Lorine Hewson, 74, died Thursday, April 11, 2019, at High Plains Retirement Village in Lakin.
She was born Sept. 20, 1944, in Great Bend to Harry Paul and Gertrude Marie (Selders) Hewson.
She grew up in Garden City and attended Holcomb schools, graduating from Holcomb High School. She graduated from McPherson College, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in education.
She worked as a teacher for the Larned and Holcomb school districts. In 1979, she became the house manager for the Emmaus House in Garden City, where she worked until her retirement in 2017. She enjoyed sewing, cooking and collecting John Wayne memorabilia.
Survivors include a brother, Paul Hewson, and his wife, Jane, of Garden City; two nieces; and one nephew.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Linda Hewson.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Church of the Brethren in Garden City. Graveside service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Larned Cemetery in Larned.
Visitation will be noon to 8 p.m. Sunday at Garnand Funeral Home in Garden City.
The family suggests memorials be given to the Emmaus House, in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 412 N. Seventh St., Garden City, KS 67846. Condolences may be given at garnandfuneralhomes.com.