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Dorothy "Dottie" Benham


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Dorothy "Dottie" Benham Obituary
Benham, Dorothy "Dottie" (Moore)
Beloved Dorothy "Dottie" (Moore) Benham passed away on Monday, August 15, 2016 at the age of 73, completing her 8 year battle with cancer. She is survived by her husband, Jim Benham; Survived by her sister, Donna A. Blanke; husband, Ronald Blanke; daughter, Janet A. Kulm and husband Brian E. Kulm; grandson, Casey Kulm; granddaughter, Hannah Mae Kulm; step-children Eric, Chris and Katherine; and step-granddaughter, Elizabeth Benham. Also survived by her ex-husband of 28 years, Calvin E. Lash. An Arizona native, born February 9, 1943 in Phoenix, to Harry and Edythe Moore. She graduated from ASU with a BS in Accounting, Magna cum laude in 1982. A member of the Arizona Society of CPAs and the AICPA. She owned her own practice for over 30 years. She loved her pets: P-Nut, Boo, Chloe, and Wally. A pioneer of female distance running, she had a distinguished running career. Her strength and endurance was legendary. A runner, a partner, and a mentor to young women. To all of her many friends and family, she is waiting at the finish line for you to cross, and cheering you on from the Other Side. No services are planned. Charitable Donations to the Arizona Humane Society.
Published in The Arizona Republic on Aug. 21, 2016
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