Obituary: Dolores “Dee” Ann (Jewell) Gabrion

Dolores “Dee” Ann (Jewell) Gabrion of Zeeland, formerly of Lowell, went to be with her Lord and Savior Tuesday, May 1, 2018.

She was preceded in death by her parents Richard and Marcella Jewell; her husband John Gabrion.

She is survived by her children, Lorri Gabrion, Nancy (Gary) Wandell, Karen (Roger) Graham, and Brian Gabrion; cousin Elaine (Gene) Sorden; sisters-in-law Maxine Weaver, Bonnie McNeal, Vicki (Andy) Root, Mary Gabrion; grandchildren, whom she adored, Emily Wandell, Katie (Jim) Shaw, Julie Wandell, Landon (Amber) Graham, Elizabeth (Craig) Boonstra, Brock (Arica) Graham, Brianna Gabrion, Brendan Gabrion, Madelyn Gabrion; great-grandchildren Joseph, Jacob, John, Nathan, Graham, Brady, Natalie, Casen, and Trey.

Dee was excited about the expected arrival of twin great-grandchildren this fall. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother who grew up on a small dairy and potato farm in Rockford, MI. She attended Central Michigan University where she met the love of her life, John. Dee enjoyed teaching elementary school and being in the Lowell Garden Club, and was a long-time member of First Baptist Church of Lowell.

A Memorial Service was held Tuesday, May 8, at First Baptist Church of Lowell. Pastor Brock Graham officiated. Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church of Lowell, 2275 W. Main St., Lowell, MI 49331. Funeral arrangements provided by Roth-Gerst Funeral Home,