Metzler, Dorothy "Dottie", Saginaw, Michigan

Passed away at her home on Thursday, October 4, 2012. Age 79 years. The daughter of Julia Kulinski, Dottie was born February 9, 1933. She married Clyde Metzler on September 15, 1948; he preceded her in death on August 18, 1998. She was a fun-loving woman who enjoyed traveling, gambling, people watching, and life. Surviving are three children, Larry and Sandy Metzler, Nashville, Tennessee; Kay Metzler, Saginaw; John Metzler, San Diego, California; one grandson, Jeremy Metzler; a sister and brother-in-law, JoAnn and Fred Stamman, Saginaw; many nieces, nephews, and their families. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Alice Leach, and a brother, Edward Forge. Her family will receive friends at the W. L. Case & Company Funeral Chapel, 201 N. Miller Road, from 3:00-7:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 14, 2012. Private burial will take place later. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Covenant – VNA Hospice or to the American Cancer Society.