Clarence Gail Thorsen was born November 27, 1934 in Chickasha, Oklahoma to Carvin Halbert and Alma Elizabeth (Drewry) Thorsen. He passed away on Tuesday, November 24, 2015 at his home in Chickasha at the age of 80. Gail had lived in Chickasha practically all his life other than a short period in Oklahoma City, OK. He served as Director of Finance at USAO before retiring in 1996.
Linda Ann Poafpybitty, of Lawton, went to her heavenly home on Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015, in Lawton. Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 13, 2015, at Comanche Nation Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor David Bane officiating. Burial will follow at Cache Creek KCA Cemetery, west of Apache. Prayer service will be at 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Annethya K. Harrison, a resident of Lawton, left this life to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015, at the age of 61. Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 23, 2015, at Kingdom Hall Jehovah's Witnesses, West Lawton. She is the daughter of Joseph and Mamie Key. She was born on March 22, 1954.
Dorothy Verneal Troxel Coffield, 87, a long-time teacher at Cotteral Elementary School, passed away on the morning of November 25, 2015, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, after an extended illness. Memorial Service: 10 a.m., Saturday, December 5, 2015, at Stewart Baxter Funeral & Memorial Services, Cedar Rapids. Interment at the family plot in Blanchard, Oklahoma. Mrs.
Julianna Clinkenbeard, age 99, died Friday, November 27, 2015 at her home in McAlester. Funeral services will be Tuesday, December 1, 2015 at 11:00 am at Brumley-Mills Funeral Home in McAlester with the Reverend Matt Judkins officiating. Interment will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery.
Lula Mae Schertz was born on June 7, 1917 to father, Mansford Welton Gottschall and mother, Ava Loretta Valentine near Frederick, Oklahoma. Lula Mae was one of two children. She attended Frederick Public Schools and graduated high school in 1935, where she was a member of the National Honor Society for all four years.
A celebration of life service for Sue Meacham, 93, long time Clinton resident will be held 2:00 P.M. Friday, November 13, 2015 in the First United Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. Roland Youngberg and Rev. Vann Leonard. A private burial service will be held prior to the church service in the Clinton Cemetery under the direction of the Kiesau-Lee Funeral Home.
Maxine Gail Goodlin, 65, after bravely fighting cancer, passed away on Friday, November 20, 2015, in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. Maxine was born on September 20, 1950, in Jacksonville, Florida, to Ted Goodlin and Reva (Stokes) Goodlin. She graduated from Putnam City High School in 1968, and then received a degree from the Oklahoma College of Liberal Arts.
Victoria "Vicki" Kakish Dakil passed away in The Woodlands, Texas on November 14, 4015. She was 88. Her devotion to her family and her belief in God filled her life with love and joy. A private family graveside service will be held on Saturday, November 21, 2015. A public memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 21, 2015 at 11:00 am at First Presbyterian Church in McAlester.
Rita Reed, 87, Mitchell, formerly of Rapid City and Rochford, SD, died Sunday, October 4, 2015, at Avera Brady Health and Rehab in Mitchell. Funeral services will be Friday, October 9, 2015, 10:00 a.m. MST, at the Little White Church in Hill City, SD. Burial will be at 2:00 p.m. at the Black Hills National Cemetery in Sturgis.