Gladys May ‘Doty’ Norton Lovett

Gladys May ‘Doty’ Norton Lovett

Gladys May ‘Doty’ Norton Lovett of Allegan, Michigan passed away Saturday, January 26, 2013 in Allegan. Gladys was born June 22, 1923 in Owosso to Chandler and Mary Doty. She graduated from Owosso High School with honors and later attended Moody Bible Institute. Doty enjoyed planting flowers, cooking, sewing, quilting, antiquing, listening to country music and singing. In June of 2008, in Allegan she married Lewis E. Lovett who survives.

Also surviving are 2 children, Janet Sue Norton and Steven Howard Norton, both of Otsego; 2 step-children, Eric L. Lovett of Jacksonville, AL and Mark E. (Carrie) Lovett of Allegan; 8 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Judy.

Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be announced at a later date. Contributions in memory of Gladys may be made to the American Cancer Society or Wings of Hope Hospice.

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  1. Sueann Morse says:

    Dear Jan
    I’m so sorry to hear of your Mother’s passing. You will be in my thoughts & Prayers. She will be close to you in all your memories of her. God Bless you and your family.



  3. Dear Jan and families, says:

    I am so sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. I am thinking of you at this very difficult time.

    Diane (Stoneburner) Boysen

  4. Susi Thomas says:

    Doty will be fondly remembered by me. She was such a kind, sweet lady. Grandpa, I’m very sorry for your loss. Mark and Carrie, thank you for everything the past few weeks in helping care for her. Janet and Steven, my condolences to you. You had a wonderful mother. Susi

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