The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

November 10, 2012

Danny Pete Flaming

Published 11-10-12


Enid News and Eagle

ENID — Memorial service for Danny Pete Flaming, 67, will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, at Aspen Mortuary, Arvada, Colo.

Danny was born Feb. 26, 1945, in Enid, Okla., to Ervin P. and Ruth Frances (Church) Flaming and passed away Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, in Denver, Colo., surrounded by family.

He graduated from Enid High School in 1963, and married Holly Polwort of Enid. They later divorced.

He attended Oklahoma State University and Colorado State University with a degree in manufacturing engineering.

He worked for Sunstrand Aviation as a manufacturing engineer for a number of years, specifying and purchasing specialty manufacturing equipment.

He is survived by his son, Chris Hansen of Arvada, Colo., and wife Willidea, three grandchildren, Breann, Cord and Bethany; daughter, Danelle McBride of Westminister, Colo., and husband Steve, and one grandson Justin McBride. He is also survived by two brothers, Phil Duncan of Enid, and David Duncan of Edmond, and one sister, Beth Flaming Schurle of Neodesha, Kan.

Danny was preceded in death by his mother, Ruth Flaming; father, Ervin Flaming; stepmother, Lorraine Flaming; brother, Michael Duncan; and sisters, Susan Duncan and Nancy Flaming.

Memorials may be made to Colorado Springs Together, P.O. Box 402, Colorado Springs, CO 80901 or online at www.colorado springstogether.org, a relief organization serving the needs of Colorado Springs residents affected by the 2012 wildfires.

(Submitted by family)