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Darlene M. Little

March 31, 1937 — October 23, 2023

Darlene M. Little

Darlene M. Little, age 86 of Plymouth, passed away on October 23, 2023.  She was born in Kalamazoo on March 31, 1937

Darlene is the beloved and devoted wife of 63 years to the late Karl Lenard Little who passed away on February 14, 2021; loving mother of Leonard (Dorothy) Little and the late Jeffrey Little; proud grandmother of Nicole (Jack) Stryker and Jacob (Marlee) Little and great-grandmother of Easton Little.  She is deeply loved and will be greatly missed by her sister Carolyn Lamb.  She is pre-deceased by four of her siblings.

Darlene was raised in the Kalamazoo, Michigan area and graduated from Wayne Memorial High School.  She moved to the Plymouth area in the 1950s.  She moved to her current address in 1957.  She loved to bake.  Cookies were her specialty.  Before she began to raise her family, she was employed by Bell Telephone Company.    She was an active member of the First United Methodist Church.  Darlene had a passion for bringing Christ’s love and care to people during their time of need.    

Friends may visit the Schrader-Howell Funeral Home, 280 South Main Street, Plymouth, Michigan on Sunday, October 29, 2023 from 2:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.

Those who wish to honor the memory of Darlene M. Little are invited to consider a contribution to a charity of your choice.

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Sunday, October 29, 2023

2:00 - 5:00 pm (Eastern time)

Schrader-Howell Funeral Home

280 S. Main St, Plymouth, MI 48170

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