Dolores Marie Thurman Winter was born October 14, 1944 at Okeene, Oklahoma to Cyriaca and Alex Thurman, and passed away Monday October 29, 2018 at the age of 74.
She was a resident of the Homestead community for 47 years where she was mostly a homemaker. She had numerous part-time jobs for many Okeene businesses throughout her life. She worked for the Blaine County Election Board along with Wilkinson Mortuary. She attended Okeene High School and was a member of the Homestead Bible Church, Child Study Club, Red Hat Ladies, Senior Citizens, Okeene Alumni Association and was the treasurer of most of the organizations that she was involved with. She was married to Larry Winter at Okeene Mennonite Brethren Church on October 15, 1962.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her brothers Richard Thurman, Larry Kubat and Bro. Charles Kubat, her sisters Madeline Metz, Ilene Farhar and Ida “Pilo” Brown, and her daughter Kim Brady.
Dolores was a servant for her community always volunteering to help many in need. She loved her family and would do anything for them. She was always there to support her family especially her grandkids. She was there rain, snow, or shine, whether it was for athletic events, showing pigs, speech competition, it didn’t matter.
She is survived by her husband Larry of the home in Homestead. Son Kevin and wife Jenny, Scott Brady and wife Toni all of Enid, Oklahoma two brothers Marvin Thurman and wife Mary of Bartlesville, Oklahoma and Mike Thurman and wife Shirley of Rocklin, California. Grandchildren Macy Whiteaker and husband Joey, Karsten Brady and Alek Winter.
Funeral services for Dolores will be held Saturday, November, 3 2018 at 10:00 A.M. at the First United Methodist Church in Okeene, Oklahoma with Jeremy Parker officiating. Burial will be in the Roselawn Cemetery at Okeene, Oklahoma with Wilkinson Mortuary in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Homestead Bible Church.