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Megan Elizabeth Debes Escalante
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Birth: Jan. 13, 1981
Russell County
Kansas, USA
Death: Sep. 6, 2011
Reno County
Kansas, USA

Megan Elizabeth Debes was born on 13 January 1981 in Russell, Kansas to John M. and Catherine (Munk) Debes. Two years later, she became a big sister to Joshua. On 19 July 2008, Meg married Chris Escalante in Topeka, Kansas where she resided for eleven years.

She grew up in Hoisington, was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church and the summer swim team. Megan graduated from Hoisington High School in 1999 and went on to obtain her associate degree from Washburn University and in 2010 her bachelor degree in clinical science from Wichita State University.

Megan returned to her home town in 2010 and worked at Clara Barton Hospital as a medical lab scientist. She and her husband purchased a home across the street from where she had grown up.

Meg was taken far too soon, at the age of 30, on 6 September 2011 in Reno County, Kansas.

She was survived by her husband, parents, brother and his wife, parents-in-law, two brothers-in-law and their wives, four nieces and one nephew, many aunts, uncles, cousins and a multitude of friends.

[Source: Great Bend Tribune (Great Bend, Kansas), 7 September 2011.]

Meg had a smile that lit up a room. She was funny and fun-loving, very much "the girl next door". If anyone typified "to know her was to love her", it was Megan. She loved to be surrounded by her family and friends. 
Holy Family Cemetery
Barton County
Kansas, USA
Created by: Dıehard
Record added: Sep 06, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76107893
Megan Elizabeth <i>Debes</i> Escalante
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Megan Elizabeth <i>Debes</i> Escalante
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- Dıehard
 Added: Mar. 15, 2015
Two years without your smile...
- Dıehard
 Added: Sep. 6, 2013
Happy 32nd Birthday, Meg!!!
- Dıehard
 Added: Jan. 13, 2013
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