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Bill Pappan

Born: 10/11/1923

Died: 4/19/2004

Maiden Name: n/a

Honorific: n/a

Bill Pappan, 80, of Oklahoma City passed away April 19, 2004, in Oklahoma City. He was born October 11, 1923, in Tulsa, Oklahoma, to William and Grace (Maxfield) Pappan.

Bill graduated from Chilocco High School and lived in the Midwest City area for over 50 years. He served in the Air Force during World War II, was a purchasing supervisor at Tinker AFB and retired in 1980 after 35 years. He was a Presbyterian and liked golf.

His parents; wife, Loretta; son, Bill, and two sisters, Carolyn Walkabout and Jerry Crow, preceded him in death.

Survivors include a son, Jeff Pappan and wife, Victoria, of Kennewick, Washington; daughters, Sandy Reed and Grace Kostiuk and husband, Stefan, all of Oklahoma City; brother, Steven Mac Maxfield and wife, Carmen, of San Diego, California; two granddaughters, Jordan Dwight and Alena Pappan; nephew, Jerry Walkabout, and many other relatives and friends.