Dolores Marie Emery

Dolores Marie Emery of Caro, age 86, passed away at the Tuscola County Medical Care Community in Caro on Tuesday, November 21, 2017. Dolores Wisniewski was born on March 25, 1931 in Caro, the daughter of the late Leon and Leokayda (Nalbach) Wisniewski. She was a 1948 graduate of Caro High School and on April 10, 1949, she was united in marriage to Richard Allen Emery at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Caro. Dolores was a loving wife and mother and was always very active in her church and civic activities. She spent ten years as a Cub Scout den mother, a Girl Scout leader, member of the Knights of Columbus Auxiliary, and for several years served as president of the Tuscola County Polish American Club, which was founded by her father. Dolores traveled the world and often accompanied her husband on business trips.

She is survived by her loving and devoted husband of 68 years, Richard; her children, Terry Alan Emery and Maria Ortega of Frankenmuth, Lisa Marie and Todd Nusz of Akron; her grandchildren, Falon Watson, Holly and Anthany Bommarito, Alicia Leach, Chelsea Leach, and Brad Leach and his fiancé, Brooke Foley; great-grandchildren, Aubrey, Paige, Elecktra, Lexie, Brayden, Aria, Lucas, Carter, Ava Mae, and Siniya. In addition to her parents, Dolores was preceded in death by two sons, Gregory Richard and Randolph Lee.

A Memorial Mass will be held at the St. Christopher Parish, Sacred Heart Church in Caro at 11 a.m. on Saturday, December 2, 2017 with Rev. Jerzy Dobosz officiating. Inurnment will follow at Sacred Heart Cemetery in Caro. The family will be present to receive friends at the church on Saturday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at 11 a.m. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorial contributions to the Tuscola County Medical Care Community. The family was assisted with these arrangements by the Ransford Collon Funeral Home of Caro. Friends may share memories, thoughts and prayers online at

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