Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

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Dennis Neal Tucker

Born: 3/2/1951

Died: 3/3/2003

Maiden Name: n/a

Honorific: n/a

Dennis Neal Tucker passed away Monday, March 3, 2003. He was born March 2, 1951 in Chickasha, Oklahoma.

His family moved to Alaska when he was six years old and he lived there until he joined the U.S. Marines in 1969. Stationed in California, he made that his home until he passed away of pancreatic cancer at the young age of 52.

Dennis loved dreding for gold in the Sierra Nevada, fishing, hiking and all nature. He treasured his family and home life. He was always generous to those in need. The world has lost a beautiful man.

Survivors include his wife of 27 years, Sandra Lee, and two sons, Neal Lee and Virgil Aaron California; his mother, Clara McKee, and two sisters, Glenda Cross and Charleen Carney, of Alaska; and many nieces and nephews.