Traverse City Record-Eagle

August 25, 2013

Doris Marie (Bartruff) Dimick

Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — TRAVERSE CITY — Mrs. Doris Marie (Bartruff) Dimick, age 83, of Flint and Traverse City, died Aug. 22, 2013.

She was born in Owosso, Mich., on July 22, 1930, to the late Paul M. and Charline C. (Young) Bartruff. She married Jack W. Dimick on Aug. 31, 1951, in Owosso. Doris worked for AC Spark Plug for 28 years.

She is survived by daughters, Wanda Allen of Tennessee, Peggy (Ralph) Hanell of Traverse City, Paulette (David) Overman of Fenton, and Jackie (Tony) Hyde of Millington; daughter-in-law, Alice Dimick of Flint; 17 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; sister, Caroline Webster of California; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband and soulmate, Jack; son, Lynn; and son-in-law, Jack Allen.

The family would like to thank the staff of Linda’s Place in Linden, Mich., for all their love, help and great care they gave to their Mother.

Visitation for Doris will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 26, at the Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at noon on Tuesday, Aug. 27, also at the Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, with a visitation held one hour prior. Pastor Colleen Wierman will officiate. Burial will take place at Grand Traverse Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Linda’s Place, 627 Silver Lake Rd., Linden MI 48451. Please sign Doris’s online guestbook at