Robert Carol Sallee
1924 - 2009
Robert Carol Sallee, 84, of Prescott, died May 25, 2009 from dementia complications. He was born Dec. 25, 1924 in Tipton, Ind.
Mr. Sallee served in the United States Marine Corps during World War II and the Korean War.
His hobbies included fishing and hunting. He was a member of the Garrett Retirees and past president of his Prescott Homeowners Association.
He spent his past few years in the care of Happy Faces group home, where he received much love and professional care.
Mr. Sallee is survived by his children, Coletta Carol Spurling and Bryan Neal Sallee, both of Phoenix; grandchildren, Sean Spurling, Christina Sallee, Corina Mendoza and a number of great-grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life will be at 10 a.m., Saturday, May 30 at the Arizona Ruffner Wakelin Funeral Home, 303 S. Cortez in Prescott. Burial with military honors will be at Mountain View Cemetery.
The family suggests donations to favorite charities in memory of Mr. Sallee.
Friends are invited to log onto www.ruffnerwakelin.com to sign Mr. Sallee’s guest book, share a memory with the family and view a tribute to him.