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Arthur Ketcheshawno

Born: 8/8/1934

Died: 3/10/2005

Maiden Name: n/a

Honorific: n/a

Arthur Ketcheshawno, 70, of Sawyer, Oklahoma, passed away March 10, 2005, in Hugo, Oklahoma. He was born August 8, 1934, in McCloud, Oklahoma, the son of Ramon Garcia and Abbie Ketcheshawno and had lived in the Sawyer community since 1999.

He married Betty Frazier on June 5, 1957, in Hugo. A technical systems analyst, he was retired from Rockwell International (Boeing) in Seal Beach, California. He enjoyed going to pow wows, loved singing, reading books, old movies, and spending time with his family, friends, and his animals.

His parents preceded him in death.

Survivors include his wife; four sons, Cedric Ketcheshawno of Sawyer, Tyrone Ketcheshawno of Tecumseh, Oklahoma, Jeffrey Ketcheshawno of California, and Loren J. Ketcheshawno of New Mexico; five sisters, Margie Kirk, Susie Valdez, and Marilyn Garcia, all of McCloud, Oklahoma, Juanita Johnson of Shawnee, Oklahoma, and Adliene Dubouis of Pink, Oklahoma; one grandchild, and many nieces, nephews and friends.