Martin Dehn, 80, West Plains, Missouri, died at 6:34 a.m., Thursday, April 26, 2012, at Ozarks Medical Center, West Plains, Missouri. He was born September 22, 1931, at St. Louis, Missouri, to Raymond Bernerd Dehn and Bernice Cecela Stein Dehn. Mr. Dehn was a veteran having served with the United States Navy. Before his retirement, he was a medical equipment sales representative for Air Shield Inc., St. Louis, Missouri. He was a member of Knights of Columbus and loved boating and fishing. Mr. Dehn was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, West Plains, Missouri.
He is survived by two sisters, Vi Higgins, St. Charles, Missouri and Janet Copeland, West Plains, Missouri; special nephew and family, Harold Copeland, Sr., wife, Betty, and their son, Harold Copeland, Jr., all West Plains, Missouri; and many nephews, nieces and friends.
His parents precede him in death.
Mr. Dehn made a gift by donating his body to the Genesis Program, which supports the Medical Education and Research Institute, Memphis, Tennessee. Arrangements under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. On line condolences may be expressed at robertsondrago.com.