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Obituary: Donald Edward Densford

Donald Edward Densford Sr., age 89, passed away peacefully in Prescott on Sept. 8, 2015, after a brief illness.

Born in Salina, Kansas, to James Washington and Pearl Densford, he attended the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in New York before being commissioned into the United States Naval Reserve.

He is survived by his beloved wife Jean; his daughters Elizabeth Ann (Joseph) Rocha and Sandra Kay (Peter) Vernon; his sons Stephen Douglas (Sherry), Donald Jr. (Marybeth) and Thomas Anthony (Ann Maskalenko) Densford; his stepchildren Annette Younkins, Kent (Shirley) Fransene, Pamela (Steve) Wheaton and Marta Mackenthun; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Private services have been held.

Arrangements entrusted to Sunrise Funeral Home.

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