Originally Published: March 17, 2011 8:16 p.m.
Dolores passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 16, 2011, at Mountain View Manor in Prescott, Ariz. She was born June 16, 1930, in Duluth, Minn., the daughter of Otto and Dorothy Olson. Dolores was 80 years old.
Dolores is a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and was involved in serving on many missions for the church over the years. She not only enjoyed serving on those missions but lived life to its fullest.
Dolores loved her family and was very proud of them. She will truly be missed.
Dolores is survived by her children, Rick Charon of Stella, Mo., Laura Kalinski of Puyallup, Wash., Rebecca Sherwood of Verona, Mo., and Paul Charon of Chino Valley, Ariz.; 15 grandchildren; and 58 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be at 6 p.m. Sunday, March 20, 2011, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 441 W. Perkinsville Road, Chino Valley, Ariz.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the church Mission Fund at the above address.
You are invited to visit Dolores' guestbook at www.ruffnerwakelin.com.
The Arizona Ruffner Wakelin Funeral Home assisted the family with the arrangements.
Information provided by survivors.