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Obituaries

Obituaries

Ailine H. Deters 1917 - 2005 Olsburg

Services for Ailine H. Deters, 88, Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Olsburg Lutheran Church in Olsburg. Inurnment will be in Olsburg Cemetery.Mrs. Deters died Monday, Nov. 7, 2005, at Brandon Woods Retirement Community.She was born Oct. 18, 1917, in Olsburg, the daughter of George F. and Esther Olivia Haff Hanson. She attended school in Olsburg. She received her bachelor's degree in home economics from Kansas State University and, at the age of 60, received her master's degree in journalism from Kansas State University.Mrs. Deters taught home economics in Miltonvale and Olsburg. She worked at the Kaiser Ship Yards in Portland, Ore, during World War II. She was a member of Olsburg Lutheran Church, First Lutheran Church in Manhattan, AAUW in Manhattan and Chi Omega sorority.She married Harold G. Deters on Aug. 14, 1946, in Olsburg. He died April 24, 1997.Survivors include two sons, Steven H. Deters, Greenville, N.C., and David G. Deters, Post Falls, Idaho; two daughters, Ruth E. Becker, Lawrence, and Debra H. Mantey, Clackamas, Ore; a brother, George Hanson, Aurora, Ill.; two sisters, Ruth Hanson, Seattle, and Lois Carlson, Pasadena, Calif.; and eight grandchildren.The family suggests memorials to Olsburg Lutheran Church, Bethany College in Lindsborg, sent in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home in Lawrence.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.rumsey-yost.com">www.rumsey-yost.com</a>.