Our Obituaries

Frances Marian York

February 24, 1925 - October 19, 2016

Frances Marian York returned home to the Lord on October 19, 2016. Fran was born February 24, 1925, to her parents Joe F. Ray and Mary Ellen Ray. She married her high school sweetheart, Lt. Charles M. York, in Pueblo, Colorado, on December 9, 1944, shortly before he went overseas in WWII with the Army Air Corp. She was graduated from Northeast High School in 1943, where she enjoyed drama, the...
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James Michael Taylor

July 27, 1989 - October 16, 2016

James Michael Taylor met his Lord and Savior face-to-face on October 16, 2016 at the age of 27. What we only know in part this side of eternity, James Michael now knows in full (1 Corinthians 13:12). James Michael was born in Oklahoma City on July 27, 1989 to his devoted parents, Mike and Jamie Taylor. He was adored by two older sisters, Jessica and Natalie, to whom he was both loyal protector...
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Donna Jean Miller

July 21, 1930 - October 14, 2016

Donna Jean Wattenbarger Miller, 86, passed from this life on October 14th, 2016, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. A Memorial Service will be held at All Souls Episcopal Church on October 27,2016 at 11 o'clock. Donna was a native Oklahoman, born in Tulsa, July 21 st, 1930, to LeRoy and Doris (Hurst) Wattenbarger. Her parents gave her many opportunities in the arts while growing up. She was given...
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Stephen Baxter Browne

August 20, 1945 - October 14, 2016

Stephen Baxter Browne passed away peacefully Friday, October 14, 2016. Stephen was born in Wichita, Kansas on August 20, 1945, the son of Eula Lee & Virgil Browne, Jr. and grandson of Maimee Lee & Virgil Browne, Sr. of Oklahoma City and Ella Lee & John Burch of Hereford, Texas. He attended public school in Wichita through the 8th grade, at which point he was accepted into the...
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Ralph Farrar

August 14, 1944 - October 13, 2016

Ralph Farrar, Jr., 72, our beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, cousin and friend passed away October 13th 2016.Ralph was born in Hobart, OK on August 14th, 1944. He graduated from Roosevelt High School and the University of Oklahoma.Ralph proudly served our country in the United States Navy. He was the President of Northwest Bank for over thirty years and after their merger he...
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Ruth Leah Janger

February 22, 1917 - October 9, 2016

Ruth Leah (Galoob) Janger was born in Stella, Oklahoma, February 22, 1917. Until the year 2000, she lived in Oklahoma, residing for 74 years in Oklahoma City. She passed away at age 99 in Danville, CA., October 9, 2016. She was married to Harry Janger for 62 years.Ruth was a beloved member of her Oklahoma City community for three quarters of a century, Ruth's home and heart were always open to...
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James Miner Brigance

February 23, 1931 - September 30, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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James Norman Spaeth

February 1, 1921 - September 29, 2016

James N. Spaeth, Passed away on September 29, 2016. James was born and raised in Kansas City, Missouri to Ervin F. and Violet Spaeth, and grew up with five brothers and three sisters. He attended Holy Cross Catholic Elementary School, Northeast High School and Junior College. During World War II, he came to Oklahoma City with his family for construction work at Tinker field and then joined the...
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Mary Elizabeth Davis

December 12, 1924 - September 28, 2016

Mary Elizabeth Harris DavisDecember 12, 1924 - September 28, 2016Mary was born to John A. and Kitty C. Harris in Athens, Louisiana and graduated from Athens High School. She married Dwight E. Davis. She is survived by stepson Phil Davis and his wife Cathy of Coppell, TX; nieces Jana Metoyer of Houston, TX, Kelly Malone of Dallas, TX; nephews Jim Cunningham of Shreveport, LA, Jay Wendt of...
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Gary Ward Davis

August 29, 1931 - September 27, 2016

Gary W. Davis is a Christian, husband, father, grandfather, brother, lawyer and friend. He went home on September 27th, 2016, fully ready to be with his Father and his Lord. Gary was born August 29th, 1931to Delphine Ward Davis and Harry Davis. He grew up in the 30's and 40's in Iola, Kansas. He graduated from Kansas University in 1953. During college Garymarried his wife of 64 years, Sally,...
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Stuart Taylor Viele

March 26, 1985 - September 23, 2016

Stuart Taylor Viele passed away on September 23, 2016 in Denver, Colorado. Stuart was born and raised in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and attended Casady School, where he excelled on the football and soccer field before graduating in 2004. He then attended Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas where he went on to earn his Bachelor's of Science in Economics with Financial Applications degree...
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Rose Ella Couch

