The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

Death Notices

January 15, 2013

Vernafay Fern DeWitt

Published 1-16-13

ENID, Okla. — VernaFay Fern DeWitt, 91, lifelong resident of Kingfisher, Okla., passed away Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, in Kingfisher.

Service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, at First Christian Church, Kingfisher. Rev. Marilyn Merle will officiate. Arrangements are under direction of Sanders Funeral Service, Kingfisher.

VernaFay was born July 2, 1921, in Howard, N.D., to Albert and Ella “Kline” Hauser.

She graduated from Loyal High School in 1938.

She married Ralph S. DeWitt Jan. 13, 1941, in Kingfisher.

VernaFay was a member of First Christian Church. She worked as a waitress, homemaker and mother.

VernaFay DeWitt is survived by one granddaughter, Erin Chastain-Harris and husband Chris of College Station, Texas, and one sister, LaDonna Kochenower of Kingfisher.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, one daughter, Donetta McWilliams, and one brother, Raymond K. Hauser.

Visitation will be from 6-7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, at Sanders Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, contributions are welcome for the DeWitt Scholarship Fund at Edward Jones Investment Co., 105 N. Main St., Suite A, Kingfisher, OK 73750.

(Submitted by family)


Text Only
Death Notices
  • Miller, Stan.jpg John Stanley “Stan” Miller

    The remembrance service for John Stanley “Stan” Miller, age 78, will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at Willow View United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Lisa Thompson and the Rev. Tom Carruthers officiating.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Leonor Navarro Rojas.jpg Leonor Navarro Rojas

    May 10, 1957 — July 24, 2014

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • JoAnn Moore.jpg JoAnn (Jodi) Moore

    JoAnn Moore (Jodi), age 81, died suddenly and unexpectedly on Sunday, July 27, 2014. Jodi was born Feb. 7, 1933 in Enid, Okla., the daughter of Virgil and Lena (Wegmiller) Sanders.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Norman Pottorf.jpg Norman Ray Pottorf

    Funeral services for Norman Ray Pottorf, 78, Enid, will be held Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at 10 a.m. in Oakwood Christian Church with Pastor Alan Seible officiating.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Matthew Allen Corbin

    Jan. 2, 1961 — July 2, 2014

    July 30, 2014

  • Leon J. Keck

    Feb. 24, 1930 — July 27, 2014

    July 30, 2014

  • James P. Johnston

    Service pending with Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home.

    July 30, 2014

  • Clifford Lantz

    Service pending with Pierce Funeral Home, Fairview.

    July 30, 2014

  • Jerry Mitchell Elliott

    Service for Jerry Mitchell Elliott will be held in Blackwell at a later date. Arrangements under the kind guidance of Amy Stittsworth Funeral Service and Cremation Directors.

    July 29, 2014

  • Jerry Dewayne Cole

    Service for Jerry Dewayne Cole was held privately. Arrangements under the kind guidance of Amy Stittsworth Funeral Service and Cremation Directors.

    July 29, 2014