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Dorothy Jean Krause DeFir
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Birth: Aug. 3, 1922
Death: Jan. 6, 2012

DeFir, Dorothy J.
89, a long time Scottsdale resident, passed away January 6th at Brighton Gardens Hospice. Born August 3, 1922 to Edward and Gola Krause in Indianapolis, Indiana, where many of her extended family still reside. She migrated to California in 1959 before moving to Arizona in 1970 always employed in an executive administrative position until her retirement in 1986. Dorothy was an avid ballroom dancer, bowler and golfer being well remembered for her years of singing with the Sweet Adelines Chorus…She was pre-deceased by her brother Edward Krause and sister Ruth Polley. A special service will be conducted in Indianapolis, IN on August 3, 2012, which would have been her 90th birthday at the gravesite of her beloved husband James R. Polley. Dorothy died on what would have been his 99th birthday. She will be permanently interred at Holy Redeemer Cemetary in Cave Creek, AZ. Memorial contributions can be made in her name to Brighton Gardens Hospice, 6001 East Thomas Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85251 
 
Burial:
Holy Redeemer Cemetery
Phoenix
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA
 
Created by: J Vallee
Record added: Dec 09, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101939954
Dorothy Jean <i>Krause</i> DeFir
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- J Vallee
 Added: Dec. 9, 2012
 
 
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