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Funerals 2017-04-28



Saturday Loretha Lee Watts — A service will be held at 1 p.m. at Bethesda Assembly of God, Blackwell under the direction of Trout Funeral Home and Crematory. Harold White — A celebration of life service will be held at 3 p.m. at Central Baptist Church, 1732 E. Coleman Rd., under the direction of Trout Funeral Home and Crematory.

Pending – Dee A. Leven



NEWKIRK — Dee A. Leven, longtime Newkirk area farmer, died early Thursday morning, April 27, 2017, at Hillcrest Hospital, Cushing. He was 82. Arrangements are pending with Miller-Stahl Funeral Service, Newkirk.

Loretha Lee Watts



Loretha Lee Watts, died Saturday, April 22, 2017. A service will be held on Saturday April 29, at 1 p.m. Bethesda Assembly of God in Blackwell.

Sharon Sisco



WICHITA, Kan. — Sharon Sisco, former resident of Ponca City, passed away Monday, April 24, 2017, in Wichita, Kan., with her family by her side. She was 68 years of age. Sharon was born on Aug. 31, 1948, in Pawnee, the daughter of William LeRoy and Margene Coggins Maggart. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, April 28, […]

Carolyn Ann LaBlue



BLACKWELL — Carolyn Ann LaBlue, formerly of Blackwell, died Monday, April 24, 2017, at Cedarcrest Care Center, Broken Arrow, at the age of 82 years. Carolyn was born on Dec. 16, 1934, in Blackwell, the daughter of Hiram and Pearl Schweisberger Ragan. She grew up in Blackwell and graduated from Blackwell High School in 1953. She married Robert Kelle on April […]

Beulah Lucille Hill



BLACKWELL — Beulah Lucille Hill, of Blackwell, died Tuesday morning, April 25, 2017, at Hillcrest Manor Nursing Home, at the age of 96 years. Beulah was born on Aug. 1, 1920, in Briartown, the daughter of Joseph Newton and Martha Barnes Peters. She married Eugene V. Hill on Jan. 25, 1940, in Briartown and he preceded her in death on Aug. […]

Etta Oneta Ihrig Horton



BLACKWELL — Neta Horton, 93, passed away on Monday, April 24, 2017. Etta Oneta Ihrig Horton, was born in Weleetka. She married Rayburn Horton in 1946. They lived in Evergreen, Colo. from 1965 to 1987 and then retired in Blackwell. Neta spent countless hours and built life-long friendships at the Church of the Hills in Evergreen and the First Presbyterian […]

Pending – Beulah Lucille Hill



BLACKWELL — Beulah Lucille Hill, died Tuesday morning, April 25, 2017, at Hillcrest Manor Nursing Home, Blackwell. She was 96. Arrangements are pending with Roberts and Son Funeral Home, Blackwell.

Abe Stewart



Abe Stewart, of Ponca City, passed away in Oklahoma City with his family by his side on Sunday, April 23, 2017. He was 41 years of age. He was born on March 19, 1976, in Ponca City, the son of Ted A. Stewart and Susan M. Davis Stewart. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 27, […]

Heinz Luetke



On the morning of Friday, April 21, 2017, Heinz “Dieter” Luetke, 69, Ponca City resident, joined his heavenly father. His wife, Jane, was by his side, lovingly holding his hand and tending to his every need. Dieter was born on Oct. 11, 1947. Join us for a service on Tuesday, May 2, at 1 p.m. at Grace Episcopal Church, 109 […]