Class of 1943
1943 Graduation EditionPerry Daily Journal
– 17 year old daughter of H. O. Pricer, Cedar street.
Ilene was born in Perry and has received all her schooling here.
She has been a member of the Red Hots pep club, Student Council, and the Order of Rainbow for Girls. She was drill leader of Red Hots this year and is to receive a service pin in Student Council.
In her sophomore year she won first in the doubles matches in the northers conference tennis tournament at Blackwell.
After graduation she may work in Tulsa.
Ilene Delcenia (Pricer) Mittasch
July 7, 1925 – May 25, 2011
July 7, 1925 – May 25, 2011
Ilene Delcenia Mittasch of Perry, Oklahoma was born July 7, 1925, to Henry O. Pricer and Lottie (Haskell) Pricer in Perry, Oklahoma. She passed away on May 25, 2011, at Perry Memorial Hospital at the age of 85.
Ilene attended school in Perry and graduated in 1943. She married Mac Frank Mittasch on July 27, 1943, in Pawnee, Oklahoma. When Mac was called to serve in World War II, Ilene went to Wichita and worked in an airplane plant and for Kellogg’s cereal plant. After Mac returned home they made their first home in Perry. They later moved to Sumner rural community and then to rural Morrison in 1963. After Mac passed, in 1971, Ilene remained on the farm until 1976 when she moved to Perry where she lived until her death.
She was a member of the Christie-Jones American Legion Auxiliary of Morrison and had been a member of the Perry Memorial Hospital Auxiliary.
Ilene loved to play tennis as a young girl. She loved to go fishing and playing with her grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday, May 28, 2011 at Brown-Dugger Funeral Home Chapel, Rev. Martin Foster will officiate. Interment will be at Grace Hill Cemetery.
Ilene is survived by two sons, Gerald “Jerry” Mittasch and his wife, Tena, of Carney, Oklahoma, and, Dennis Mittasch and his wife, Glenda, of Morrison, Oklahoma; four grandchildren, Mike Mittasch and his wife, Susan, of Morrison, Oklahoma, Deena Farrow and her husband, Marty, of Eufaula, Oklahoma, Stacy McKay and her husband, Bryan of Orlando, Oklahoma, Clay Mittasch and his wife, Nichole, of Stillwater, Oklahoma; eight great grandchildren, Nicholas Sidney, Nichole and Kaden Farrow, Cody Faries, Bryce Mittasch, Denver and Berkley McKay; three brothers, George Pricer of Texas, Loren Pricer of Perry, Oklahoma and Darrell Pricer of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; brother, Willie Pricer and sister, Clara Bunch.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Christie-Jones American Legion Auxiliary, American Cancer Society or American Heart Association in care of Brown-Dugger Funeral Home, 1010 N. 7th Street, Perry, Oklahoma 73077.