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Leroy Byron "L.B." Kirkpatrick
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Birth: Oct. 11, 1925
Cowley County
Kansas, USA
Death: Dec. 31, 2008
Kay County
Oklahoma, USA

L.B. Kirkpatrick passed away December 31, 2008 at Hillcrest Manor in Blackwell, OK. He was born in Dexter, KS on October 11, 1925 to Alva and Cleo (Konklin) Kirkpatrick and was the youngest of 7 children. He was preceded in death by parents and siblings; Maxine, Clella, Doris, Glenna Mae, JR, and Forrest. The family moved to Tonkawa when he was in the 6th grade. He was drafted in 1944 prior to graduation from high school. He served in the Army Air Corp on Tinian Island flying in B29s until the end of WW II. After service he attended Northern Oklahoma Junior College and graduated in 1947. He then attended the University of Nebraska and worked for the athletic department graduating in 1949 with a degree in Business. He married Pauline McFadden in 1946 in Newkirk, OK. To this union 3 sons were born. L.B. and Pauline raised their family in Tonkawa, Tulsa and Broken Arrow before moving back to Tonkawa in 1993. L.B. was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Tonkawa. He was an avid Nebraska football fan.
Family links: 
  Alva Byron Kirkpatrick (1894 - 1961)
  Cleo Bessie Konklin Kirkpatrick (1894 - 1980)
  Clella Muriel Kirkpatrick Van Voris (1916 - 1999)*
  Ella Maxine Kirkpatrick Layman (1916 - 1976)*
  Doris E. Kirkpatrick Foy (1918 - 1990)*
  J. R. Kirkpatrick (1919 - 1997)*
  Glenna Mae (Brooks) Kirkpatrick Carruth (1921 - 1999)*
  Forrest E. Kirkpatrick (1923 - 1998)*
  Leroy Byron Kirkpatrick (1925 - 2008)
*Calculated relationship
Tonkawa IOOF Cemetery
Kay County
Oklahoma, USA
Created by: Ozarkcheryl
Record added: Mar 10, 2013
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Leroy Byron L.B. Kirkpatrick
Added by: Roger & Kathleen Hawkins
Leroy Byron L.B. Kirkpatrick
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 Added: Mar. 30, 2013

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