Delores May Quinn

quinndeloresgrpress-1Mrs. Delores May Quinn, age 77, passed away on Monday morning, July 1, 2013 while under the care of her loving family and staff at Sanctuary at Saint Mary’s. She was born in Walker , Michigan , the daughter of Walter and Dorothy (Kuete) McClellan. Delores served as a registered nurse for 30 plus years as well as giving her time and talent to schools, churches, Camp Fire Girls groups, was a choir member for many years, and a volunteer worker for St. John’s Home and the North Kent Service Center . Being a faithful wife, mother, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend, she enjoyed playing the piano, gardening, crafts, and get togethers with family and friends. Delores was a member of Our Lady of Consolation Parish.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Michael, her son, John, her grandson, Jonathan Collins, her parents, Walter and Dorothy McClellan, her sister, Susan Rienks, and an infant brother.  Delores will be sadly missed by her children, Margaret Mary and Larry Collins, Dan and Jana Quinn, Kathleen Quinn and Rob Lutzke; her grandchildren, Naomi Collins, Joseph Quinn, Kirsten Felty, Nicole Felty, Kirstin Ruud, Erika Ruud; her great-grandchildren, Holly, Abigail, Michelle, Charlize and Amory; her brother, Tim McClellan; her sisters, Linda (John) Schwartz and Christine Potes; nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. The Mass of Christian Burial for Mrs. Quinn will be offered on Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at 11:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Consolation Church with the Rev. Anthony Russo presiding. Interment in Assumption Cemetery . The Rosary will be prayed on Monday evening at 8:00 p.m. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the Consolata Missionary Sisters, 6801 Belmont Ave. , Belmont , MI 49306 . Relatives and friends may meet with the family at the Pederson Funeral Home on Monday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. and prior to the Mass at the church on Tuesday.

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