|Birth: ||Jul. 30, 1937|
|Death: ||Sep. 9, 2012|
Dean Ellis Delaplain, 75, of Iola, Kansas, died Sunday, September 9, 2012, at the Moran Manor, Moran Kansas. Were he had been living since March 2012.
Dean was born July 30, 1937, at Elsmore, Kansas, the only child of Glenn and Hazel (Perkins) Delaplain. He grew up at Elsmore until the family moved to Iola when he was eleven. He graduated from Iola High School and served in the U.S. Air Force from 1956 to 1960.
On June 4, 1961, Dean married Dorothy Haen in Piqua, Ks. They made their home in Pomona, California where Dean worked as a mail carrier for the U.S. Postal Service. They returned to this area in 1993 after he retired. Dorothy preceded him in death on November 27, 2008.
He is survived by three daughters: Debbie & husband Rick, DeAnne and Denise. And four grandchildren, Michael, John, Roseanne & Josh. All of Iola, Ks.
As to his wishes, his body was donated to the University of Kansas School of Medicine for research.
Glenn Ellis Delaplain (1913 - 1996)
Hazel Loretta Perkins Delaplain (1913 - 1986)
Dorothy Rose Haen Delaplain (1942 - 2008)
Body donated to medical science
Created by: debilyn
Record added: Sep 10, 2012
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