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Dean Hinson

KSAL StaffDecember 2, 2019

Dean Hinson, age 84, lifetime Concordia resident, entered into rest on Friday, November 29, 2019 at the Sunset Nursing Home, Inc., Concordia, Kansas. He was born on November 6, 1935 in Concordia, Kansas to Elbert A. and Helen Louise (Strait) Hinson.

Dean was a 1953 graduate of Concordia High School.

He married Diane E. Walden and they were united in marriage for 65 years. She preceded him in death on May 8, 2019.

Dean worked at Boogaarts in Concordia as a Warehouseman.

Dean was a member of the Trinity United Methodist Church, Concordia Country Club.

He enjoyed golfing, KSU Sports, fishing, baseball, hunting, and most of all spending time with his family.

Survivors include his, five children, Danielle Rassel (Bob), Doug Hinson (Peg), Denise Hinson, Deidra Morgan (Randall), Dana Smith (Todd), 3 sisters, Louise Regnier (Warren), Patricia Hinson, Beth Maciejewski (Mark), a brother, Gary Hinson (Pat) & 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Diane, parents, Elbert and Helen, a brother, Davey L. Hinson.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 from 1:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the Chaput-Buoy Funeral Home, Concordia, with family receiving friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.

Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. at Chaput-Buoy Funeral Home, Concordia, Kansas with Pastor Melanie Adams presiding. Inurnment will take place at a later date. On behalf of Dean, his wishes were for family and friends to wear casual, Kansas State, or purple attire.

The family suggests memorials to Kindred Hospice, 900 E 1st St, McPherson, KS 67460 in c/o the funeral home. For online condolences please visit

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