Jane Arlene Stenson

SCANDIA, Kan. – Jane Arlene Stenson, 86, of Scandia, Kansas, formerly of Lewistown, died on July 17, 2014, in Belleville, Kansas

She was born on Dec. 21, 1927, in Lewistown, the daughter of the late Clarence and Viola (Aurand) Ellinger. In 1971 she married Joe Stenson, of Courtland, Kansas, who preceded her in death in 2005.

She is survived by: stepsons, Richard Stenson and wife, Lorrie, of Wellington, Kansas, and Mark Stenson, of Courtland, Kansas; two stepgranddaughters; six stepgreat-grandchildren; sisters, Mary Dahl, of Superior, Nebraska, and Sharon McCahren and husband, William, of Mifflintown; and many nieces, nephews, and friends.

Arlene was preceded in death by brothers Marlin, David, and Harry Ellinger, all of Lewistown.

Arlene attended Granville Township Elementary School and graduated from Lewistown High School in 1945.

She worked for banks in Lewistown and Harrisburg for many years.

Arlene was a member for the Methodist Church in Granville, where she taught a ladies Sunday school class for many years.

Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday July 21, at the Megrue-Price Funeral Home, Superior, Nebraska. Burial will take place in Kansas.