Georgia Louise DEHART

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  • "Peace"
    - Dean Bennett
  • "She was a lovely lady from a wonderful large family. RIP..."
    - Bonnelle Hoppe

DEHART, Georgia Louise was born in Warren, Arizona to George and Stephanie Schultheis on March 4, 1923. She passed peacefully on January 21, 2018. She was a second generation Arizonan and lived most of her life in Tucson, graduating from Tucson High and earning two Master's degrees from the University of Arizona. She studied piano and belonged to Sigma Alpha Iota, but left college to work as the first woman stenographer in the dispatcher's office for Southern Pacific Railroad where she met her husband of 67 years, Bob DeHart. She returned to the UofA in the late 50's, receiving a teaching degree and taught grade school and ended as a Learning Disability Specialist with 25 year of service to TUSD. She spent a long healthy retirement volunteering with her church active in many social justice issues. Louise was predeceased by her husband, Robert A. DeHart and son, David. She is survived by her daughters, Susan and Sally; five grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Appreciation to Gerinet Hospice. A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, April 28, 2018, 10:00 a.m. at St Mark's Presbyterian Church, 3809 E. Third St. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St Mark's. Arrangements by FUNERARIA DEL ANGEL SOUTH LAWN.


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Tucson, AZ 85706
(520) 294-2603
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Published in the Arizona Daily Star on Apr. 15, 2018
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