August 23, 1922 - September 21, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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Ann Simmons Alspaugh

December 13, 1934 - September 20, 2016

Ann Simmons Alspaugh passed away, unexpectedly, at home, Tuesday, September 20th, 2016. Her family, and many, many friends, mourn the loss of one of Oklahoma's leading ladies. Ann was the mother of three, the grandmother of seven, an executive, a community leader, a patron of the arts and an engaged philanthropist.Ann was born in Duncan, Oklahoma, on December 13, 1934, the daughter of Marjorie...
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Sue Nell Husmann

September 16, 1933 - September 19, 2016

Sue Nell Husmann, 83 was born September 16, 1933 in Kaw City, Oklahoma. She passed away suddenly Monday, September 19, 2016 in her home with her husband, of 62 years, by her side. She married JoeIrl Husmann on December 24, 1953. They adored one another and from their love, three daughters were born. Sue loved her family, especially her grandchildren. She has traveled an unimaginable number...
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David Glenn Rickard

September 19, 1965 - September 17, 2016

David Glenn Rickard, 50, of Katy passed away on September 17, 2016. David was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on September 19, 1965. He attended Abilene Christian University and then Oklahoma University, where he earned a law degree. Throughout his life, David was a thoughtful, quiet, and philosophical Christian man who loved his family and God. He also loved golfing, the OU Sooners, watching...
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Jerry Lavoid Jones

December 26, 1939 - September 17, 2016

Jerry L. Jones, 76, Oklahoma City, passed Saturday, September 17, 2016. Jerry was born Dec. 26, 1939, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and was a lifelong resident of OKC. He worked, as a Aviation Refueling Mechanic at Will Rogers World Airport for 48 years. Jerry was a graduate of Central High School in 1958. He is preceded in death by parents Paul L. Jones and Mary Graham and brother Bill Jones and...
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Howard Bertram Hopps,

March 16, 1924 - September 17, 2016

Howard B. Hopps Jr. was born in Oklahoma City on March 16, 1924, son of Howard B. and Freda Hopps. He attended Classen High School and graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a degree in Chemical Engineering. He was a deacon at the First Presbyterian Church, a longtime member of the Loyal Knights of Old Trusty, and of the Oklahoma City Men's Dinner Club. He loved to read technical...
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Joseph Louis Bertok

January 15, 1933 - September 15, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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Amy Anne OWEN

September 27, 1982 - September 14, 2016

Amy Anne Owen was born September 27, 1982, to Robert and Margaret Owen in Norman, OK. Amy passed on September 14, 2016, in Oklahoma City.Amy was the first grandchild in both families and brought life and joy from her early days forward. As a child, she was joyful, smiled a lot and was gentle in spirit. As she grew, Amy developed a clever and understated sense of humor and charm. Her kindness...
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Marilyn Vandiver

November 23, 1938 - September 12, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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Donald Joe Maguire

July 2, 1928 - September 11, 2016

Maguire, Donald Joe, 88, passed away on September 11, 2016. He was born on July 2, 1928 to in Carnegie, Oklahoma to Dewitt and Pearl Maguire. He graduated from Carnegie High School and then went on to attend Oklahoma A & M. He graduated in 1951 with a degree in Poultry Science. After High School he married his childhood sweetheart, Mary L. Furlong on June 16, 1947. Together they raised 3...
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Karen Denise Kaufman

May 29, 1962 - September 11, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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Bill L. Harlan

February 21, 1937 - September 10, 2016

Bill L. Harlan was born February 21, 1937 in Amarillo, Texas and passed away after a brief illness on September 10, 2016. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Phyllis, their son Michael, his wife Geri and their daughter Makenzie.Bill was a member of Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity at the University of Oklahoma where he graduated with a degree in geology in 1959. Bill didn't use his geological...
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Virginia Katherine WORLEY

May 30, 1928 - September 7, 2016

Virginia Koelker Worley passed away in Dayton, Ohio, on September 7, 2016. She was born May 30, 1928 in Fort Mitchell, Kentucky to the late Edward H. and Victoria Koelker. Along with her parents, Virginia is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Worley; her brother and his wife, Edward J. and Mary Koelker; and her brother-in-law, John William Worley. She is survived by her sister-in-law,...
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Margaret Jacquelyn Miller

July 15, 1942 - September 6, 2016

Margaret Jacquelyn "Jacque" Miller passed away peacefully in the presence of loved ones on September 6, 2016. Jacque was born in Shreveport, Louisiana to Lester "Jack" Armbrust and Margaret "Jo" Armbrust on July 15, 1942. Jacque graduated from Northeast High School in Oklahoma City in 1960, and went on to complete two years at the University of Oklahoma. She was active in Junior Hospitality...
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John Winsor Shawver

