|Birth: ||Jun. 17, 1961|
|Death: ||Dec. 7, 1998|
Stanley Wayne Ropp
TONKAWA — Stanley Wayne Ropp was born in Blackwell on June 17, 1961. He completed his elementary, junior high and high school in the Tonkawa public school system, graduating in May 1979. He entered the U.S. Navy in 1983 where he earned the rank of E-6 Electronics Technician before being discharged in 1990. In July 1990 he went to work for Conoco in Ponca City as an instrumentation specialist, where he was employed at the time of death.
Stan was a loving and caring father and enjoyed spending his time with his children. He was a member of the First Christian Church and Promise Keepers.
Stan passed from this life in Tonkawa on Monday, Dec. 7, 1998, at the age of 37.
Preceding him in death are his sister, Linda Lou Ropp, and his grandparents, Gerald G. and Opal L. Clawson.
Surviving are three children, Laura Ashley, Ian Christopher and Derek Brandon, all of the home; their mother, Angela Hope Ropp of Oklahoma City; his mother Betty Lou Ropp of Ponca City; his father Barton Wayne Ropp of Wichita, Kan.; two sisters and their husbands, Cheryl and Charles Caswell of New Orleans, La., and Debra and Ken Sullivan of Blackwell; two nephews, Aaron and Hunter Sullivan of Blackwell; his grandparents, Walter and Anna Ropp of Deer Creek; and a host of other family and friends.
The funeral is scheduled for Friday, Dec. 11, at 2 p.m. at the First Christian Church in Tonkawa.
Pallbearers are Ken Gentry, Larry Summerfield, Rex Johnson, Larry McMillen, Rick Ladd, Jay Laramy, Mark Klinger and Kenny Pedigo. Honorary pallbearers are Ron Walcher, Doug Boozer, Robert White, Marvin Klufa, Richard Simmons and Robert Simmons.
Memorial contributions may be made in Mr. Ropp's name to the Ropp Children's Memorial Fund, c/o Service Bank of Tonkawa, 111 East Grand Avenue, Tonkawa, OK 74653.
Tonkawa IOOF Cemetery
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Originally Created by: Phil & Donna Whitaker
Record added: Jul 11, 2006
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