Darletta Oleson, 56, of Wellington

Darletta Oleson, 56, of Wellington, Kansas, passed away, Monday, February 18, 2013 at Sumner Regional Medical Center in Wellington, KS.

Memorial Services will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Monday, February 25th at the Hawks-Shelley Funeral Home of Wellington. No visitation is scheduled. A memorial has been established with the American Lung Association. Contributions can be left with the funeral home. For further information or to send a condolence please visit www.hawksfuneralhome.com.

Darletta Sue Oleson was born on August 7, 1956 the daughter of Darl and Betty Casement Gurnee in Arkansas City, Kansas. She was a 1974 graduate of Arkansas City High School. She was united in marriage with Dale Oleson on March 8, 1982 in Arkansas City, Kansas. Darletta worked at futures unlimited and later at Wal-Mart and she was also a homemaker.

Surviving to honor her memory are her son, Devon Oleson and wife Kim of Wellington, KS, daughter Tera Cox and husband Whitney of Arkansas City, KS, brother, Tom Gurnee of Van Couver, WA and five grandchildren; Alexis Oleson, Brandon Oleson, Dylan Cox, Brett Cox and Garet Cox.

Preceding her in death are her parents, husband Dale in 2005 and son Marty in 1995 as well as brother, John Gurnee.