| WMU News
KALAMAZOO, Mich.—Delores "Dede" Flowers, a former Western Michigan University staff member, died Dec. 12, 2016. She was 85.
Flowers, of Kalamazoo, joined the WMU staff in 1956 and retired in 1986 after almost 30 years of service to the University. She was an administrative assistant for speech pathology and audiology.
Cremation has taken place, and a private graveside service will be held in Sault Ste. Marie at a later date.
Memorial gifts may be made to Rose Arbor Hospice Residence or Park Village Pines.
Flowers' obituary can be found at bit.ly/2mQcuu5.