|Birth: ||Nov. 13, 1922|
|Death: ||Jul. 3, 2012|
Ona B. Roedell was born in Mooreland, Oklahoma to Addie and Frank Roedell of Quinlan, Oklahoma. Ona died as she wished at home with her loving husband Tolbert and family at her side. She was preceded in death by Addie and Frank Roedell, her sisters Ollie Walls and Orpha George, and a granddaughter Jaime Biggers. Ona attended school in Quinlan and later at Central State College. She married Tolbert R. Biggers in 1941 in Enid, Oklahoma. Ona and Tolbert were married 71 years. They had four sons: Jerry (Bunny), Jim (Cathy), Steve (Kim), and Robert. Tolbert and Ona traveled extensively in Europe, Mexico, and the Caribbean. Ona was a member of PACERS, which made a difference in her life. She leaves her husband, Tolbert, her four children, her 8 grandchildren, and her 18 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by a sister Opal Chenoweth and a brother Joe (Mary Lou) Roedell. Services will be private for the family, however, all are welcome for a reception in Ona's honor Friday, July 6, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Tolbert and Ona's home, 2624 NW 112th, Oklahoma City 73120. A private family service will be held later at the cemetery in Mooreland, Oklahoma. The family thanks Ona's caregivers, Vanessa, Glenna, and Dolores and Mercy Hospice.
Published in The Oklahoman on July 6, 201
Frank Arthur Roedell (1890 - 1965)
Addie Bell Robertson Roedell (1890 - 1978)
Tolbert Roland Biggers (1919 - 2012)*
Ona Roedell Biggers (1922 - 2012)
Floyd J. Roedell (1924 - 2014)*
Created by: Kathy Burpo Woodworth
Record added: Jul 06, 2012
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