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Dorothy L. Rivard

September 1, 1924 March 18, 2017
Dorothy L. Rivard
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Obituary for Dorothy L. Rivard

Dorothy L. Rivard, a longtime resident of Troy, died Saturday afternoon March 18, 2017. She was 92 years old. Dorothy was born September 1, 1924 in Detroit to parents James and Ella Conway.

Dorothy married Paul Rivard November 20, 1943 in Detroit and together they raised a family. She was an avid Detroit Tiger fan who enjoyed shuffleboard, bingo, playing cards, and was known to watch and purchase a few items from the Home Shopping Network. She will be missed.

Dorothy is survived by her loving children, Sandra Phillips, Jim (Joan) Rivard, and Paul (Cathy) Rivard; 10 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Paul Rivard, son, Gerald Rivard, and son in law Lee Phillips.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church, 32340 Pierce Street, Beverly Hills, on Tuesday (March 21st) at 10am. Friends may visit at church beginning at 9:15am. Interment in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Southfield.

Memorials to the American Cancer Society, 20450 Civic Center Drive, Southfield, Michigan 48076.


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