Lois Oosterhous died Dec. 30, 2013, at Colorow Care Center in Olathe. She was 100.
No funeral services are planned at this time.
Lois Naomi Garrison was born in Goodland, Kan., Sept. 6, 1913, to Floyd and Grace (Shealy) Garrison. She spent her childhood and went to school in Cheyenne, Wyo., and Weldona. She attended Colorado A&M, now Colorado State University, in Fort Collins.
She married John Oosterhous Feb. 3, 1940, in Gallup, N.M. They moved from Downey, Calif., to Delta in 1997. He died July 25, 2007, in Delta.
Mrs. Oosterhous was a retail store manager.
She enjoyed cooking, baking, sewing, gardening, doing word search puzzles, her pet cats and telling stories of her childhood.
Mrs. Oosterhous is survived by her nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 67 years, John Oosterhous; one brother; and one sister.
Memorial contributions may be sent to HopeWest Hospice, P.O. Box 24, Delta, CO 81416.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory handled the arrangements.
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