Date of Death: May 3, 2023

Service Details

Dorothy will be laid to rest at Riverside Cemetery in a private family ceremony.

Obituary Notice

Dorothy Helen Pineau, 96, of Three Rivers, passed away Wednesday, May 3, 2023 at Optalis Health and Rehab โ€“ Three Rivers.

She was born July 11, 1926 in Battle Creek, the daughter of Laverne and Marguerite Graves.

In 1950, Dorothy married William Pineau. The couple shared 34 years together before his passing in 1984.

She worked at Continental Can for about 20 years, making many friends throughout that time.

A kind and loving person, Dorothy enjoyed Beanie babies, teddy bears, and visiting with friends โ€“ especially those from her two decades at Erie Street Apartments.

Her favorite baseball team was the Detroit Tigers; it was a special treat for her when they announced her 80th birthday on their scoreboard.

Remaining to cherish her memory are her sons, Gary (Gary Madak) Pineau and Michael (Kendal Atkinson) Pineau; daughters, Gloria Weber and Shelley Pineau; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; special niece, Glenna Parker.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, William Pineau Sr.; and son, William Pineau Jr.

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  1. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all, and most especially with you Gloria on the loss of your Mom. We were glad to know Grandma Dot and pray she rests in peace with those she loves…

    In Christ’s peace,…… Randy and Sharon Jacobs….๐Ÿ™….๐Ÿ’

  2. Michael, Gary, Shelly, Gloria and family, we are so sorry for the loss of Aunt Dot.
    She has such a sweet face and kind heart!
    She is together in heaven with all her loved ones and new friends.
    Deepest condolences and prayers to you all!
    Christine, Tom, Justin, Linda and Tyler Cormier from TN.

  3. Iโ€™m so sorry for your loss Iโ€™m sure your Mom worked with my mom Betty Harsh at Continental Can and I and my Sister went to school with Mike and Shelly, know that you are all in our hearts and prayers.

  4. I have over 30 years of fond memories of your mother at the beauty salon. She was always kind to us and added a lot of good conversation!
    My sincere condolences, prayers are with you.

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