Wife of Bob Hope dies at 102 - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Wife of Bob Hope dies at 102

(CNN) - Dolores DeFina Hope, the wife of the late legendary comedian Bob Hope, has died at the age of 102.

She passed away of natural causes at her Los Angeles area home Monday.

The singer-turned-philanthropist was known to accompany her husband on trips to entertain troops stationed abroad. The couple was married for nearly 70 years until Bob Hope's death in 2003 at the age of 100.

A private service for Dolores Hope will take place at the Bob Hope Memorial Garden. She will be laid to rest next to her husband.

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