He was born in WaKeeney, son of Larry and Audrey (Couture) Deines. He was a 1991 graduate of Trego Community High School and a graduate of Northwest Kansas Technical College, Goodland. He was employed as an auto parts salesman by Hays Auto Parts, Hays.
Survivors include his parents, a brother, Chad Deines, a sister, Erika Perry, paternal grandmother, Hilda Deines, and special friend, Shelli Jones. He was preceded in death by paternal grandfather, Louis Deines; and maternal grandparents, Len and Quetona Couture.
Burial in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Trego Center.
Submitted by Gayle M. Garrett