• Dick Lee DetwiLer
    Dick Lee DetwiLer


KENSINGTON - Dick Lee Detwiler, age 98, passed away Monday, August 17, 2020 at the Valley Vista Long Term Care in Wamego, KS. He was born February 19, 1922 in Rural Smith County, KS to Henry and Hilma (Drotts) Detwiler. He was a farmer.

Survivors include daughters Dixie King (Thom) of Wamego, KS, Jane Detwiler (Jesse Whitla) of Aubrey, TX and Erica Elder (Jeff) of Wamego, KS; son Bruce Detwiler (Teresa) of Eureka, KS; 5 grandchildren and 1 great granddaughter; brother Loren Detwiler of Mesa, AZ and sister Carol (Vern) Overmiller of Smith Center, KS.

There will be no public visitation.

Graveside services will be at 10:00 AM, Saturday August 22, 2020 at the Cedar Cemetery, Cedar, KS. Interment will follow in the Cedar Cemetery, Cedar, KS.

In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions be given to American Legion Fred Marra Post 166 and can be sent in care of the mortuary.

Arrangements are entrusted to Simmons-Rentschler Mortuary, Smith Center, KS.

To leave an online condolence visit www.simmonsrentschler.com

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