Dolpha Coleman, 84, passed away peacefully on February 21, 2019 in Mesa, Arizona. Dolpha loved her children and grandchildren and was an avid supporter of their endeavors. A talented musician and performer, she enjoyed organizing and participating in musical and dramatic productions. She was an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and loved the Savior. Some of her favorite activities were singing, shopping, gardening, and playing games with family and friends.
Dolpha was preceded in death by her husband Ed, four sisters, and one brother. She is survived by one brother, Anthony Farr; seven children, Ed (Merla) Coleman, Toni (Randy) Pearson, Sydney (Brett) Applegate, Daren (Colleen) Coleman, Kelland Coleman, Kristen (Dave) Perez, and Candace (Thomas Jacob) Coleman; 26 grandchildren; and 41 great-grandchildren, which number is subject to change any day.
The funeral service will be held at 11:00am on Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints – Grandview 2nd Ward, 925 North Harris Drive, Mesa, Arizona 85203, with a visitation beginning two hours prior to the service at 9:00am.