The Hays Daily News

Delores 'Dee' Ann Conell

Delores "Dee" Ann Conell, 73, died Sunday, Aug. 12, 2012.

She was a nurse her entire career, with her last 34 years of service as a school nurse for Hays USD 489.

She was a 44-year member, MOPS advisor/mentor and parish nurse for Messiah Lutheran Church in Hays.

Survivors include two sons, Dan Conell and wife, Jane, Wichita, and Dana Conell and wife, Tracy, Gilbert, Ariz.; a daughter, Dawn Spinler and husband, Dwayne, Thornton, Colo.; a brother, David Wolff and wife, Karen, Austin, Minn.; six grandchildren, Jason and Andrew Conell, Darrell Spinler, Nathan, Garrett and Carson Conell; and numerous friends and relatives.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Messiah Lutheran Church, Hays; burial will be at 2 p.m. Friday in Pilgrim's Rest Cemetery, Myrtle, Minn.

Visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, with family present at the church.

Memorials are suggested to Messiah Lutheran Church, 2000 Main, Hays, KS 67601.

Condolences can be sent to the family at

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