Dorothy Rivard

RIVARD, Dorothy Stella, 70, of Bay City, formerly of Posen, died Monday, March 31, 2014, at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit.

She is survived by four daughters: Michelle (Shawn) McMillan, Laurel (Mario) Gonzales, Tashia (Eric Underwood), and Renee (Eric) Burmeister; one daughter-in-law, Lynn Rundell; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; five sisters: Christine Chalupniczak of Posen, Eleanor Oliver of Alpena, Florence Sosnowski of Detroit, Audrey Wcisel of Detroit and Delphine (Denny) Vinson of Bay City; a brother, Leo (Shirley) Wcisel Jr., of Detroit ;and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

She will be taken to Our Lady of the Visitation Catholic Church in Bay City Friday, April 4, 2014, to lie in state from 9 a.m. and until the time of the mass at 10 a.m., with Rev. Stephen Fillion presiding. The rite of committal follows in Calvary Cemetery in Kawkawlin.