Age 88, passed away January 10, 2023. She was born October 3, 1934, in Detroit, to Lloyd and Susan (Barnes) Dutton. Dee worked at MSU in her younger years, later working at Mason State Bank and Ingham County Courthouse before becoming a legal secretary at Farhat, Burns and Story Law Firm. She was a member of the Mason Chapter of the Order of Eastern Star and she was an active member of Holt United Methodist Church. Dee loved to play Bridge and Euchre and was an avid reader, but loved spending time with her children and grandchildren most of all.
Surviving are: daughter, Lisa (Kevin) Marshall; son, Lucas (Suszanne) Gilchrist; step-children, Jeanette (Steve) Martin and George H. St. Clair; grandchildren, Danny (Sarah) Gilchrist, Megan (Eric) Bohnett, Naomi (Ryan) O’Leary, Kavina Marshall and Kaemon Gilchrist; step-grandchildren, Andrea (Deniz) Armani, Melissa (Jason) Mackersie, Amy St. Clair and Katlyn Sackett; great-grandchildren, Carter Gilchrist, Jay Bohnett, Braxton Bohnett, Dillion O’Leary, Leah O’Leary, Christian Marshall, Nolan Newberry, Stacia Newberry, Kayla Mackersie, Braden Mackersie and Bayley St. Clair; and sister-in-law, Joyce Dutton. She was preceded in death by her husband, George W. St. Clair; son, Lawrence M. Gilchrist; and brother, Donald Dutton.
The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 21, 2023, at Holt United Methodist Church, 2321 N. Aurelius Road. A graveside service will follow in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens in Lansing at 12:30 p.m. Her family will receive friends at the church from 10:00 a.m. until service time on Saturday. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the V.F.W. National Home in Eaton Rapids.