Dorothy Jean VanBrimer
  • Humane Society of Monroe County
    833 N. Telegraph Rd.
    Monroe, MI 48162

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“To Family of Dorothy, I am sorry for your loss of your Mom. I knew her as she lived on the 7th floor with me at Trenton Towers. We had a lot of...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Elaine Kootsillas - Trenton, MI

“May her soul rest in peace and may the light of the Lord shine upon her for all eternity. ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Lewis Swift - Riverview, MI

“I remember Aunt Dorothy as a woman of strength,spirit, and a good sense of humor. I had the chance to have lunch with her a couple of years ago, and...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Julie Kline - Glendale, WI

“Dorothy was my co-worker at Monsanto in the Cafeteria and the Janitor group. She was fun to work with.Had alot of fun, RIP Dorothy ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: David Pelletier - trenton, MI

“I sure missed those great lunches (especially Fish Friday's) you put together for us before the cafeteria closed at Monsanto Chemical. It was always...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Doug Lyles - Brownstown, MI

“FAMILY,,,YOU HAVE OUR SYPMATHY,,,YOUR MOM SURE WAS A FUN LADY,AND SHE COULD ROCK AND ROLL,DANCE TO THE MUSIC... ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: JIM AND SUE RAREDON - WETMORE, MI

“Dorothy, You will be missed here at The Towers. It was a pleasure to know you.May you rest in peace. ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Ruby O'Neill - Trenton, , MI

“May you rest in the arms of our Father for eternity. ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Kenneth and Shannen Pluff Hodgins - MO

“You will be missed. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Donald and Shirley Pluff - MO


Born in Ecorse, Dorothy was the daughter of Adolph & Oshel (West) Renaud. She married Arthur Alva Pluff in 1949. She then married Robert VanBrimer on June 9, 1969. Sadly he preceded her in death in September of 2006. During Dorothy's career she worked for Ogden Foods, Monsanto and managed the kitchen at Trenton Towers. She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Rockwood and Swan Boat Club in Newport.

Dorothy leaves to cherish her memory her children: Donald (Shirley) Pluff of Hollister, Missouri, Charles VanBrimer of Gibraltar, Kenneth (Gail) VanBrimer of Mio, Sandra Pluff-Bosk of Escanaba, Mary (Bob) Pluff-Jacobs of Carleton, and Yvonne VanBrimer of Lincoln Park; as well as her grandchildren: Don Pluff Jr., Lonia Beauchamp, Shannon Hodgins, Dolly Stevens, Jennifer Jacobs-Snead, and Tamara Pluff-Chilcutt; step grandchildren: Christopher, Trisha, Jennifer, Shawn, Timarie and Charles Jr.; as well as numerous great grandchildren and many nieces & nephews. In addition to her parents and husband Robert, Dorothy was preceded in death by a son Butch Pluff and a sister Mary Hurst.