Richard (Dick) Talbot Dodson, 92 passed away on January 11, 2020 in Glendale, AZ. He was the husband of Dorothy Dodson. They shared many memorable years together.
Born in Giltner, Nebraska, He was the son of George & Faye Dodson. He graduated from the University of Nebraska in 1950.
After serving in the United States Air Force, Dick was a successful entrepreneur which included a real estate career that lasted over 50 years here in the Valley.
Dick was an avid tennis player, die hard Nebraska and Cardinal football fan and also enjoyed tending to his plants in the yard.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy (Doti) Dodson, Son, Nick Dodson & wife Arlene, Daughter, Becki Faye Starr & husband Rich Starr, Sister, Marilyn Hogan & husband Bob, with children Jim, Jeff and Jay Hogan, Sister-in-law, Joanne Dodson with children Shelly, Pam and David Dodson, Grandchildren, Sandra Bruce & husband Shad Bruce Sr. , Bryan Grube & wife Lawrie Grube, Jennifer Slater & husband Mark Slater and Gunnar & Olivia Starr.
Great-grandchildren Shad & Stella Bruce, Michael & Matthew Grube & Taylor & Meghan Nilson.
Preceded in death by brother Kent Dodson, Daughter Cindi Grube and former wife Helen Grayce Bool.
A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00pm on Friday, January 17, 2020 at Hansen Desert Hills Mortuary, 6500 E Bell Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85254.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Hospice of the Valley at 1510 E. Flower St, Phoenix, AZ 85014.Print Obituary & Condolences