Doris Merna Hartung (1913-2002)
|Doris Merna Hartung Swiss|
Class of 1931
|Born:||13 Jun 1913 Alanson, Michigan|
|Died:||6 Sep 2002 Harbor Springs, Michigan|
|Father:||George Balsfor Hartung|
|Mother:||Ida Marie Robinson|
Doris Merna Hartung|
Waunetta J. Hartung
Helen May Hartung
Alice Lela Hartung
Mavis Muriel Hartung
|Spouse:||Francis Mac Swiss|
Thomas Mac Swiss|
Petoskey News-Review, Thursday, September 5, 2002:
Doris M. Swiss, 89, of Harbor Springs, died Sept. 6, 2002, at the Emmet County Medical Care Facility in Harbor Springs.
Arrangements are pending at the Schiller Funeral Home in Harbor Springs.
Petoskey News-Review, Monday, September 9, 2002:
Doris M. Swiss, 89, of Harbor Springs, died Sept. 6, 2002, at the Emmet County Medical Care Facility.
Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, at the United Methodist Church of Harbor Springs. Pastor Larry Wood will officiate and interment will follow at Lakeview Cemetery.
Doris was born on June 13, 1913, in Alanson, the daughter of George B. and Ida (Robinson) Hartung. She graduated from Harbor Springs High School and then from nursing school in 1935.
She worked at the Petoskey Hospital and also did private duty nursing. She moved to Northville to work in a doctor's office.
In 1944, she married Frank Swiss. They retired and returned to Harbor Springs in 1973.
Doris was a member of the United Methodist Church. She was known for her gardening and canning.
She is survived by two sons, Tom, of Haslett, Mich., and Douglas and his wife, Marcia, of Saline, Mich.; six grandchildren; one stepgrandson; two great-granddaughters; and one stepgranddaughter. Doris was preceded in death by her husband in 1981.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Emmet County Medical Care Facility. Envelopes will be available at Schiller Funeral Home in Harbor Springs, where friends may call from 6-8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13.
- Birth: Emmet County, Michigan, Birth Record:
- Number: 287
- Name: Hartung, Doris Merna
- Date of Birth: June 13, 1913
- Date of Record: July 7, 1913
- Color/Sex/Legitimacy: W, F, Leg.
- Birthplace: Harbor Springs
- Residence of Parents: Harbor Springs
- Father: George S. Hartung
- Birth place: Michigan
- Occupation: Farmer
- Mother: Ida Robinson
- Birth Place: Michigan
- Death: Emmet County, Michigan, Vital Records Search, Deaths:
- Swiss, Doris M.
- Date of Death: 9/6/2002
- Liber: 2002
- Folio: 329
- Place of Death: Harbor Springs, MI
- Burial: Greenwood Cemetery Index, Petoskey, Michigan:
- Swiss, Doris M. (Hartung)
- Age: 89
- Born: 6/13/1913
- Died: 9/6/2002
- Burial: 9/14/2002
- Cemetery: Lakeview, Harbor Springs
- Obituary: on file
- Death: Social Security Death Index:
- Swiss, Doris
- Birth Date: 13 Jun 1913
- Death Date: 6 Sep 2002
- Social Security Number: 385-22-2775
- State Number Was Issued: Michigan
- Death Residence Zip Code: 49740
- Localities: Harbor Springs, Emmet, Michigan