July 8, 1931 - August 30, 2016

John Winsor Shawver, II July 8, 1931-August 30, 2016Oklahoma City, OK John Winsor Shawver II "Papa", age 85, beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, uncle and friend passed away peacefully at home on August 30, 2016 surrounded by his loving family. He was born to John Winsor and Doris (Kennedy) Shawver on July 8, 1931 in Oklahoma City, where he graduated Classen High School in...
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Michael Chumo

October 4, 1937 - August 30, 2016

Michael Chumo, Jr. was born October 4, 1937 to Natalia and Michael Chumo in Los Angeles, California. He was raised in a loving, caring and dynamic home with the assistance of his grandmother, "Baba" Masha Radovich. Mike was the oldest of three children, along with Marlena Mae and George Thomas. He graduated from Hamilton High School where he was Student Body President, receiving the American...
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Carolyn Joan Huffines

March 15, 1929 - August 29, 2016

Long-time Oklahoma City real estate agent Carol Huffines/Spaulding found her new home, Aug. 29, 2016.Carol was born in Waukegan, IL, and graduated New Trier Township High School in Winnetka, IL, and Lake Forest College, Lake Forest, IL.She was a lifelong member of Chi Omega sorority. She married George F. Spaulding, Jr. in Glencoe, IL.Carol was active in real estate for more than 30 years and was...
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Claude Eugene Wheeler

March 17, 1934 - August 29, 2016

Claude Eugene Wheeler passed away peacefully surrounded by his children Monday, August 29, 2016. Gene was born March 17, 1934, the fifth of six sons to Bertha Ann (Cooke) Wheeler and Claude Ayres Wheeler of Clinton, Oklahoma. Gene loved no place on earth more than Clinton, and was an ardent Red Tornado fan to the end, inquiring even on his last day how the football team had performed in this...
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Don L. Lackey

January 31, 1935 - August 28, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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Kimberly Mechelle WHITE

November 8, 1962 - August 26, 2016

Kimberly Barnes White was born on November 8, 1962, to Darrell and Ginger Barnes in Shawnee, Oklahoma. She died suddenly and unexpectedly from a bacterial infection on August 26, 2016. She graduated from Shawnee High School and attended Oklahoma State University, where she was an Alpha Chi Omega. Kim met the love of her life, Joe E. White, Jr., and they married on July 21, 1985, after a whirlwind...
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Alan Ray Rowlan

December 1, 1967 - August 25, 2016

Alan Ray Rowlan, M.D., F.A.C.S., a much loved father and skilled surgeon, dedicated to the service of others, passed away Thursday, August 25 at his home in Oklahoma City at the age of 48. Born to Patricia and Orvel Rowlan on December 1, 1967 in Enid, Oklahoma. A graduate of Mannford High School, active in wrestling and football . Alan attended Fort Lewis College, Durango, Colorado and...
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Alice Garrison Cantrell Lovely

March 1, 1922 - August 23, 2016

Alice Lovely died peacefully at home on August 23 surrounded by family and friends. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband Robert Lovely who died earlier this year. She was also predeceased by five of her seven siblings and her first husband George Clifton Cantrell who died in 1989. She is survived by her daughter Cheryl Kaye Cantrell, M.D., of West Chester, Pennsylvania and her...
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Richard Michael Procter

August 30, 1955 - August 21, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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Fern Ann Maril

July 29, 1920 - August 13, 2016

Fern Ann Maril, longtime resident of Oklahoma City, passed away on August 13, 2016 in Wichita, Kansas.Born in Denver in 1920, Fern was the third daughter of Ernest and Sarah (Carney) Doolittle. After completing high school, Fern became a registered nurse.Fern and husband of 67 years, Dr. William D. Maril, moved to Oklahoma City in the late 1940's, where they raised their family and were members...
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Barbara Jean Belt

July 20, 1937 - August 11, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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Joye Hopkins McLain

December 29, 1927 - August 6, 2016

Joye Hopkins McLain, beloved wife, mother and Mim passed away peacefully at her home on Aug. 6, 2016. She was born in Headrick, Oklahoma, on December 29, 1927, to Roy and Lillie Hopkins. She graduated from Headrick High School in 1945, and graduated with a bachelor of music degree from Oklahoma City University in piano performance in 1949. While at OCU she was crowned Beauty Queen, Keshena Queen,...
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Clara Blanche Gentille

