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Dellas Oman

Friday, April 20, 2007

Services for Dellas Oman, 92 of Ruthven will be held at 10:30 a.m. today, Friday, April 20, 2007 at United Methodist Church of Ayrshire. Rev. Jim Gochenouer will officiate the service.

Casket bearers will be Dellas's grandchildren.

Dellas passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2007 at the Ruthven Community Care Center.

Interment will take place at Silver Lake Cemetery of Ayrshire.

Dellas, daughter of Edward D. and Rosa Mae (Hopkins) Stephas was born Dec. 16, 1912 south of Ruthven. She received her education in the Ruthven School system. Following her education Dellas lived in Laurens where she was employed with Hastings.

In 1946 Dellas was united in marriage to Richard Oman in Jackson, Minn. Together they raised two children. Dellas was employed at Rexall Drug in Spencer. She and Richard farmed in the area from 1955 until 1982 when they retired.

Dellas was a member of the United Methodist Church in Ayrshire.

She was preceded in death by her parents; an infant son, Jack; a son, Darold "Pug" Kemp; granddaughters: Jacque Dolphin and Janell McDermott; two great grandsons: Adam Lawman and Jeffery Kemp; brothers, Donald Stephas and Edwin A. Stephas; and sisters: Doris Stephas, Mildred DeShane, Bernice Anderson and Genevieve Bigger.

Dellas is survived by her husband, Richard of Ruthven; her daughter, Shirley Schnell of Clayton, Wis.; fourteen grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; and several great-great grandchildren.

Arrangements are being handled by Martin-Mattice Funeral Home.