The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

June 16, 2014

Warkentin, 85

Enid News & Eagle

— Melvin Warkentin will celebrate his 85th birthday Monday, June 23. Cards may be sent to 3634 Lakeshore Drive, Enid, OK 73703.

Melvin was born June 23, 1929, on a farm near Orland, Calif., the son of Ben and Marie Penner Warkentin.

He attended area schools and graduated from high school in Fresno, Calif., in 1946. He later graduated from Tabor College.

He is a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church.

His children are Steve and Lori Warkentin and Rita and Steve Janzen, all of Enid. He has three grandchildren and one great-grandson.