The Arizona Republic, 07/26/08
Dolores Elizabeth Hatch 84, of Cave Creek, Arizona passed away July 24, 2008. She was born in Hatch, Idaho on July 14, 1925 and moved to Arizona in 1952. Dolores worked as the Administrative Assistant to the President of the First National Bank of Arizona and
subsequently managed the office of her Husband's Medical Practice located on 31st Avenue and Van Buren in Phoenix. Her love of Horses and Children resulted in a 22 year role as leader and mentor of the Northwest Riders 4-H Club where she introduced, inspired and taught many young riders in Equestrian Showmanship. Dolores was preceded in death by her son Craig Hatch. She is survived by her Husband of 63 years, Dr. Bill P. Hatch, D.O., her children, Pamela (Arthur) Patterson, Mark Hatch, Laird (Sherry) Hatch, Lorin Hatch and Lori Hatch, her Grand-children Cara Thomas, William Patterson, Leah Ketchum and Andrea Hatch and 5 Great Grand-children, Taya, Tenley, Tamela, Talin and Benjamin. Visitation will be held at the Hansen Desert Hills Mortuary, 6500 E. Bell Road, Scottsdale, AZ (480) 991-5800, from 5pm to 7pm Monday July 28th, 2008. Funeral Services will be held in Chesterfield, Idaho at 12:00 pm, August 2nd, 2008.
Published in The Arizona Republic from 7/26/2008 - 7/27/2008