The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

May 3, 2014

Sarah E. Vanaman

Published 5-3-14

Enid News

ENID, OK — Funeral service for Sarah Vanaman, 76, will be 2 p.m. Sunday, May 4, 2014, at Anderson-Burris Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Bruce Johnson officiating. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Sarah was born Jan. 29, 1938, in Madill, Okla., and raised by her parents, Ruby and James R. Moore Sr. Sarah  passed away Thursday, May 1, 2014, in Enid.

Sarah grew up in Madill and graduated from Madill High School.

On Dec. 30, 1957, she married Robert Vanaman. They made their home in Enid in 1960. Sarah was a homemaker, and raised miniature horses and quail. She attended First Church of the Nazarene and Cowboy Church.

Sarah is survived by three daughters, JoAnn Maloney and husband Scott of Waukomis, Karen Brown and husband Mike of Enid, and June Mason and husband Michael of Enid; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and one brother, James Moore Jr. and wife Jan of Lakeville, Minn.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and husband Robert on Oct. 11, 2013.

Memorials may be made to OMRF, diabetes division.

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(Submitted by family)