December 17, 1923 - August 4, 2016

Clara Blanche Gentille, passed away quietly on August 4, 2016, at her home at Brookdale Village.Clara was born December 17, 1923, in Fancy Prairie, IL at her grandmother's house on the Illinois prairie, to Otto P. and Gillie (Young) Conley.When she was young, the family moved to Lincoln, IL where she attended Lincoln Elementary, Lincoln High School and Lincoln College.After college, she moved...
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Arthur Earl Schmidt

January 1, 1923 - August 2, 2016

Arthur Earl Schmidt, Jr. born 1-1-1923 to Elsa Kallmeyer and Arthur E. Schmidt in St. Louis, Missouri. Early in life he set on his tricycle and watched fans stream by after baseball games at Sportsman Park. At the age of 4 Art and his brother Carl moved to University City and lived with his grandparents and aunt as well as his father, as his mother died when he was 3 years old.Art attended...
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James Robert Bartlett

May 31, 1930 - August 2, 2016

James Robert "j robb" Bartlett, Sr. died Tuesday August 2, 2016 at 5:55 a.m., quietly at home. After a full life of service and devotion, he was nimble and peaceful in passage.He leaves in joyous mourning his wife Linda Foster and her daughter Jennifer and spouse Thornton; and granddaughters Casey and Rebecca; and his children Rob, Jr. and spouse Terri; Judith; Kevin and spouse Elena;...
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Marsden Sanford Austin

September 9, 1942 - July 28, 2016

MARSDEN SANFORD AUSTINSeptember 9, 1942 - July 28, 2016Marsden Sanford Austin, age 73, died at Deaconess Medical Center on July 28, 2016 surrounded by his loving family.Sanford was born September 9, 1942 in Chickasha, Oklahoma to Maxine Sanford Austin and David Marsden Austin. He was then raised in Enid, Oklahoma where he attended Enid High School before transferring to Wentworth Military...
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Doris Elaine Pappas

August 12, 1931 - July 26, 2016

Doris Elaine Pappas was born on August 12, 1931. She passed away on July 26, 2016. Doris was preceded in death by her parents Lola Mae and Charles Pappas and sister Geraldine (Jerry) Pappas.Doris graduated from Central High School, afterwards entering the University of Oklahoma and graduating with a degree in Journalism. After graduation, she moved to Enid, Oklahoma where she worked as a...
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Dorris Evelyn Angell Loeffler

September 8, 1911 - July 25, 2016

Dorris Evelyn Angell Loeffler, 104, went to be with the Lord July 25, 2016 at her home in Oklahoma City. She was born in Dallas, TX, September 8, 1911 to John W. and Fannie Mitts Angell. She grew up in Hydro, OK, where she finished the eighth grade, then moved to Anadarko, OK, where she graduated from Anadarko High School in 1928. After a year of business college, she moved to Oklahoma...
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Monica Miller Klumpp

July 28, 1915 - July 23, 2016

Monica Miller Klumpp (Neeks) was born in Washington, LA to Monica Callahan Miller and Hugh Hickman Miller, July 28, 1915. She was the oldest of three girls, sisters Beverly M. Squyres and Hugh M. Touchstone, both deceased. She graduated high school, National Honor Society, and attended LSU where she pledged Chi Omega. She met and married Charles Horace Klumpp of New Orleans, LA They were...
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Ali Aziz Sahli

December 20, 1932 - July 21, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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Thomas Harrison Flesher

March 28, 1923 - July 20, 2016

Thomas Harrison FlesherMarch 28, 1923 - July 20, 2016Nichols HillsThomas Harrison Flesher, Jr., 93, was born in Edmond, Oklahoma to Thomas Harrison Flesher, MD and Margaret Elizabeth Cherry Flesher. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a BA and MA degree where he also was a proud member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon. He also trained as a navigator in the Army Air Corp during WWII. Tom...
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Janis Podoloff Ephraim

October 28, 1938 - July 18, 2016

Janis Podoloff Ephraim of Oklahoma City, OK, passed away on July 18, 2016 at the age of 77. Jan was born on October 28, 1938 in Chicago, IL. She was adopted as an infant by Joseph and Grace Podoloff of Minneapolis, MN. Her childhood years were spent living in Minneapolis, Washington D.C, San Francisco and Berkley, CA. Jan graduated from Northwestern University in 1960 and received her Master's...
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DeAnn Smith

November 5, 1936 - July 16, 2016

DeAnn Dudenhoeffer Smith of Oklahoma City, OK, passed away on July 16, 2016, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on November 5, 1936 in Grandfield, Oklahoma to Thelma and William Dudenhoeffer.She attended Grandfield High School where she played basketball, was a majorette, yearbook editor, F.H.A. Queen and Football Queen. DeAnn received her degree from the University of Oklahoma, where...
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Roberta Henrietta Horton

