Edward R. Crose 1923 - 2008
Edward Raymond Crose, 85, of Cottonwood, died June 18. He was born in Prescott, Sept. 20, 1923, the son of Otis Perry Crose and Mary Linda Blanche Warbling Godac Crose.
He was a graduate of Miller Valley schools and Prescott High School. He served in the Army.
Mr. Crose was a self-employed painter and worked in construction. He enjoyed bowling and golf.
He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Doris; three sons, Dan Hatch (and wife Ellen) of Glendale, Don Hatch of Mesa and Jerry Hatch (and wife Donna) of Phoenix; a daughter, Dorothy Hatch-Fuller (and husband Michael) of Coeur D'Alene, Idaho
A brother Robert F. (and wife Irma) of Cottonwood; a sister, Eleanor Grace Richards of Cottonwood; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held Friday, June 27, 11 a.m. in the Westcott Funeral Home.
An online guestbook is available at www.westcottfuneralhome.com