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Robert Coss

Robert Coss, 83, of Prescott, died Monday, Oct. 9, 2000, at his home.

He was born Nov. 27, 1916, in West Wheeling, Ohio, to Charles and Marillie (Detriech) Coss.

Mr. Coss was a World War II veteran. He moved to Prescott from Ohio. He retired as a millwright for a steel company.

Survivors include his wife, Ruth; daughters, Cheryl Lewis of Sammamish, Wash., and Roberta Dupre of Encinitas, Calif.; sons, Peter of Prescott and Roger of San Diego, Calif.; sister, Lola Coss of Tempe; eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Prescott United Methodist Church.

Memory Chapel Mortuary helped the family with arrangements.

Robert C. Dedolph

Robert C. Dedolph, 76, of Prescott, died Sunday, Oct. 8, 2000, at Mountain View Manor in Prescott.

He was born Oct. 11, 1923, in St. Paul, Minn., to Frederick and Tessa (Simpson) Dedolph.

Mr. Dedolph wrote and received awards for poetry. In 1997, he received an award for the song "An Arizona Love Song," which he wrote. He graduated cum laude from Carelton College in Minnesota. Mr. Dedolph was an avid reader, antique dealer, gardener and carpenter.

Survivors include his daughters, Carol Berg of Edina, Minn., and Margaret Lewis of Irvine, Calif.; sons, Charles of Cathlamut, Wash., and Carleton of Tomah, Wis.; brother, Richard of Louisville, Ky.; and six grandchildren.

He was preceded in death in 1990 by his wife of 43 years, Lorraine.

Services were at 9:30 a.m. today at Mountain View Manor, 1045 Sandretto Drive in Prescott.

The family suggests contributions to the national Parkinson's Foundation, 550 W. Thomas Road, #720, Phoenix, AZ 85013.

Sunrise Funeral Home and Crematory helped the family with arrangements.

Robert S. Hartley

Robert S. Hartley, 88, of Prescott, died Thursday, Oct. 5, 2000, in Prescott.

He was born July 24, 1912, in Deer Park, Wash., to Leonard and Nellie (Stephens) Hartley.

Mr. Hartley married Betty Smink on Feb. 27, 1981, in Las Vegas. He spent the majority of his life selling real estate in San Diego, Calif. He was a member of the Elks Lodge in El Cajon, Calif. His hobbies included boating, tennis, golf and travel.

Mr. Hartley and his wife moved from Kennebunkport, Maine, to Prescott. three years ago. His friends and family especially enjoyed his sense of humor.

Survivors include his wife, Betty; stepdaughter, Linda Wyatt of Wellington, Colo.; and brother, Richard of Squim, Wash.

Private cremation was at Bradshaw Crematory.

Arizona Ruffner Wakelin Funeral Home helped the family with arrangements.


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