December 13, 1924 - July 13, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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Debby Lynn Yarsa

February 27, 1951 - July 12, 2016

Deborah Lynn Brown Yarsa was born in Oklahoma City on February 27th 1951 to Russell L Brown & Phyllis Grace Hellar Brown. She attended Harding High School where she was a Cheerleader and was active in many clubs. She graduated from Casady School in 1969 and went on to earn a BS in Mathematics at Oklahoma University. She became a CPA and over the years worked for Tom Daxon, George Stevens,...
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L.D. Taylor

September 29, 1926 - July 9, 2016

LD Taylor Jr. died on July 9, 2016 in Oklahoma City at the age of 89. He was born in Coleman, TX to LD Taylor and Lela Swigert Taylor, and was raised near Holdenville, Oklahoma through early high school. His family moved to Illinois, where he finished high school. He served his country in the Army during WWII and earned a Bronze Battle Star liberating the Philippines. He returned home to...
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Connor Michael Morrison

October 27, 1992 - July 6, 2016

Connor Michael MorrisonOctober 27, 1992 - July 6, 2016St. Louis, Missouri - Oklahoma City, OklahomaA beloved son, brother, friend and teammate, Connor had his life cut short on July 6, 2016 at the age of 23 years. Connor was a "Lifer" at Casady School, graduating Magna Cum Laude in 2011. There he was a three-sport letterman in football, basketball and baseball, playing 3rd base and catcher, and...
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Artie June Smith

March 28, 1924 - July 5, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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Cynthia Annette Anderson

August 15, 1965 - July 3, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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Dorotha Leola Scott

April 30, 1926 - July 1, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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Sharon Kay Jones

January 24, 1947 - July 1, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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Lorean Graham

September 16, 1926 - June 30, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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William Raymond Fearnow

June 5, 1928 - June 26, 2016

William "Bill" Raymond Fearnow, 88 of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma transitioned on June 26, 2016. Bill was born to Clarance S. and Georgia Leah Fearnow, on June 5, 1928 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Bill's father worked for the U.S. Post Office for many years while Bill was growing up.Bill graduated from Classen High School in 1946, he then attended the Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, Oklahoma,...
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Marlene Edell Peppers

December 19, 1925 - June 25, 2016

Marlene H. Peppers was born December 19, 1925 and passed away June 25, 2016. Memorial donations may be made to Peppers Ranch, P.O. Box 3814, Guthrie, OK 73084. Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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Colleen Irish Easter

October 14, 1930 - June 23, 2016

Colleen Irish EasterOctober 14, 1930 - June 23, 2016Born to Glenn and Betty Irish of Barberton, Ohio, she graduated from Norton High School where she was very active as a cheerleader. As a student at Bowling Green State University, she majored in elementary education and minored in history which she loved. Before graduating, she met and married between semesters their senior years, James (Jim)...
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Terry Lee Smith

May 4, 1937 - June 22, 2016

TERRY LEE SMITH, 79May 4, 1937 - June 22, 2016Terry Lee Smith was born on Tuesday, May 4, 1937, to Dale M. Smith and Ruth U. Smith, his loving parents. He passed from this life and into the next on Wednesday, June 22, 2016, and his loss is felt deeply by his family and his numerous friends. "Smitty" will be greatly missed by all who knew him.Terry married Carolyn Sue Homsey in July of 1962, and...
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Karen Sue Wallis

May 7, 1944 - June 20, 2016

Karen Sue Wallis passed away Monday morning at her home. She was a lifelong native of Oklahoma and loved her state. Karen led a long and vibrant life. She met and married the love of her life at 17. She became the mother of 4 children, which was her dream. She participated in all school activities and was the best Homeroom Mom, Chorus Mom, Softball Mom, Luther League Mom, Any Holiday Mom and...
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Cecil Burtus Shepherd

October 16, 1918 - June 18, 2016

Cecil Burtus Shepherd Jr. was born on October 16, 1918, in Huron, South Dakota, and joyfully joined his Lord, wife "Bea," and other loved ones in Heaven on June 18, 2016. "Buzz," as he was called by his family and friends, was the son of Cecil B. Shepherd Sr. and Clara Andersen Shepherd. A life-long scholar, he received multiple bachelor's and master's degrees from South Dakota State University...
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Mary Lurana Gordon

