OBITUARY

Darrell Wayne McElvany

December 7, 1936September 4, 2018

Darrell Wayne McElvany “Squirrely”, 81, of Shawnee, OK passed away Tuesday, September 4, 2018. He was born December 7, 1936 in Shawnee, OK. Darrell served his country in the United States Marine Corps going to Okinawa, Vietnam and Japan. He worked in different areas including an Air Craft mechanic for Tinker Air Force Base, truck driver, preacher and a cook, among many other professions. Darrell loved gourd dancing in his regalia. He loved traveling to Colorado every year with his wife Jessie to pick the best corn. He also enjoyed cooking for their family gatherings and working in his garden. Darrell worked in different areas including an Air Craft mechanic for Tinker Air Force Base, truck driver, preacher and a cook. He was preceded in death by his mother, Thelma Abbot; and daughter, Vicky McElvany. Darrell was survived by his son, Buddy McElvary; wife, Jessie Walker; fur friend, Peewee; stepchildren, Theresa Walker, David Walker, Doris Ashlock, Daryl Walker, John Walker, Gayle Elizabeth, Kim and Linda; grandchildren, Vivianna and Frank, Nevin, Kelsie and Jon Fixico, Stacey and Lindsey Ashlock, Devi, Macky and Ryan; and many more grandchildren, family and friends. Auf Vee-Da-Zayn Squirrely (Until we meet again).

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