Obituary for Doris Amelia Terrien

Doris Amelia Terrien

Birth Date: Dec. 30th, 1928
Date Passed: May. 23rd, 2018


Doris Amelia Terrien age 89, was welcomed into the Heaven on Wednesday, May 23, 2018. Doris grew up on the family farm in Ravenna and was the youngest of five children of the late William P. and Mary (Sievers) Reid. Shortly after high school she was fortunate to spend many years in Chicago and Florida making many lifelong friends while there. She also attended art school and a school of design while in Chicago. Soon after returning home she was married. Later returning to her family home in Ravenna to raise her 5 children. Doris worked at Morgan’s Jewelry Store in downtown Muskegon and also for many years at LaBello’s Italian Restaurants in Muskegon. Whether Doris was working raising children, spoiling grandchildren or sitting in her kitchen talking with friends she put her heart into all she did. She had a giving generous spirit and loved unconditionally. Doris was committed to helping others whether it was just a meal or a place to stay. She is survived by Sons: Michael (Cindy) Terrien of Lakeland FL and Dale Terrien of Muskegon, Daughters: Vickie (Brian) Slocum of Muskegon and Daughter in-law: Sue Terrien of Twin Lake, MI. 7 Grandchildren and 10 Great Grandchildren. Brother: Victor Reid of Ishpeming. She leaves behind many family and friends including special cousin Aileen Horton of N. Muskegon. Her two oldest children predeceased her: Steven Terrien of Twin Lake and Janice Terrien of Whitehall. Brothers: Budd, William P. and Wallace Reid. A Celebration of Life will be conducted on Saturday, June 16, 2018 at Ravenna United Methodist Church from 1:00 to 4:00pm. Go to: or Facebook @ Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna Inc. to sign the online guestbook. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511


1:00pm to 4:00pm on
Jun. 16th, 2018 at Ravenna United Methodist Church
Map/Directions to Ravenna United Methodist Church