October 28, 1935 - June 13, 2016

Mary Lu Tracewell Gordon, affectionately known as "Mimi" and "Mama Lu" by her grandchildren, passed away at the age of 80 on June 13, 2016 at Integris Baptist Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. Mary Lu was born in Kansas City, Missouri on October 28, 1935 to Arthur Nelson and Helen Boone Tracewell. She graduated from Northeast High School in 1953, and earned her B.A. (1965), M.A. (1966)...
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Faydra Aileen Simons

December 25, 1920 - June 10, 2016

Faydra Aileen Simons, 95, of Oklahoma City joined her beloved family members in heaven June 10, 2016. Visitation, Tuesday from 5:30pm to 7:00pm. Graveside service, Wednesday, June 15 at 10 am. Faydra was a Christmas Baby, born on December 25, 1920 in Delight, AR to Willie Lee and Clara Blakely. Raised in Dallas, Faydra eloped to marry George B. Simons on July 14, 1938 in Rockwall, TX. An early...
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Susan Dorothy Hermes

October 1, 1946 - June 7, 2016

Susan Dorothy Robinson Hermes, 69, passed away peacefully at home on June 7, 2016, surrounded by family. She was born October 1, 1946 in Chicago, IL to James and Evelyn Robinson. She graduated from Ripon College in 1968, where she met her future husband John Hermes. They were married on June 27th, 1970, and had 2 sons, Nick in 1972, and Peter in 1975. After a career as a teacher, Susan was...
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Michael John Pagonis

October 2, 1929 - June 4, 2016

Michael John PagonisOctober 2, 1929 - June 4, 2016Michael "Mike" Pagonis was born to John M. and Eugenia Pagonis in Kardamyla, Chios, Greece, came to America in 1934, with his mother and brother, Peter. Mike graduated from Central High School and went on to attend OU, OCU and Holy Cross Theological School in Brookline, MA. He served in the US Navy and the Reserves. He married the...
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Barbara Leah Bell

December 23, 1935 - June 3, 2016

Two days before Christmas 1935, Virgil and Emma Stine received a cherished Christmas gift into their lives when Barbara Leah was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma. In a few years they had moved to Walters, Oklahoma where they ran a cafe for most of Barbara's early years. Barbara had many great memories of those years in Walters working at the cafe, going to school and spending time with cousins who lived...
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Hazel Esther THOMPSON

November 12, 1917 - June 3, 2016

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John William Hunt

April 29, 1926 - May 31, 2016

John William Hunt Sr. passed away in peace on Tuesday May 31, 2016. He was 90 years in age and led a rich and fulfilling life. He was, first and foremost, a Christian, and he applied those principles in every facet of his life."Papa John" was born on April 29, 1926 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, attended Classen High School, The University of Oklahoma, and The Wharton School of Business. He served...
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Teresa Elaine DeWees Peck

November 9, 1923 - May 30, 2016

Teresa Elaine DeWees PeckBorn in Elk City, Oklahoma, she weathered dust storms, National Depressions, WWII and five husbands! She was a proud and independent civil servant, union officer, bowler and artist. She was a generous mother and grandmother assisting her children in many ways. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Mary and Steve Surbeck, grandchildren Matt and Mariam Surbeck,...
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Lawrence William Davis

May 9, 1949 - May 28, 2016

Lawrence William Davis, beloved husband, father, grandfather, son, brother and friend passed away on May 28, 2016 after a courageous battle with cancer. Larry was born on May 9, 1949 in Tulsa, Oklahoma to H. William Davis and Katherine Westrick Davis. After graduating from Broken Arrow High School in 1967, he attended Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri where he met and married the love of...
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Victoria Elisa Sampson

June 19, 1968 - May 26, 2016

Victoria Elisa Sampson was born on June 19, 1968 to Malcom & Heldgard Haupt Sampson in England. She passed away on May 26, 2016 after an extended illness.Victoria enjoyed her work at Frankfurt Short & Bruza. She considered her greatest achievement to be her daughter Alyssa. She and Alyssa enjoyed many trips together, including a Disney Cruise, a trip to Australia to visit relatives and...
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Mary Lou Kirkhuff

October 24, 1926 - May 25, 2016

Mary Lou died at Deaconess Hospital in Oklahoma City. She was born in Oklahoma City and graduated from Classen High School in 1944. She attended Hollins College in Roanoke, VA and the University of Oklahoma where she received a BA degree in 1948.She married Dr. William J. Weir in 1950. Dr. Weir died in 1978. In 1981, she married Ralph Kirkhuff. She was a member of Kappa Alpha Theta, the...
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Jack Glasgow Barry

