Funeral Services for Alvina Bergman, 93, lifelong Corn resident will be held 11:00a.m., Friday, March 7, 2014 in the Corn Mennonite Brethren Church, officiated by Hal Penner (grandson) and burial will conclude in the Corn Cemetery under the direction of the Kiesau-Lee Funeral Home.
Alvina (Regier) Bergman was born October 10, 1920 to J.J. and Minnie (Hiebert) Regier in Corn, OK and passed away Monday, March 3, 2014 in the Corn Heritage Village in Corn, OK.
Alvina was raised in Corn and attended Greenfield Elementary School, she later graduated from Corn High School in 1937. She continued her education at Southwestern in Weatherford, OK and on to Oklahoma University. She was married to J.R. Bergman on February 11, 1940 in Corn where they made their home. She served as the Administrator of the Home for the Aged in Corn for a period of time and then she became a Nursing Home State Inspector for the state of Oklahoma until her retirement in 1985.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and a son, J. Richert Bergman; four brothers, Barney, Jake, Henry and John Regier and three sisters, Clara Reimer, Tena Regier and Minnie Reimer.
She was a longtime and faithful member of the Corn Mennonite Brethren Church, involved with Gideon's International, she loved to travel, entertain, and cook.
She is survived by a daughter, Kaylin Penner and husband, Harvey, of Weatherford, three grandchildren, Jan Dewbre and husband, Ross, of OKC, OK, Kaysa Pierce and husband, Matt, of New Braunels, TX and Hal Penner and wife, Geneva, of Weatherford, OK; She is also survived by six great-grandchildren, Kelsey and Jamie Dewbre, Holtan and Trevor Pierce and Halle and Harrison Penner.
The family has suggested those wanting to give a memorial contribution may do so to the Gideon's International, Clinton Gideon Camp, P O Box 281, Clinton, OK 73601
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A graveside Service for Mollie Ann Washington, 94, will be at 2p.m., Friday, March 7, 2014 at Clinton Cemetery, Clinton, Oklahoma, officiating will be Minister Jessie Musick. Visitation will be Wednesday and Thursday, 8 to 8. Arrangements were made at Stanley Lee Funeral Home.
Mollie was born January 31, 1920 to Phillip and Wisey (Hope) McNac in Henryetta, Oklahoma and passed away on Thursday, February 27, 2014 in her home in Clinton, Oklahoma. She was raised in Henryetta, OK area and had an interest in everything concerned in making a home, such as, cooking, gardening, and quilting. She also enjoyed shopping and traveling. She had an interest in fishing and could clean as well as prepare her catch for the table. She loved to entertain family and friends. She worked for many years at the Norbest Turkey plant to Clinton which is now called Bar S. She worked for Mrs. Barlett also for many years and loved her family and they loved her.
Mollie is survived by four daughters: Josephine Caldwell and Bertha Washington of Clinton, Doris Washington of Elk Grove, CA., and Rita, wife of Crispin Romero, of Antioch, CA., also four sons: Willie Murphy, Jr. and wife, Karen, of Henryetta, OK. and Toy Washington and wife, Doris, all of Clinton. She had six generations of grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Alfred Washington Sr., both parents, two daughters: Peggy Ford and Rena Washington, one son, Alfred Jr., and three sisters: Katie Edmundson, Fannie Buckley, and Nancy Murphy, and four brothers: John, Sanford, Chofe (Henry) and Tully McNac.
A funeral Service for Henry "Hank" D. Peters, 94, Corn resident took place at 3:00p.m., Saturday, March 1, 2014 in the Mennonite Brethren Church in Corn, OK officiated by Rev. Bennet Peters, son of Mr. Peters and Rev. Tim Sandy, burial was prior to that at 2:00p.m., in the Corn Cemetery under the direction of the Kiesau Lee Funeral Home.
Henry was born December 25, 1919 to David C. and Helena (Bartel) Peters in Corn, OK and passed away Sunday, February 23, 2014 in the Corn Heritage Nursing Center in Corn, Oklahoma.
Henry was raised in Corn and graduated from Corn High School in 1937. He continued his education at Corn Bible Academy for the next year and then attended Southwestern State College in Weatherford. He was a Conscientious Objector and served in the Civilian Public Service Camps during WWII from 1942 till 1945. He returned back to Corn where he began his farming career. He was married to Helen Beatrice Reimer on July 6, 1947 in Corn, OK. They farmed and ranched together until 1980 and they moved into Corn.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, two brothers, Abe Peters and Don Peters and two sisters, Adina Martens and Katherine Neufeld.
He is survived by three sons, Bennet Peters and wife, Jamie, Okeene, OK, Gordon Peters and wife Donnali, of Houston, TX and Jonathan Peters and wife, Diane, Corn, OK and Mayra Harms, Omaha, NE.
He is also survived by 8 grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian burial was held for Tanislado "Tiny" Martinez, 66, Clinton resident at 10a.m., Friday, February 28, 2014 in the St. Mary's Catholic Church, officiate by father Thomas Pudot and burial will conclude in the Clinton Cemetery under the direction of the Kiesau-Lee Funeral Home.
A Rosary was held at 6p.m. Thursday, February 27, 2014 in the Kiesau Memorial Chapel.
Tanislado Lemon Martinez was born February 20, 1947 to Clyde and Santos (Lemon) Martinez in Frederick, OK and passed away Sunday, February 23, 2014 in the Integris Clinton Regional Hospital emergency room.
"Tiny" was raised in Tipton, Oklahoma and attended his schooling in Tipton and Butler. He was married to Andrea Martinez on December 18, 1964 in Butler, OK.
He is preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Slim and Clyde, Jr.
He is survived by his wife, Andrea, of the home, his children, Sylvia Carpenter, and husband Jose Cervantes, Janie Lopez and husband, Silvano Vargas, Andrea Torres, Tanislado Martinez, II and wife, Tiffany, Raymond Martinez and Humberto Mares, Andrew Martinez, Rosemary Flores and husband Lino and Billy Martinez; three sisters, Sara Gonzales, Toni Campos and Francis Martinez and three brothers, Jessie Martinez, Joe Martinez and Pete Martinez.