THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Issue Date: January 29, 2014
Dorothy Buyarski, 89, of Menominee, Mi. passed away early morning Thursday, Jan 23.
Born March 15, 1924 to Fred and Mary (Wery) Chaltry, she was raised on the family farm east of Daggett along with her sisters and brothers. She graduated from Daggett High School in 1940 and then graduated from Cloverland Business College in Escanaba. She married Steve Spike Buyarski at St. Fredericks Church of Daggett on Dec. 1, 1945. He preceded her in death in 1988. They raised four sons on their family farm and mink ranch, Rolling Acres.
She enjoyed meeting many people while serving on the Menominee Township Board for 26 years as Treasuror and Trustee. The couple attended many horse shows and sporting events featuring their children and grandchildren. She often thanked family members for the pleasure they gave them. She was a member of Holy Redeemer Church of Birch Creek.
She is survived by four sons, Stephen and Daniel (Lana), both of Menominee, Thomas (Karen), of Wallace and William (Melanie), of Oshkosh; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by brothers and sisters, Edna Flood, Agnes Milletle, Maria Marciniak, Evelyn Linsmeier, Norman, Alfred, Felix, William, Arthur and Alwin Chaltry.
Visitation took place at Cadieu-Thielen Funeral Home on Sunday, Jan. 26 from 4 p.m. until time of a Vigil Prayer Service 6 p.m., by Fr. Michael Ocran. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated for the repose of her soul at 11 a.m. at Holy Redeemer Church, Menominee on Monday, Jan. 27 officiated by Fr. Ocran. A memorial fund has been established in her name.