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Carol Jane (Thomas) Dotsch

November 23, 1934 ~ July 22, 2018 (age 83)

Carol Jane (Thomas) Dotsch, 83, of Alpena passed away Sunday, July 22, 2018, at Turning Brook.

Carol Jane Thomas was born November 23, 1934, in Alpena to the late Clarence and Helen (Hill) Thomas. On December 27, 1955, she married Roland Dotsch. He preceded her in death on March 15, 1988. Carol loved gardening and cooking. She had a warm wonderful laugh and was a warrior in life.

Surviving are her three children, Mike (Debra) Dotsch, Missy (Tom) Pattison, Molly (Dennies) Carlos; three grandchildren, Jason (Michaela) Dotsch, Michael Pattison, Keely Pattison; several cousins, including Nancy & Bob Coombs and Patsy and Bruce Ohmart.

Mrs. Dotsch was preceded in death by her infant sons, Daniel and James; and brother, Jay Thomas.

Cremation arrangements have been handled by the Bannan Funeral Home. A private graveside service took place.

Inurnment:  Evergreen Cemetery

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to The Caring Place or Alpena Senior Citizens Center

Donations may be made to:

The Caring Place Adult Day Center
100 Woods Circle, Suite 200, Alpena MI 49707

Alpena Senior Citizens Center
501 River Street, Alpena MI 49707
Tel: 1-989-356-3585