Delores Ogden


BOISE, IDAHO - Dolores Jean Shope Ogden, age 83, of Boise, Idaho, formerly of Portsmouth, Ohio, San Francisco, California and Milton, Kentucky, passed away on Sunday, August 25, 2013.

Raised in Portsmouth, she was a 1948 graduate of Portsmouth High School, a member of the Portsmouth United Methodist Church and attended Ohio State University. Dolores was united in marriage on April 16th, 1954, to Jon A. Ogden. She was a avid reader and loved traveling, theater, crossword and jigsaw puzzles, and animals, especially her beloved bichon frise, Napoleon.

Dolores is survived by her loving husband of 59 years, her sister-in-law, Marilyn Waltz, nephew, Alan Waltz, nieces, Jana and Melanie Waltz, all of Indianapolis, Indiana, and her cousin, Janet Gimberline of Florida. She was preceded in death by her father, Melborn Shope and her mother, Thelma Chick Shope.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial gift may be made to the SPCA or the charity of your choice.

Graveside services were held at Moffett Cemetery, overlooking the beautiful Ohio River, Milton, Kentucky.

Published in The Daily Times from Oct. 5 to Oct. 6, 2013