Stillwater News Press

Obituaries

January 30, 2013

Dianna Lou Forquer

Dianna Lou Forquer, 71, of Stillwater, passed from this life on Jan. 26, 2013 in Tulsa, Okla.  Services have been entrusted to the care of Palmer Marler Funeral Home and will be held at 10:00am Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013 at the Palmer Marler Funeral Home Chapel.

 Dianna Lou Forquer was born on July 7, 1941 in Toledo, OH to Charles and Velma Finley.  She grew up in and attended schools in Temperance Michigan, eventually graduating from Bedford High School in 1959.  On April 4, 1959 Dianna married the love of her life Duane Forquer at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Toledo, Ohio.  The couple resided in Toledo, Ohio until 1966 when they returned to Temperance, Mich.  In 1980, Dianna and Duane relocated their family to Stillwater, Okla., where Duane worked as a Tooling Designer for Mercruiser.

 Dianna spent the majority of her life working as a cook for several schools and nursing homes.  When she was not working, she enjoyed playing bingo at the Stillwater Moose Lodge and more recently at First Council Casino in Newkirk, Okla.  Dianna was a tomboy, who enjoyed being outdoors, fishing, and camping,

 Dianna Forquer was preceded in death by her parents, and a sister:  Georgine Speer.  She is survived by her husband, Duane, of the home.  Four sons:  Michael Forquer and wife Carol, of Stillwater, Okla.  Mark Forquer and wife Laura, of Jacksonville, Fla.  Jeff Forquer and wife Ki Suk of Palane, Korea, and Darrin Forquer and wife Kelly of Pine Cove, NC; Sister Beatrice Smedlyn of Toledo, Ohio, as well as 11 grandchildren, three great grandchildren, and a host of other relatives and friends.

 In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association in care of Palmer Marler Funeral Home, 5106 N. Washington, Stillwater, OK 74075. Friends may leave condolences for the family via an online guestbook at www.pmcfh.com or on our facebook page at www.facebook.com/pmcfh

 

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Obituaries
  • Robert “Bob” O’Donnell

    Robert “Bob” O’Donnell, 75, passed away on Thursday, July 31, 2014, in Carney, Okla. His funeral service will be 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 4, at the Carney High School gym.

    August 1, 2014

  • Ada Ruth Gottfried

    Ada Ruth Gottfried, 85, of Stillwater passed from this life on July 31, 2014.

    August 1, 2014

  • Susann Darlene Branstetter

    Susann Darlene Branstetter, a longtime Cushing business owner and resident, passed away on Thursday, July 31, 2014. Funeral services will be held at Oak Grove Baptist Church, Cushing, on Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, at 10 a.m.

    August 1, 2014

  • Carl Allen Lockett

    Carl Allen Lockett passed away July 26, 2014.

    July 31, 2014

  • Alice May Mitchell

    Alice May Mitchell, a longtime Yale resident, passed away Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at the age of 76.

    July 30, 2014

  • MATTHIAS,-HIRO-obit.jpg Hiroko Ota Matthias

    Hiroko Ota Matthias, 81, of Altus, was granted her well-deserved angel wings on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at Integris Baptist Medical Center, in Oklahoma City, where she was surrounded by her loving family.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Betty Gambill Kuffel

    Betty Gambill Kuffel, 82, of Maramec, passed away Tuesday, July 29.  Services will be held at 1p.m., Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at the Maramec United Methodist Church, Maramec, Okla., with the Rev. Jeff Kuhn officiating.

    July 30, 2014

  • Gearldine Gayle Floyd

    Gearldine Gayle Floyd, 74 of Okarche, formerly of Cushing, passed away on Monday, July 28, 2014. Graveside services will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, Aug. 1, 2014 at Flynn Cemetery, Cushing.

    July 29, 2014

  • Royce Lee Juneau

    Royce Lee Juneau age 78 of Cushing passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014. Wake will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at the First Indian Baptist Church.

    July 29, 2014

  • James-Phillip-Longan-obit.jpg James Phillip Longan

    James Phillip Longan, 68, of Stillwater passed peacefully from this life on July 27, 2014, in Oklahoma City with his family by his side.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

Buy & Share Photos
NewsPress e-Edition
NewsPress Specials
AP Video
Renewed Violence Taking Toll on Gaza Residents 2 Americans Detained in North Korea Seek Help US Employers Add 209K Jobs, Rate 6.2 Pct House GOP Optimistic About New Border Bill Gaza Truce Unravels; Israel, Hamas Trade Blame Raw: Tunisia Closes Borders With Libya Four Rescued From Crashed Plane Couple Channel Grief Into Soldiers' Retreat WWI Aviation Still Alive at Aerodrome in NY Raw: Rescuers at Taiwan Explosion Scene Raw: Woman Who Faced Death Over Faith in N.H. Clinton Before 9-11: Could Have Killed Bin Laden Netanyahu Vows to Destroy Hamas Tunnels Obama Slams Republicans Over Lawsuit House Leaders Trade Blame for Inaction
Stocks
NDN Video
Under Armour Launches Biggest Women's Campaign with Inspiring Ad NYPD chokehold death of Eric Garner was homicide: medical examiner Christina Aguilera Pulls a Demi Moore! Man with no arms throws first pitch Chapter Two: Composing for a film in retirement Is Justin Bieber Dating a Model? Guardians of the Galaxy (Trailer) 'Sharknado 2:' Hottest Memes Surfing The Net Snoop Dogg Narrating Animal Footage Is Perfect Raw: Obama Gets Hug From Special Olympian Recapping a Blockbuster MLB Trade Deadline Tigers Acquire David Price - @TheBuzzeronFOX Russell Brand Slams Sean Hannity Over Gaza Conflict Segment Woman's Dive Goes Terribly Wrong Brian Williams Reports on Daughter Allison Williams' 'Peter Pan' Casting News Did Jimmy Fallon Look Up Heidi Klum's Dress? What Drama? Miranda Kerr Poses Topless Plane crashes in San Diego Costco parking lot Justin Bieber Takes To Instagram To Diss Orlando Bloom You Won't Believe the Celeb Cameos in "Sharknado 2"
Must Read