Verene M. Kelley-Dearden, age 90, died on Monday, February 5, 2018 at the St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City, Kansas. She was born on February 10, 1927 in St. Francis, South Dakota the daughter of Carl and Lucelle Hinricks Dice.
She married Frank Gay. He preceded her in death. On Oct. 3, 1947 she married Dr. Samuel Jack Kelley, he preceded her in death on June 3, 1977. She married Lesley Dearden on September 22, 1979. He preceded her in death on June 11, 1992.
She is a member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church of Scott City, Kansas.
Four Children Don and Sharon Kelley of Idaho
Jacque and Melvin Voth of Garden City, Kansas
Duane Kelley of Wichita, Kansas
Michael and Kolleen Kelley of Washington
Seven Siblings Jean and Don Brandenburger of Colorado
Arlene Boyde of Idaho
Darrell Dice of Idaho
Dennise Dice of Idaho
Kathy Coats of Washington
Rita Peterson of Idaho
Bonnie Todd of Washington
Fifteen Grandchildren, and Fifty great grandchildren and twelve great great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by one daughter, Claudia Trent; Six siblings, Renee Good, Dorthy Bender, Deloris Harkness, Sunny Dice, Midge Barber, Belva Dice.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, February 12, 2018 at the Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Scott City, Kansas at 10:30 am.
Private Family interment will be held at the Scott County Cemetery.
Visitation will be held from 1-8 on Sunday, January 11, 2018 at Price and Sons Funeral Home of Scott City, Kansas.
Memorials are suggested in lieu of flowers to the Verene M. Kelley-Dearden Memorial Fund in care of Price & Sons Funeral Homes 620 N. Main St. Garden City, Kansas 67846.