Deanna K. Dally, 59, Liberal, Mo., died Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2006, at her home in Liberal, following a sudden illness. She was born on Sept. 15, 1946, in Mt. Grove, Mo., to DeForest Ratterree and Helen Elizabeth Briggs Ratterree.
Deanna grew up in Nevada and was a graduate of Nevada High School in 1964. She was a homemaker and then went to work at Farm and Home in Nevada for 10 years and then worked for Bates County Mutual the past eight years. She lived in Bronaugh for over 30 years and Liberal the past two years. Deanna loved her family and friends.
Survivors include one daughter, Lori Budd and her husband Clifford, Liberal; one son Toni Kimball and his wife Paula, Springhill, Tenn.; five grandchildren, Caitlyn Budd, Liberal, Cody Kimball, Hope Kimball, Kay Kimball, and Sara Kimball, all of Springhill; her father, DeForest Ratterree, Nevada, Mo.; two sisters, Mary Jane Hinkle, Sheldon, Mo., and Debbie Carlson, Topeka, Kan.; one brother, Bob Ratterree, Topeka, and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her mother.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m., on Saturday, Feb. 25, at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada, with private committal services at Barton City Cemetery, Liberal.
Those who wish may contribute to the Ronald McDonald House or American Heart Association in care of Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada, MO.
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