Delores H. Hagler, age 81 of Howell, passed away at her home Monday, December 31, 2012. She was born September 8, 1931 in Detroit, Michigan, the daughter of Lorentis P. and Bertha I.(Couter) Ross. Beloved of the late Clarence Hagler, Jr. (4/26/1998) whom she had married in Detroit 9/11/1948, dear mother of Gary W. (Laura) Hagler of Howell, Donna L. (Robert) Stewart of Howell, Sandra J. Erwin of Fowlerville, Debra M. (Mike) Fournier of Howell and daughter-in-law, Kathy Hagler of Weberville. Loving grandmother of 16 grandchildren and 27 great grandchildren. Dear sister of Robert (Norvil) Ross of Kansas, Sylvia Bell of Mount Clemens, Barbara Alcantara of Shelby Township and Margaret Swift of Roseville; numerous nieces and nephews. Delores was preceded in death by her son, Michael (10/21/2011) daughter, Vickie Lynn Hagler (6/30/1990) and brother James Merlin Ross (10/6/2006). Visitation will be Thursday from 5-8 p.m. with funeral services 11:00 a.m. Friday, January 4, 2013 at MacDonald’s Funeral Home, Howell (517-546-2800). Memorial contributions are suggested to St. Joseph Mercy Livingston Hospice or the American Cancer Society.