Sky Scene 03

Deborah Ann Debes

September 24, 2019


     Deborah Ann (Detmer) Debes-age 63, from Hays, Kansas died Tuesday, September 24, 2019, at Hays Medical Center, Hays, Kansas.
     She was born May 14, 1956, in Great Bend, Kansas to Andrew L. and Marjorie M. (Ziegler) Detmer.  She married Kenneth R. Debes on October 6, 1979, in Great Bend, Kansas.
     She was an accounting specialist at Brungart-Hower-Ward-Elliott & Pfeifer, LC for 21 years and retired in 2018.  She grew up in Great Bend, and a was a 1974 graduate of Great Bend High School, attended Barton County Community College and Fort Hays State University.  Deborah lived in Great Bend, Ellinwood, and Lincoln before moving to Hays in 1993.  She was a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Hays. 
She enjoyed crocheting blankets and flower gardening.
     Survivors include her husband, Kenneth Debes, of the home; one son, Stephen Debes, 
and wife, Rose, Hoisington, KS; two daughters, Anna Debes, Hays, KS; Rachel Debes and husband, Jarod Hart, Shawnee, KS;  two sisters, Vicki Haselhorst and husband, Dan, Great Bend, KS; Linda Ille and husband, Mark, Great Bend, KS; four grandchildren, Peter Debes, Andrew Debes, Charles Hart and Isaac Hart.
     She was preceded in  death by her parents. 
     Services will be at 10:00 A.M. Friday, September 27, 2019, at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, 18 & Vine, Hays, Kansas.  Burial in St. Joseph Cemetery, Hays, Kansas.  
     Visitation is from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Thursday, at Cline-Keithley Mortuary of Hays,  and from 9:00 to 10:00 A.M. Friday, at the Church.  Family suggests memorials to Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church or Capuchin Province of Mid-America.
     Services are entrusted to Cline’s-Keithley Mortuary of Hays, 1919 E. 22nd Street, Hays, Kansas 67601.  
          Condolences can be sent via e-mail to or can be left
by guestbook at 


To send flowers to Deborah Ann Debes' family, please visit our floral section.


September 26, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 AM
Cline's-Keithley Mortuary of Hays
1919 E 22nd
Hays, KS 67601

Funeral Service
September 27, 2019

10:00 AM
Immaculate Heart of Mary Church
1805 Vine
Hays, KS. 67601

© 2020 Keithley Funeral Homes. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS