A 10 n n Thursday, January 9, 2014 OUR LIVES LET US HELP YOU >>> PLEASE SEE THE TULSA WORLD CLASSIFIEDS SECTION FOR ADVERTISEMENTS ABOUT BURIAL PLOTS AND CREMATION LOTS. How can I submit an obituary for publication? Obituaries include a story about the deceased and a photo. They are available to funeral homes and the public for a charge. To submit a paid obituary, ill out our online form. If you have any questions about paid obituaries with online guest books, please call the Tulsa World Obituary Desk at 918-581-8503. Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Closed Sunday. n Francis 1973 – 1974. Volunteered to prepare Income Tax Returns for low income Seniors for 10 Years. Held private pilot license with instrument rating, member Tulsa Hangar of Quiet Birdmen. After retiring in 1986, Hall and Margaret began their extensive travel with friends lying their private aircraft; golf and ishing for the men; shopping and sightseeing for the ladies. Extensive genealogy studies led them to renew ties to his English cousins, visiting them in the Peak district and hosting their visit to the USA. These life facts cannot fully express the reality of who this man was as a doctor, husband, father and friend. We all love you and will miss you so much. You will be with us forever. Love always, Margaret, Marcia, Bill, Jan, Steve, Lisa, Megan, Ron, Laurie, Caden, Scott, Tracy, Sophia, Mason and Delaney. In lieu of lowers, donations can be made to American Diabetes Association, 6600 S. Yale Ave., Suite 1310, Tulsa, OK 74136; American Parkinson Association, P.O. Box 3113, Broken Arrow, OK 74013; Animal Aid of Tulsa or Street Cats. Memorial Service to be held 11:00 A.M., Friday, January 10, 2014, at Founders Hall at Inverness Village. Under the direction of Moore’s Rosewood Chapel, 918-744-1202 www.moorefuneral.com John E. Utter | John Elsworth Utter, resident of Owasso, passed away Monday, January 6, 2014, in Tulsa at the age of 68 years. John was born February 19, 1945, to Charles Leander and Thelma (Seeds) Utter at Afton, OK. He was raised and received his education in Afton. Following high school, John moved to Dallas, Texas. He later attended Okmulgee Technology School. On August 4, 1972, John was united in marriage to Susan Misner in Tulsa. They made their home in Tulsa before moving to Broken Arrow. Owasso has been home since 1978. John worked 21 years for McDonnell – Douglas as a tool and cutter grinder, following the closure of McDonnell, he then worked 17 years as a maintenance and welder for Thermal Windows, Inc. John was a member of Central Baptist Church in Owasso. He had a passion for rebuilding classic cars and enjoyed woodworking, especially making wooden clocks. Those that survive include his wife – Susan of the home; children – Duane Clocker and wife, Terry of Lantana, TX, Joey Baker and husband, Scott of Owasso, Maxine Hardie | Maxine Hardie passed away on January 5, 2014. Preceded in death by her loving husband of 46 years, Fred and an infant daughter, Ramona Ann. She is survived by her children: Steven and Betty Hardie, Andrea and Don Martin, Robert and Norma Hardie; 6 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Service 11 a.m., Friday, January 10, Osage Oaks Church of God, Sperry, OK. Johnson, Sperry. n Eddy Utter and wife, Stephanie of Owasso and Shannon Hammons and husband, Donnie of Talala, OK. Also surviving are 16 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild and a sister, Betty Rowland of Grove, OK. John was preceded in death by his parents; 2 sisters, Olive Montgomery and Dorothy Nelson and a brother, C.L. Utter, Jr. Funeral service will be held at 10:00 AM – Friday, January 10, 2014, in the sanctuary of the Central Baptist Church with Pastor Scott Carlson and Pastor Kevin Laufer oiciating. Visitation will be Thursday from 4-8pm at Mowery Funeral Service. Burial will be in the Graceland Memorial Park Cemetery, Owasso. Those that would like to honor John’s memory may do so by contributing to either: “We Got Your Back”, c/o 9111 N. 133rd East Ave, Owasso, OK 74055 or to “Twice Blessed House”, c/o Baylor Medical Health Systems, 2732 Gaston Ave., Dallas, TX 75226. Arrangements and services have been entrusted to Mowery Funeral Service, Owasso. www.moweryfs.com n n BIRTHS n MARRIAGES Bailey Medical Center, Owasso Kayla Durham, 22; Justin Naugle, 29. Kirstin Grotzinger, 30; David Hood, 29, of Broken Arrow. Tracey Johnson, 48; Roy Van Rankin, 54. Fiza Khan, 21; Akhtar Khan, 25. Anne McQuade, 46; David Traylor, 44. Lorena Medrano-Jaimes, 28; Manuel Cortez-Cardenas, 29. Stephanie Peters Schultze, 45, of Broken Arrow; David Walker, 52. Fallon Rowland, 25; Joshua Scism, 24, both of Sand Springs. Linda Sherman, 33; Chris Newburn, 49, both of Coweta. Mylerrie Thomas, 50; Earle Porter, 63. Hillcrest Hospital South Justice Brown and Dakota Grigsby, Okmulgee, girl. Rachael Burress and Ben Cutten, Jenks, girl. Tonya and Jonathan Laughlin, Broken Arrow, boy. Georgia and Matthew Pierce, Sapulpa, girl. OSU Medical Center Peggy V. Helmerich Women’s Health Center Carrie Brown, boy. Katrinna Caudill and Kevin Hill, girl. Sandra Gomez and Jose Barragan, boy. Shantel Scott, boy. Saint Francis Hospital Carly and Adam Austin, boy. Megan Buettgenbach and Jesus Gimenez, girl. Mandy and Chase Hunt, Catoosa, boy. Jinger and Aaron Latham, Claremore, girl. Maria and Osbaldo Ledezma, boy. St. John Medical Center tulsaworld.com/ourlives n (Tulsans unless indicated) Annette Frenchman and Dee Smith, girl. Add photos, videos and links to your family tree at n (Tulsans unless indicated) Stacci and Will Canada, Oologah, boy. Megan Battershell, Claremore, boy. Candice and Christopher Caffey, girl. Janna and Thomas Shehan, Mounds, girl. Elonda Spencer, Skiatook, boy. n n DEATH NOTICES TULSA Hall Ketchum, M.D. Hall Ketchum, M.D., born October 20, 1920 in Muskegon, MI to Bert Ketchum and Helen Hope Hall Ketchum. Hall graduated from Muskegon Heights High School, President of the Senior Class, Graduate Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, President Wrangler-Alpha Delta Phi Senior Year, Graduate of Northwestern University Medical School, B.M. and M.D. in Chicago, IL. Member of Nu Sigma Nu Medical Fraternity. He interned at St. Luke’s Hospital in Chicago, IL. Held residencies in Chicago Maternity Center and Wesley Memorial Hospital. While at Chicago Maternity Center, helped oversee some 8000 home births in Chicago tenements. He was a Captain of the U.S. Army Medical Corps., Base light surgeon, San Bernardino CA, Air Material Area. Hall married Margaret Arlene Danielson of Muskegon, MI on December 18, 1943. He practiced obstetrics and gynecology in Tulsa, 1952 to 1986. Member of Tulsa County Medical Society, Oklahoma Medical Assoc., Fellow American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Fellow American College of Surgeons, Fellow Tulsa Co. OBGYN Society, President Fitzgerald Medical Travel Club in Chicago, Member Medical-Executive Staf, St. John and St. Francis Hospitals, Tulsa. Founding Member Tulsa OBGYN Society, President Medical-Dental Stafs St. 9379982 0109 none Johnson Funeral Home In an efort to honor those who have donated either organs, eyes or tissue, the Tulsa World is participating in the “Circle of Life” campaign sponsored by the Global Organization for Organ Donation (GOOD). If your loved one was a donor, please inform the funeral director if you would like to have the “Circle of Life” logo placed in his or her listing. Death notices are free and include basic information about the deceased: the person’s name, age, occupation, place of death and service information. They are available only to funeral homes. Funeral homes can submit death notices by e-mail to [email protected], by fax at 918-581-8353 until 8 p.m. daily or by phone at 918-581-8347 from 4 to 8 p.m. | 9380076 0109 Utter(A)0109.jpg Mowery Funeral Service Circle of Life How can I submit a death notice for publication? OBITUARIES 9380681 0109 Ketchum0109.jpg Moore's Rosewood Chapel Sign the guest book attached to each obituary, watch online memorials created by family members and search the obituary archive. www.tulsaworld.com/ourlives n n n DIVORCES ASKED Blair, Jerry v. Alejandra. Howard, Stacey v. Azem. McCutcheon, Lisa v. Larry. Mulcahy, Megann v. Earin. Perkins, B. v. S. Whitson, Ashley v. Michael. GRANTED Capener, Terrie from Scott. Deal, David from Rikki. Golimbievsky, Sergei from Roza Snitko. Long, Richard from Barbara. Meeks, Shawnda from William. Palmer, Stephanie from Eric. Sullivan, Randall from Jaclynn. Torres, Edith from Jorge Bermudez Zorrilla. Warford, Michael from Joyce. Yeoman, Herbert from Tammy. Bellmer, Delores E., 85, retired from Metropolitan Life Insurance Co., died Sunday. Service 11 a.m. Friday, Calvary Cemetery Chapel. Schaudt-Teel. Bowker, H.E. “Gene” Jr., 83, superintendent, died Tuesday. Service 10 a.m. Saturday, Floral Haven Funeral Home Chapel, Broken Arrow. Brock, Kay, 68, Allen Bowden Public Schools secretary and bus driver, died Tuesday. Service 10 a.m. Saturday, Freedom Life Church of God. Mowery, Owasso. Cameron, Donald C., 82, retired oil and gas mechanical engineer, died Monday. Funeral Mass 10 a.m. Saturday, St. Mary Catholic Church. Fitzgerald Ivy. Cecrle, David John, 85, retail appliance salesman, died Sunday. Services pending. Add’Vantage. Conyers, Lyle Gene, 82, died Tuesday. Service 11 a.m. Friday, Moore’s Eastlawn Funeral Home Chapel. Dill, Bessie M., 86, Public Service Company of Oklahoma inventory specialist, died Wednesday. Service 12:30 p.m. Monday, Floral Haven Funeral Home Chapel, Broken Arrow. Gardner, David R., 65, retired taxi driver, died Dec. 28. Services pending. Schaudt-Teel. Guinn, Thelmarie D., 93, former Ceramic Cottage owner, died Jan. 2. Service 2 p.m. Thursday, Centenary United Methodist Church. Ninde Brookside. Hardin, Justin Paul, 25, died Wednesday. Services pending. Mark Griith-Westwood. Harris, Deven Jay, infant son of Tina Rathbone and James Sorensen, died Tuesday. Private family services. Floral Haven, Broken Arrow. Hatten, Berniece, 86, Southwestern Bell administrator, died Tuesday. Services pending. Floral Haven, Broken Arrow. Holland, Rhonda J., 54, homemaker, died Monday. Private family services. Add’Vantage. Hudson, R.E., 66, manufacturing engineer, died Wednesday. Services pending. Moore’s Eastlawn. Ketchum, Hall, 93, physician, died Sunday. Memorial service 11 a.m. Friday, Inverness Village Founders Hall. Moore’s Rosewood. Ridenour, Hepsey Sumka, 81, homemaker, died Tuesday. Visitation 7-9 p.m. Thursday, Kennedy-Midtown Funeral Home, and graveside service 2 p.m. Friday, Hanna Cemetery, Hanna. Mayes, Tommy C., 60, died Dec. 24. No services planned. Murray, Lee, 90, retired Murray Jones Murray Architectural Firm founder, died Tuesday. Memorial service 1 p.m. Friday, First United Methodist Church. Ninde Brookside. Norton, Jolene C., 23, died Friday. No services planned. Crown Hill. Owen, Steven, 60, died Dec. 30. No services planned. Perry, Robert Kenneth, 59, car salesman, died Friday. Private family services. Schaudt-Teel. Peters, Laveta C., 90, domestic worker, died Saturday. Service 11 a.m. Friday, St. John African Methodist Episcopal Church. Crown Hill. Plunkett, Susan Linnea, 54, hotel front desk agent, died Saturday. Private family services. Schaudt-Teel. Preston, Betty, 90, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services pending. Smith, Sapulpa. Schell, Ruth E., 94, hair salon owner, died Tuesday. Services pending. Floral Haven, Broken Arrow. Smiley, Betty Lou, 75, homemaker, died Tuesday. Memorial service 11 a.m. Friday, Freeman Harris Funeral Home Chapel. Speed, Johanna Kay, 50, accountant, died Jan. 2. Services pending. Serenity. Wahlen, Kent Marshall, 54, aeronautics engineer, died Wednesday. Services pending. Cornerstone, Muskogee. STATE/AREA Funeral home, church and cemetery locations are in the city under which the death notice is listed unless otherwise noted. Bartlesville — Jeremy Wayne Blair, 38, died Saturday. Memorial service 4 p.m. Monday, Davis Family Funeral Home Chapel, Dewey. — Jackie D. Cochran, 89, died Tuesday. Graveside service 2 p.m. Friday, Dewey Cemetery, Dewey. Stumpf. — Destiny Jo Daugherty, 18, died Saturday. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Davis Family Funeral Home, Dewey, and service 2 p.m. Friday, Church of Christ, Dewey. — Olive E. Haywood, 101, died Tuesday. Services pending. Stumpf. — Lucky Lee Rose, 53, died Tuesday. Services pending. Green Hill, Owasso. — William “Chase” Wright, 17, died Jan. 4. Service 2 p.m. Saturday, Virginia Avenue Baptist Church. Stumpf. Bixby — Sheila Burgess, 86, retired child-care provider, died Tuesday. Private family services. Cremation Society, Tulsa. Blackwell — Paul Burris, 84, died Tuesday in Oklahoma City. Service 10 a.m. Friday, Roberts & Son Funeral Home Chapel. Bluejacket — James E. Staford, 68, Pillsbury employee, died Monday. Visitation 6-7 p.m. Friday and service 2 p.m. Saturday, both at Paul Thomas Funeral Home, Miami, Okla. Bokoshe — Bernice Elizabeth Pinkston, 73, nutritionist, died Wednesday. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Friday and service 2 p.m. Saturday, both at MalloryMartin Funeral Home, Spiro. Broken Arrow — Warren K. Smith, 85, business owner, died Tuesday. Services pending. Floral Haven. Checotah — Minnie Ruth Field, 90, homemaker, died Wednesday in Hutchinson, Kan. Services pending. Garrett Family. Claremore — Emma A. Atchison, 87, retired bank teller, died Sunday. Visitation 2-7 p.m. Thursday, Rice Funeral Home, and graveside service 3 p.m. Friday, Woodlawn Cemetery. — Forbus T. Brumley, 54, electronics technician, died Monday. Private family services. Rice. Cofeyville, Kan. — Gene Michael Brownlee, 62, retired Cofeyville Public Schools teacher, died Dec. 18. Service 2 p.m. Saturday, First Southern Baptist Church. Barnes. Collinsville — Beatrice Ellison Persinger, 80, McDonnell Douglas manufacturing worker, died Sunday in Tulsa. Memorial service 11 a.m. Saturday, Collinsville Church of the Nazarene. Collinsville Dolton. Coweta — Chad R. Howard, 37, lawn & landscaping professional, died Sunday in Tulsa. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Friday and service 10 a.m. Saturday, both at Schaudt-Teel Funeral Home, Tulsa. — Linda Karen Shelton, 70, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services pending. Add’Vantage, Tulsa. Cushing — Kevin Michael Sears, 52, W.S. Services owner, died Tuesday. Service 10 a.m. Saturday, Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. Palmer Marler. Gore — Preston Edward Toussaint Jr., 57, truck driver, died Monday in Fort Smith, Ark. No services planned. Agent & Mallory-Martin, Sallisaw. Locust Grove — Phyllis Lorraine (Goslin) Sanders, 87, homemaker, died Monday in Holton, Kan. Service 2 p.m. Friday, Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Pryor. Locust Grove Funeral Home. Mannford — Danna Rue “D.” (Donaldson) Crittenden, 53, welder and itter, died Wednesday. Services pending. Hutchins-Maples, Bristow. — Billie “Jerri” Moore, 80, retired Allegiance Healthcare assembler, died Tuesday. Services pending. Cremation Society, Tulsa. Marble City — Naomi Ruth Farris, 72, retired from Stilwell Foods and chicken processing plant worker, died Tuesday in Sallisaw. Service 2 p.m. Thursday, Agent & MalloryMartin Funeral Home Chapel, Sallisaw. Miami — Charles Eugene “Chuck” France Jr., 57, heating and air service worker, died Monday in Joplin, Mo. Visitation 6-7 p.m. Friday, Paul Thomas Funeral Home, and service 10 a.m. Saturday, Southeast Baptist Church, Commerce. Muldrow — Marjorie Ruth Morgan, 90, Missouri Department of Corrections secretary, died Monday in Jeferson City, Mo. Service 1 p.m. Friday, Agent & Mallory-Martin Funeral Home Chapel. Muskogee — John Christopher “Chris” Madison, 42, musician, died Jan. 3. Rosary 7 p.m. Thursday and service 9:30 a.m. Friday, both at FosterPetering Funeral Home. n n n — Marjorie Taylor Patterson, 95, homemaker, died Dec. 28. Service 11 a.m. Friday, First Presbyterian Church. FosterPetering. — Morris E. Stevenson, 93, retired from Griin Grocery, died Monday. Service 10 a.m. Saturday, Foster-Petering Funeral Home Chapel. — Cletus R. Willerton, 72, farmer, died Tuesday in Tulsa. Visitation 5-7 p.m. Friday, Dowdy Funeral Home, Haskell, and graveside service 2 p.m. Saturday, Haskell Cemetery, Haskell. Okmulgee — Clara Crutchmer, 90, retail clerk, died Monday in Jenks. Visitation noon-8 p.m. Friday, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, and service 1 p.m. Saturday, First Christian Church. — John Stephen Hillman, 67, human resources director, died Monday in Fayetteville, Ark. Memorial graveside service 10 a.m. Saturday, Okmulgee Cemetery. McClendon-Winters. Oologah — Dusten Wayne Sullivan, 39, Walmart Distribution Center receiving department employee, died Sunday in Talala. Service 2 p.m. Saturday, A Glorious Church Fellowship, Collinsville. Collinsville Dolton, Collinsville. Owasso — Steven A. Hillson, 63, Reasor’s grocery manager, died Jan. 4. Memorial service 11 a.m. Saturday, Faith Lutheran Church. Mowery. — James Roy Pigg, 89, retired plumber, died Wednesday. Services pending. Johnson, Sperry. — John E. Utter, 68, former McDonnell Douglas tool and cutter grinder, died Monday in Tulsa. Visitation 4-8 p.m. Thursday, Mowery Funeral Home, and service 10 a.m. Friday, Central Baptist Church. Porter — Melanie Jane Smith, 51, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services pending. Hersman-Nichols, Wagoner. Poteau — Bill J. Barber, 82, died Monday. Visitation 6-7 p.m. Friday, Evans & Miller Funeral Home, and service 1 p.m. Saturday, Carl Albert State College Hamilton Auditorium. — Randy Lee Billings, 34, Army chief warrant oicer 2, died Dec. 17 in Afghanistan. Memorial service 2 p.m. Saturday, Reynolds Center. — Russell Wayne Whitson, 61, Ryder Trucks shop manager, died Monday. Graveside service 11 a.m. Friday, Monroe Cemetery, Monroe. Evans & Miller. Prue — Eileen C. Young, 76, retired Prue Public Schools custodian, died Tuesday. Services pending. Mark GriithRiverside, Sand Springs. Redbird — James “Delbert” McHenry, 64, cook, died Sunday in Muskogee. Visitation 1-7 p.m. Thursday, Dyer Funeral Home, Tulsa, and service 10 a.m. Friday, Central Missionary Baptist Church, Muskogee. Sand Springs — Stacey Whyburn, 53, died Wednesday. Services pending. Dillon & Smith. Sapulpa — Jo Ann Cotton, 81, homemaker, died Tuesday. Service 2 p.m. Friday, RiverCrest Chapel, Bixby. Bixby Funeral Service, Bixby. — Pennylouise Isabella Housley, 54, nurse, died Wednesday in Tulsa. Private family services. Green Hill. Skiatook — Jay Paul Hensley, 45, boilermaker, died Wednesday. Private family services. Peters-Stumpf. — Lillie T. Standridge, 98, died Tuesday in McAlester. Service 10 a.m. Friday, Immanuel Baptist Church. Sien-Shelton. Sperry — John Evan Dick, 86, electronics salesman, died Monday. Service 2 p.m. Thursday, Sperry United Pentecostal Church. Johnson. — Tyler Dewayne Jones, infant son of Lindsey and Tyler Jones, died Tuesday. Services pending. Johnson. — Donna S. Taylor, 66, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services pending. Johnson. Spiro — Hazel Marie Partain, 92, farmer, died Wednesday. Service 2 p.m. Friday, MalloryMartin Funeral Home Chapel. Tahlequah — Dennis Linvick, 59, died Tuesday. Services pending. Hersman-Nichols, Wagoner. — Burl Teague, 80, Tahlequah Street Department employee, died Sunday in Tulsa. Visitation 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday and service 11 a.m. Monday, both at Reed-Culver Funeral Home. Wainwright — Patrick O’Banion, 17, student, died Monday in Tulsa. Service 2 p.m. Friday, Wainwright Assembly of God. Garrett Family, Checotah.
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