|Birth: ||Jun., 1882|
|Death: ||Sep. 22, 1963|
Her crypt says "Mrs R O Callahan, 1963"
Parents: Frank & Carrie (Caroline) Peters
Obituary, The Oklahoman, Sep 23, 1963, pg 15:
Mrs R O Calahan, 1515 Camden Way, died Sunday at St Anthony Hospital. Services will be 2 pm Tuesday at Nichols Hills Methodist Church with interment at Rose Hill Mausoleum. Hahn-Cook Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Born in Luray Co MO, Mrs Callahan came to Oklahoma in 1889 and to OKC from Walters in 1943. She was the wife of the late Rev Rufus O Callahan, Methodiest minister who held pastorates across the state.
Mrs Callahan was a member of Nichols Methodist Church, CA chapter of PEO, Ladies Music Club and Town Hall.
Survivors include a brother, A J Peters, of the home; and a daughter, Mrs Virginia Rea of Joplin MO.
The family requests those wishing to make memorial contributions to do so to Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation Heart Fund.
Beatrice (Bessie) Peters. R O Callahan (age 28) married Beatrice Peters (age 22) on 4 Oct 1904 in Canadian Co OK
1900 census, Union, Canadian Co OK: Frank Peters 47 NY, Carrie Peters 42 OH, Ed Peters 23 MO, Bessie Peters 18 MO, Andy Peters 13 MO. occ: farmer
1920 census, Guthrie, Logan Co OK: Omar Callahan 43 MO TN TN, Beatrice Callahan 34 MO NY OH. occ: preacher, Methodist
1930 census, Mangum, Greer Co OK: Omar R Callahan 54 MO, Bessie E Callahan 47 MO, Virginia Callahan (adopted) 9 OK.
occ: presiding elder, M E church
Frank Peters (1853 - 1933)
Caroline Peters (1858 - 1950)
Rufus Omar Callahan (1876 - 1952)*
Virginia Lee Callahan Rea (1920 - 2000)*
Rose Hill Burial Park
Plot: Abbey Mausoleum
Created by: Janet LaMotte
Record added: Jan 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83092819
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