Saturday, September 8, 2012

Funeral for Cathy Diane Large-Toehay, 60, Lawton, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Comanche Nation Funeral Home with the Rev. Jan Ticeahkie and the Rev. Fred Ticeahkie officiating. Burial will follow at Post Oak Cemetery. Cathy went to her heavenly home Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, in Lawton. Prayer service will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Comanche Nation Funeral Home. Cathy was born Jan. 10, 1952, in Fort Washakie, Wyo., to Stanley and Margie (Leasie Aunquoe) Large Sr. She grew up, attended and graduated from Goodland Indian School in Hugo. Cathy also attended USAO in Chickasha studying business. She was a proud member of the Eastern Shoshone Tribe in Fort Washakie, Wyo., and she was also of Kiowa and Comanche descent. She enjoyed doing yard work, planting flowers and a garden, taking her dog for a walk, going to the casino, cleaning house and spending time with her family. Cathy married Rolaine Toehay in Lawton. She is survived by: husband, Rolaine Toehay, of Apache; mother, Margie Large, Lawton; six children: Kenneth Ray Steele, of Illinois; Buddy Steele of Lawton; Rosetta Steele, of Oklahoma City; Jessica Steele, of Greenfield; Kelly Large, of California; and Shelli Burroughs, of Texas; sister, Karen Large, of Lawton; aunt, Lillian Aragon, of Fort Washakie; and grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by: father, Stanley Large Sr.; brothers: Stanley Large Jr., Buddy Lynn Large and Jarvis Lynn Large; grandparents, Fred and Lillie Large; aunts and uncles: Vivian Ute, Lydia Large, Arleta Lewis, Delbert Large, Freddie Eli Large and Buddy Large. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.