Rolando Laurio Deegan, 40, seven-year Wal-Mart employee in Independence, Kan., passed away, Sunday, Nov.18, 2012, in Wichita.
Visitation will be held from 9-11 a.m. with family greeting friends on Wednesday, Nov. 21. Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. also on Wednesday, Nov. 21, both at Dunsford Funeral Home, Augusta. Interment to follow in Elmwood Cemetery, Augusta.
Rolando was born May 11, 1972, in Masbate, Philippines to Rogelio and Salvacion (Lusanta) Laurio. They preceded him.
He graduated from high school and attended two years of technical engineering school.
He is survived by: his sons, Jacob and Elijah Deegan; daughter, Michaela Deegan all of Neodesha; adoptive parents, Dennis Deegan of Eureka and Nenita Deegan of Durham, North Carolina; brother, Marcelo Deegan, Manila, Philippines; sister, Lorena Canedy of Augusta; mother of his children, Amy Deegan, Neodesha; half-brother, Bernard Haller, Durham, North Carolina; half sisters, Angie Butler, Durham, North Carolina and Mariteas Deegan of Emporia.
Memorial to the "Deegan Children's College Fund" in care of the funeral home.