Darlene Laraine Hoover Mathias, 87, died on Sunday, July 28, 2019, at the Ranch House in Garden City. She was born June 18, 1932, in Beaver County, Okla., to Paul and Loraine Frank Hoover.
She was one of four children including a twin sister and moved with her family to Garden City as a child.
On Sept. 10, 1950, she married Rolland Mathias in Garden City. They had two sons, Gary and Michael. She was a homemaker and lived for her family.
She is survived by her son, Michael of Garden City; her sister, Marlene Stilwell of Canon City, Colo.; six grandchildren; and five great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Rolland.
Graveside services will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday at the Deerfield Cemetery. Memorial service will follow at 11 a.m. at Price & Sons Funeral Home of Garden City.
Visitation will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested to the Presbyterian Church of Garden City in care of Price & Sons Funeral Home, 620 N. Main St., Garden City, KS 67846.