preceding her in death were an infant son, Michael, and her son, Harlie Edson, III.
Surviving are her daughter, Cathy (Rick) Morrison of Otsego; two grandchildren, Angie (Scott) Gardner of Otsego and Chad (Shawn) Collick of Coleman, MI; seven great-grandchildren, whom she adored; her special friend for the past 12 years, George Cox; several siblings, including a special sister, Hazel Stewart of Otsego; many nieces and nephews.
Friends may meet with her family beginning at 10 A.M. Saturday at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego, where funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M., with Pastor Stephen J. Burrow officiating. Burial will follow at Mountain Home Cemetery, Otsego.
Contributions in memory of Doris may be made to the Borgess Foundation for Borgess Hospice.
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