Esta Key Deinenger

Saturday, September 15, 2012

Esta Key Deinenger, 99, San Diego, Calif., formerly of the Nevada area, passed away on April 20, 2012, in San Diego, Calif. She was born Oct. 30, 1912, in Dederick, Mo., to James W. Key and Julia Hargrove Key. She and George E. Deinenger were married on June 16, 1932, in Nevada, and he preceded her in death.

Esta was raised in Dederick and graduated from Nevada High School in 1930. She has resided in San Diego for the past five years.

Survivors include one son, George J. Deinenger and his wife, Susan, San Diego, Calif.; three grandchildren, Scott Deininger, Thomas Deininger, and Rebecca Paragone; two great-grandchildren, Petra Deininger and Elena Deininger; and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one sister, Ruth McCune and one brother, Byron Key.

Committal services will be held at 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 18, at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Dederick, Mo., with Dr. George J. Deinenger officiating.

Arrangements are under the direction of Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada.

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