George Howlingwater

George Howlingwater

Birth
Clinton, Custer County, Oklahoma, USA
Death 15 Aug 2011 (aged 62)
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial Custer County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 75367197 · View Source
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A funeral service for George Howlingwater, 62, will be held at 1:00p.m., on Saturday, August 20, 2011 in the Hammon Community Hall, Hammon, OK with David Flick officiating. Burial will follow at Hammon Indian Mennonite Cemetery, Hammon, OK. There will be an all night wake on Friday, August 19, 2011 starting at 7p.m., at the Hammon Community Hall, Hammon, OK.

George Howlingwater was born December 5, 1948 in Clinton, OK to Horace Howlingwater Sr. and Emma Standing Elk. George died August 15, 2011 in Oklahoma City, OK. George was raised in Hammon, OK. and attended Hammon Public Schools. At the age of 13 years old he was baptized in the Indian Baptist Church in Hammon. He served in the United States Marines and participated in Cheyenne-Arapaho Gourd Clan, American Indian Movement, Denver March Pow-Wow and the Denver Indian Center. He lived in Denver, Colorado before returning to OKlahoma. George enjoyed reading and listening to music. Opera and Indian music were his favorites.

George is survived by his grandparents: James and Ann Howlingwater and Frank and Frannie Standing Elk; two sisters: Josephine Walkingnight and Suzanne Wilson; two brothers: Jerome Howlingwater Sr. and Horace Howlingwater Jr.; 14 neices: Lavonne Oldman, Elizabeth Birdshead, Danizlla Cling, Patricia Wilson, Lavada Gould, Hayley Howlingwater, Leatrice Gonzales, Beverly Jiminez, Ruthan Gardipe, Sally McCloud, Christine Medicinebull, Raini, Emma, and Layla Howlingwater; 6 nephews: Jason Goodblanket, Jeromie Howlingwater Jr. Larry Medicinebull, Charlie Howlingwater, Marvin Wilson and Roger Wilson.

George was preceded in death by his parents: Hoarce Howlingwater and Emma Standing Elk; three brothers: Roy Jesse and High Chief Howlingwater; three sisters: Eula Howlingwater, Dorothy Goodblanket and Katie Medicinebull.


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  • Created by: JLC
  • Added: 23 Aug 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 75367197
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Howlingwater (5 Dec 1948–15 Aug 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 75367197, citing Bethel Mennonite Cheyenne Indian Cemetery, Custer County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by JLC (contributor 47423445) .