The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

January 30, 2014

Steven Kenneth Straw

Published 1-30-14

Enid News and Eagle

ENID, OK — Memorial service for Steven Kenneth Straw, 52, will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, at Central Christian Church, with the Rev. John McLemore officiating.

Cremation arrangements are by Anderson-Burris Funeral Home.

Steve was born to Kenneth and Betty (Hyatt) Straw on April 8, 1961, in Tulsa, Okla., and died Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, in Enid, Okla.

Steve grew up in Enid and graduated from Enid High School. He worked for the city of Enid in the street department and then the water treatment for 34 years.

Steve married Kelly Randles on Aug. 4, 2000. He enjoyed riding motorcycles and going to car shows and cruise nights. Steve was a very generous and helpful person to family, friends and strangers.  

Steve is survived by his wife, Kelly; two children, Brandie Randles and fiancé Jerame Thompson of Elmore City, and Brandon and wife Adrian Randles of Waukomis; two grandchildren, Reese and Evan Randles; father, Kenneth Straw of Enid; brother, Carliss Straw of Kansas; stepbrother, Harold Thompson of Oklahoma City; sisters, Cindy Vendetti of Enid, and Kay Hankoff and Janet Latham, both of California; and stepsister, Sherry Litson of Oklahoma City.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Betty; niece, Melissa Hankoff; and father-in-law, Jack Randles.

Memorials may be made to Garfield County Anti-Bullying Task Force.

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(Submitted by family)