Delores "Dee" V. Hood
October 9, 1935 – February 18, 2021
Delores (Dee) V. Hood, age 85, went to be with the Lord on February 18, 2021. She was born October 9, 1935 to Anthony Eugene and Edna Violet (Richardson) Hroch. In her lifetime, she would volunteer at her church and her children’s schools. Dee was part owner and the Office Manager for the Oklahoma City 89er’s for 19 years. Dee spent 20 years as the Financial Secretary for Portland Avenue Baptist Church, a church she was a member of since 1956. She was a huge sports fan. She loved OU football and stock car racing. She also loved watching her grandkids and great grandkids play sports. Many nights, she and Bill would go to El Reno to watch one of their grandkids play and on the same night drive to Moore to watch another grandkid play. Dee also loved to go fishing with the family, especially at Sportsman Lake in Seminole, OK. Dee was preceded in death by her parents; husband, William Hood; brothers, Maurice Hroch and Merlyn Hroch; and sister, Lare. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Dana and Bill Pybas of Yukon; son and daughter-in-law, Bill and Colleen Hood of Yukon; 9 grandkids; 9 great grandkids; as well as many other family members and friends. Visitation with the family will be 5pm-7pm Wednesday at Bill Merritt Funeral Service. Services will be 2pm Thursday, February 25, 2021 at Portland Avenue Baptist Church with interment to follow at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.
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