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 Melva Martha <I>Stewart</I> Rourke

Melva Martha Stewart Rourke

Enid, Garfield County, Oklahoma, USA
Death 24 Sep 2010 (aged 85)
Burial Oklahoma City, Cleveland County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 59323950 · View Source
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Melva Martha Rourke was born December 20, 1924, in Enid, OK and passed from this world on September 24, 2010, into the loving arms of God. She was a very loving and supportive wife, mother and grandmother. She graduated from Stillwater High School in 1944. Melva leaves behind the love of her life, Durward (Dewey) Rourke. Melva and Dewey were very active in past years doing volunteer work for Midwest Regional Hospital, the Science Museum Oklahoma, and the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum.

She was preceded in death by her parents William Ingels Clyde Stewart and Edith Viola Stewart; brothers, Ross Stewart and James Stewart; sisters, Florence Gates and Dorothy Poague. She is also survived by her son, Gregory Blankinship and wife Margaret; son, Randy Blankinship and wife Gloria; daughter, Suzy Jones and husband Bob; stepson, Larry Rourke and wife Donna; one sister, Linda Pagel; six grandchildren; and seven great grandchildren.

The family wishes to thank those involved with Mercy Palliative Care and Mercy Hospice for their kindness and support of Melva and her family.

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  • Created by: Phil & Donna (Stricklan) Whitaker
  • Added: 28 Sep 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 59323950
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Melva Martha Stewart Rourke (20 Dec 1924–24 Sep 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 59323950, citing Resthaven Gardens Cemetery, Oklahoma City, Cleveland County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Phil & Donna (Stricklan) Whitaker (contributor 4308835) .