Mesa, Ariz.: Arthur H. Schlosser, born Aug. 27, 1931, to John Carl and Erna Wilhemina (Rathke) Schlosser at home in Palmyra Township, S.D., and moved to the family farm in Allison Township, S.D., passed away Friday, April 27, 2012, in Tempe, Ariz., at the age of 80.
He is survived by his loving wife, Marie Schlosser; daughters: Cecelia (Jeffrey) Dobson and Sheryl Schlosser; stepchildren: Cindy (Tim) Vann, Harv (Marie) Schlosser and Richard (Ellen) Schlosser; grandchildren: Jeffrey (Elizabeth) Dobson Jr., Christopher (Angela) Dobson, Ashleigh (Andy) Bina, Michelle Schlosser, Lisa (Zax) Black, Sharon (Chad) Snow, Brittany (Jeremey) Walberg, Courtney Schlosser and Andrew Schlosser; nine great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his sisters: Arlene Hixon and Jan (Roger) Farley.
Arrangements entrusted to Melcher's Chapel of the Roses.
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In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Hospice of the Valley, 1510 E Flower St, Phoenix AZ 85014, the American Lung Association, 1301 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20004 or the American Cancer Association, PO Box 22718, Oklahoma City OK 73123-1718.