Services for Dewy Z. Stevens, 81, who died Thursday at his home in Florence, were Tuesday at Florence United Methodist Church. Burial was in Hillcrest Cemetery, Florence.
Born Aug. 10, 1937, in Satanta to Dwight and Mable (Jones) Stevens, he graduated from Florence High School in 1955 and worked as a machinist for Boeing for 30 years. He also farmed, operated a service station, and drove a school bus.
He married Jane McCallum on Sept. 27, 1958. She survives along with three daughters, Karen Willits of McPherson and Cindy Slater and Melissa Richardson of Florence; a sister, Dona Jane Mann of Wichita; 12 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
A memorial has been established with Heartland Hospice of Wichita.
Last modified Jan. 9, 2019