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Darlene L. Dawson

February 13, 1956 ~ December 5, 2020 (age 64)

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Darlene L. Dawson died Saturday, December 5, 2020 at the age of 64. She was born February 13, 1956 in Ludington, MI as the daughter of Melvin and Evelyn (Jensen) Claypool.  Darlene was devoted to her husband, children and grandchildren. She loved animals, bird watching, gardening and sewing.She married Jeffrey Dawson in 1979 and he survives her. Also surviving is a daughter, Jennifer Dawson and a son Stephen Dawson; two grandchildren, Ellie and Evan Dawson; her father Melvin Claypool and a brother, Ralph (Debbie) Claypool.  She was preceded in death by her mother, Evelyn Claypool and a brother, Richard Claypool. Following Darlene’s wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation or service at this time. The family will be planning a Celebration of Life at a later date. The family was assisted with these arrangements by Keck-Coleman Funeral Home, St. Johns.

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