February 12, 1927 - May 23, 2016

Jack Glasgow Barry passed away peacefully in his sleep on May 23, 2016, at 89 years of age. Jack was born and raised in Oklahoma City. After graduating high school, he served in the Army until the end of World War II. Upon returning from service, he attended The University of Oklahoma where he graduated. He met Barbara Bizzell there in a summer semester class. They fell in love and in 1950 were...
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Carole Kerr McClendon

November 19, 1931 - May 23, 2016

Carole Kerr McClendon, beloved wife, mother and grandmother, passed away peacefully on May 23, 2016 in Oklahoma City. Carole was born on November 19, 1931, to Aubrey M. Kerr and Jewel Jordan Kerr in Ada, Oklahoma. Carole grew up in Ada, where she was an excellent student and a lovely, responsible young woman. She graduated from Ada High School in 1949 with high honors and was one of three...
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James Grant Eckstein

December 10, 1931 - May 21, 2016

James Grant Eckstein went home peacefully to be with the Lord on Saturday May 21, 2016. He was born in Denver, Colorado December 10, 1931, toMelbin and Mary Nell Eckstein. He attended the University of Oklahoma then graduated from Oklahoma City University. He proudly served in the U.S. Navy from 1951-1955, spending time in Japan, the Philippines, and Hawaii. Jim married his wife Kathy, the...
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William Jefferson Legg

August 20, 1925 - May 16, 2016

WILLIAM JEFFERSON LEGGAugust 20, 1925-May 16, 2016WILLIAM JEFFERSON LEGG was born on August 20, 1925 in Enid, Oklahoma in the home of his parents, Zella Mabel (Gensman) Legg and Garl Paul Legg, both of whom came to Oklahoma Territory as children before Statehood. Bill was the youngest child of their four children, his siblings being Theodore Gensman Legg, Dora Belle Legg, and Zella Jean (Legg)...
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Natalie Joan McKinnon

January 1, 1934 - May 14, 2016

Natalie Joan McKinnonJanuary 1, 1934 - May 14, 2016Oklahoma City, OKNatalie was born in Oklahoma City to Alice and Noble James Barnett. She attended Wilson Elementary School and graduated from Northwest Classen High School in 1952 where she was a member of the Key Club and the Kiltie Band. Some of her fondest childhood memories were of the time she spent on the family farm in Hydro with her...
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Ruth G. Lambert

February 22, 1927 - May 13, 2016

Ruth Georgia Lambert of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma passed away Friday May 13, 2016. She was born February 22, 1927 to William Griffin and Lenore (Baldwin) Griffin. One of Ruth's greatest achievements was being a proud mother and her marriage to Harley. Ruth had a love for Shirley Temple, Elvis Presley, Thomas Kinkade, Santa Clause, and was an avid collector. She was also a proud member of the Bong...
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Franklin Zachariah Higgins

November 24, 1986 - May 10, 2016

Franklin Zachariah Higgins resident of Norman and former resident of Ponca City, OK passed away Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at his home. He was 29. "Zac", as many knew him, was born November 24, 1986, in Oklahoma City to Robert and Jeannie Higgins. Growing up, he lived in the Oklahoma City area for most of his life. Upon leaving, he was in Ponca City for a brief time. After moving back to...
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William Drew Sawyer

January 23, 1919 - May 7, 2016

William Drew (Bill) Sawyer died peacefully on Saturday morning, May 7, 2016 inOklahoma City, Oklahoma. He was born in Fate, Texas on January 23, 1919 to ClarenceDrew and Irma Sawyer. He grew up in Oklahoma City and graduated from NW ClassenHigh School.Bill served with the Air Force and while stationed in Blytheville, Arkansas, met his firstwife Elenora Grant. They married in April of 1945. First...
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Betty K. O'Haver

September 28, 1927 - May 6, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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Mohammad Hashim Abdul-Khaliq

August 11, 1926 - May 1, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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Patricia Dolores Pinkerton

September 9, 1929 - April 30, 2016

Patricia Dolores Pinkerton, 86, of Oklahoma City, OK passed away peacefully surrounded by her lovingfamily, Saturday, April 30, 2016.Pat Pinkerton was born September 9, 1929 in Oklahoma City, to Wendell and Margaret Foster. Patmarried her devoted husband, Charles J. Pinkerton, on April 18, 1951. They lived their lives in OklahomaCity. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and her...
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Joseph Charles Bowers

August 15, 1967 - April 25, 2016

Joseph "J.C." Charles BowersAugust 15, 1967 - April 25, 2016Oklahoma CityJ.C. was born in Duncan, OK, to James Louis and Margaret Peggy Zylka Bowers. J.C. graduated highschool in Velma, OK and went on to study videography at Frances Tuttle Vo-Tech. He worked forChannels 34, 43, and 4, Remington Park, and Summit Video Productions before starting his ownCompany-Campfire Creative.J.C. was...
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Solomon Shiff

