Obituary – Feken, Cecil Dean

Cecil Dean Feken

1947 Maroon SpotlightCecil Feken
Cecil Feken

Wrestling ’44-’47; Vice-President F.F.A. ’46-’47; F.F.A. ’44-’47.

Cecil Dean Feken

May 23, 1929 – February 8, 2004

Cecil Dean Feken, 74, of Perry, Oklahoma, was the son of William John and Nellie Brigham Feken. He was born on May 23, 1929 in Perry, Oklahoma and died Sunday, February 8, 2004 at the Integris Bass Pavilion in Enid, Oklahoma.

He was a 1947 graduate of Perry High School. Cecil married Doris Hempfling on November 17, 1949 in Perry, Oklahoma. He owned and operated Deck Exploration in Perry, Oklahoma.

He enjoyed flying, fishing and hunting deer, quail and pheasant. He also enjoyed building planes, trains and automobiles. Cecil was a member of the St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, Elks Lodge and a former member of API.

Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, February 11, 2004 at the St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church. Father Tom Dowdell will officiate. Interment will be in St. Rose of Lima Catholic Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Brown-Dugger Funeral Home. There will be a family visitation from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, February 10, 2004 at the Brown-Dugger Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the LTACH Unit at the Integris Bass Baptist Hospital Foundation in care of Brown-Dugger Funeral Home.

Cecil is survived by his wife, Doris Feken; two sons, Dean Feken and his wife, Zonna and Dennis Feken, all of Perry, Oklahoma; one daughter, Sara Feken of Tulsa, Oklahoma; three grandchildren, Christina Powell and her husband, J.C., of Sheridan, Arkansas, Denise Clayton and her husband, Kelly and Josh Feken, all of Perry, Oklahoma; three great-grandchildren, Carson Powell, Connor Powell and Camryn Powell, all of Sheridan, Arkansas; one brother, William Feken and his wife, Margaret, of Grove, Oklahoma; one sister, Bernell Thompson and her husband, Gene, of Seagraves, Texas and a special friend of the family, Amy Cole of Tulsa, Oklahoma.

He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Nellie Feken and one sister, Betty Murphy.