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Obituary: Velma Bertha Cade

Velma Bertha Cade, 96, of Prescott, Ariz., passed away Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, in Prescott. She was born in St. Louis, Mo., and wed Army Air Corps 2nd Lieutenant Henry Cade in St. Louis in 1942. The Cades retired from the Air Force to Prescott in 1965 after duty stations in many foreign and stateside locations.

She is survived by two sons, Rick (Kathie) of Tucson, Ariz., and Tom (Nancy) of New Kent, Va.; and two grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband and two brothers, Herbert and Walter Kroeter.

A graveside service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 4, 2014, at Heritage Memorial Park in Dewey, Ariz. Services conducted by the American Lutheran Church, of which she was a member her entire life. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Salvation Army.

Arrangements entrusted to Heritage Memory Mortuary.

Information provided by survivors.

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