John Blair Oakey
October 16, 1948 – June 10, 2019
John B. Oakey, 70, of Watauga, Texas was called home on June 10, 2019. A Memorial Service will be held at 6409 Patsy Lane, Watauga, Texas 76148 on Sunday, June 16, 2019 at 10:00am. John was born in Bridgeport Connecticut on October 16, 1948. He lived and worked there for a majority of his life. John worked as a tool and die maker, and was a long time employee of Schick Industries. One of John’s favorite pass time activities was fishing. He was the Captain of the Millford Sport Fishing Association. He met Kanjana, his wife, in 2005 and were married for more than 10 years. They moved to Texas in 2014. Beloved husband, brother, uncle, and friend will be dearly missed. John is preceded in death by his parents, John B. and Althea Oakey; sister, Gayle Flewwellin, and brother, Eugene Oakey. Left to cherish John’s memory are his wife, Kanjana Oakey; nieces, Linda Caceres and Gail Pollock; sister-in-law, Saiporn Haenselmann and her husband, Roy, and many friends.