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DeLora "Ann" (Burton) Wheaton

February 1, 1937 ~ June 26, 2018 (age 81)

Age 81, of Lake LeAnn, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 passing at her home under the loving care of her family and the staff of Great Lakes Caring Hospice.  Ann is survived by her beloved family; daughters, Louanna “Nell” (JD) Manson of Jackson, Diana (Kurt) Teter of Nebraska, Lorey Hon of Ypsilanti, Tina Lovell of Utah and Terry (James) Saterlee of Lake LeAnn; Wheaton step-children, Vickie, Bobbie, David, Julie, Joyce and Lori; many dearly loved grand, great-grand and great-great-grandchildren; brother, Sonny Burton of Arkansas and many extended family members.  She was preceded in death by the love of her life, Clair Wheaton Jr. in 2017; sons, Robert and Ricky Anderson; parents, Leroy and Inez Burton and sister, Doris Lalla.  Ann was a retiree of General Motors and was an active member of the Teamsters Union.  Her greatest love and joy in life was time with her family; she also enjoyed working in her yard and with flowers.  Cremation has taken place and a graveside committal service will be held at Woodstock Cemetery (corner of Devils Lake Hwy and Heath Road) on Friday, June 29, 2018 at 2:00 pm with Reverend Steve Burkhart officiating.  A remembrance fellowship luncheon will follow the services and will be held at Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 612, 301 Detroit St.,  Jackson, MI  49201.  For those who wish, contributions in Ann’s memory to the American Heart Association or Great Lakes Caring Hospice would be appreciated.

Donations may be made to:

American Heart Association
2140 University Park Drive, Okemos MI 48864

Great Lakes Caring Hospice Foundation
900 Cooper Street, Jackson MI 49202
Tel: 1-517-796-1600

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