January 20, 1917 - April 23, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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Edward Paul English

February 17, 1937 - April 20, 2016

February 17, 1937 - April 20, 2016Edward Paul English was born in Ada, OK. on Feb. 17, 1937, to Alma I. (Knapp) and Arthur D. English. He was a graduate of Ada High School and Oklahoma City University. Paul was a multiple-award-winning journalist during a 50-year career. He began his career at The Duncan Banner for a short while then covered the Office of the Governor for United Press...
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Faye G. Kamenesky

May 30, 1927 - April 16, 2016

Faye G. KameneskyMay 30, 1927 - April 16, 2016Oklahoma City Faye died peacefully with her family by her side on April 16, 2016 in Oklahoma City. Faye was born and grew up in Dallas, Texas. She later married and moved to Oklahoma, where she lived a life of commitment to her family. She was a survivor of polio, and went on to lead a useful and productive life. She enjoyed her years as...
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Traci Jeanne Emberton

December 9, 1962 - April 13, 2016

No services are planned at this time. Please check back for an obituary. Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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Ruby F. Mertz

October 4, 1928 - April 12, 2016

Ruby Jewel Mertz was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, on October 4, 1928 to Calvin and Odessa Fryman. She was the first of 5 children. Ruby was blessed to have 4 children. She was preceded in death by her husband of 41 years, Eddie T Mertz, her parents, two brothers, a sister, and a baby boy. She is survived by 2 daughters and son-in-laws, Sandi and Bob Stone of Grove, Oklahoma and Kathy and...
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Larry Charles Brawner

December 16, 1944 - April 3, 2016

Larry Charles Brawner, of Oklahoma City, OK was born on December 16, 1944 in Shawnee, OK. He passed away on April 3, 2016. He attended Shawnee schools and was editor of the school paper, excelled in track and graduated in 1963. He attended OBU and transferred to East Central University in Ada, graduating with a double major in political science and history. He went on to OU School of Law and...
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John Charles Hope

September 13, 1932 - March 31, 2016

John C. Hope Jr. of Oklahoma City passed away March 31, 2016 after a lengthy illness. John was born September 13, 1932 in Oklahoma City. He graduated from Classen High School in 1950 and then went to the University of Oklahoma where he joined the Sigma Chi Fraternity and graduated with a degree in Business Administration. John obtained the rank of Captain in the U.S. Navy, serving a total of...
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Robert Lee Yount

July 29, 1932 - March 31, 2016

Robert Lee Yount, longtime Oklahoma City resident, passed away after a brief illness on March 31, 2016 in Oklahoma City. Bob was born on July 29, 1932 to Robert Lamar and Violette Yount. He graduated from Classen High School in 1950. Bob served with honors in the Army in the Korean War. He was recognized with 5 honorary medals for his service. He graduated from OSU in 1958 with an...
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Sherry L. McCammon

December 3, 1946 - March 30, 2016

Sherry Lee McCammon of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma passed away on March 30, 2016 at the age of 69. Surrounded by her family, she went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ after Alzheimer's disease took her entirely too soon. She will be remembered for how big and incredible her love was. Sherry made everyone she knew feel like they were the most important person in her life. She was the best...
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John Howard Frazier

July 15, 1926 - March 29, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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Dewey Lawrence Jones

November 23, 1943 - March 26, 2016

Dewey Lawrence "D.L." Jones, Jr. went to be with his Saviour on March 26, 2016. He was born in Oklahoma City on November 23, 1943, to Dewey and Mildred Jones. He is survived by his daughter Lori Burroughs and her husband David, son Jason Jones and wife Maria, and Courtney Jones as well as 7 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. He is also survived by his parents Mildred and Charles Douglas...
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Edward Munio Kaswan

July 25, 1929 - March 26, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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Michael Nicholas Byrne

June 21, 1965 - March 24, 2016

Mickey passed away in Oklahoma City at the age of 50, the son of Robert J. Byrne and Maureen Garcia. Mickey was a LPN and was very proud to be a nurse. He was married to Stephanie Murray on August 29, 2003. He is survived by his wife Stephanie, children Nicholas and Kristie Byrne of New Hampshire; father Bob and wife Anne, brothers Bob and partner Maggie of California and Chris Garcia of...
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Patricia Ann Bowie

October 16, 1971 - March 19, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Directors, Oklahoma City, OK.
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