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Dorothy (Schultz) Frehse

Posted 2018-03-12 by mhenderson
Today's News-Herald, Lake Havasu City, AZ -
Posted on March 8, 2018 -

Dorothy Frehse, 91, of Lake Havasu City, passed away peacefully Feb.
27, 2018.

Dorothy was born in Kansas City, Missouri on Sept 25, 1926 to Louis
and Amelia Schultz.

Dorothy married the love of her life, William Robert Frehse, in
Salina, Kansas. They moved from Salina to Los Angeles and then to
Torrance, where they started their family. Dorothy moved permanently
to Havasu after her husband passed in 1992.

Dorothy loved to travel throughout the Southwest and has visited
Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. She enjoyed boating, home
decorating and especially caring for her family by cooking delicious
meals and entertaining loved ones.

Dorothy was a passionate artist who loved to design outfits for
herself and her daughter. Her home is filled with some of her
beautiful paintings. She was particularly interested in Native
American art and made kachina replicas with her husband.

Dorothy was a very active member and volunteer worker at Community
Presbyterian Church and loved being a part of the women’s ministry.
She also was an active member of the Red Hat Society. She enjoyed her
last 26 years in Havasu because of the wonderful climate, scenery and

Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, William Frehse, her
parents Louis and Amelia Schultz, and her sister Betty Schultz.

Dorothy is survived by her son Steven Frehse (Janice), daughter Carol
Frehse Shill (Greg), six grandchildren: Jake, Max (Summer), Chloe
Shill, Christian (Cassie) Ashlee and Evan Frehse and one great-
grandchild, Grayson Frehse.

A memorial service is set for 10:30 a.m., March 22, 2018 at Community
Presbyterian Church, 3450 Chemehuevi Blvd.

Services were placed in the care of Lietz-Fraze Funeral Home. Thoughts
and condolences can be sent to the family at www.lietz- To send a free card to the Frehse family, go to

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Women’s ministry at
Community Presbyterian, Church 3450 Chemehuevi Blvd, Lake Havasu City,
AZ 86406.

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