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Robert Ingraham 
Debolt

March 10, 1921 – December 4, 2018

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Obituary for Robert Ingraham Debolt

Robert Ingraham DeBolt born March 3, 1921 in Masontown, PA. He passed away December
4, 2018 at the age of 97. Married to Margaret Friedman for 26 years. They were sweet-
hearts as teenagers. Robert was 19 and Margaret was 16. World Was 2 came along and
Robert was drafted into the Army. Within a matter of months he was shipped overseas.
He served from January 1942 until January 1946. He was a Medical Technician and served
with the 37th Infantry in the South Pacific, Solomons, New Zealand, Philippine Islands, and Fiji.
He was a Company Aid Man. They went out under fire to render first aid to the wounded.
They dressed and bandaged the wounds and supervised evaluation aid stations for further
treatment.

Robert received a Medical Badge, Asiatic Pacific Theater Ribbon with Bronze Service Stars,
Philippine Liberation Ribbon with one Bronze Service Star, Good Conduct Metal, and a
Meritorious Unit Award.

Father of Robert L. DeBolt. Grandfather of Wendy Bucknell, Darin DeBolt, Great Grand -
father of Michael and Connor Bucknell, Carter and Mason DeBolt. Step-son Paul Friedman. Step-Grandchildren Michelle Eberhardt, Scott, David, Daniel, and Chris Friedman. Step Great-Grandchildren, Mikayla and Bella Eberhardt, Madison and Lennox Friedman.

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Service Information

When
Monday, December 17th, 2018 10:00am
Location
Falconer Funeral Home
Address
251 W. Juniper Ave.
Gilbert, AZ 85233
Location Information
1/4 mile south of Guadalupe Rd and 500 feet west of Gilbert Rd

Interment Information

When
Monday, December 17th, 2018 1:00pm
Location
National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona
Address
Location Information
23029 N. Cave Creek Rd. Phoenix, AZ 85024 Take 101 North to Cave Creek Rd. Turn right or west onto N. Cave Creek Rd. Turn right or south onto Pinacle Peak Pinacle Peak takes you right into the cemetery