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Garry Ira Roles

July 17, 1936 October 26, 2019
Garry  Ira Roles
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Garry Ira Roles, 83, of El Reno, Oklahoma, succumbed to his illness in the comfort of his own home surrounded by his family on October 26, 2019. Garry was born July 17, 1936 in Sayre, Oklahoma to Henry and Margret Roles. He was a graduate of Sayre High School in 1955, where he lettered in all four sports, Football, Track, Baseball and Basketball. Garry married his high school sweetheart, Betty Clark, in the fall of 1956 and together had two children. Ron Roles and Glenn Roles. Betty passed away on November 22, 1978 from a short battle with cancer. Garry married Sharon Zelnicek on June 25, 1987. Garry was a longtime Home Builder and Land Developer in the Mustang, Yukon , Clinton and El Reno area. Garry enjoyed spending time on his farm working his cattle, raising labradoodles, traveling to Colorado, and watching all and any sports and spending time visiting with his kids and grandkids. Garry is survived by his wife, Sharon Roles; along with two sons; Ron (Darlene) Roles, Glenn (Cathy) Roles, two stepsons, Jeff (Alisa) Zelnicek, Gene (Debbie) Zelnicek, Half-Sister; Jean Ann Roles Brown. He is also survived by Grandchildren, Justin (Courtney) Roles, Lindsey Roles, Coy Roles, Tanner Roles, Jace Roles, Zach (Alyssa) Allen, Chelsey (TJ) Green, Stephan (Kelly) Schroer ; Step-Grandchildren, Braden Zelnicek, Kaylee Zelnicek, Gage Zelnicek, Grant Zelnicek and Logan Johnson along with several great grand-children. He was proceeded in death by his first wife, Betty Roles, his father, Henry Roles and step-mom, Dorothy Roles, Mother; Margret Roles, twin brother, Jerry Roles, Step-Grandchild, Gavin Zelnicek. A special thank you to the people at Russell Murray Hospice in El Reno for their loving care and support during his final days. Also, the family would like to extend their sincerest gratitude towards McNeil’s Funeral Service for being very accommodating and understanding during this difficult time. Visitation will be Thursday 1:00pm to 8:00pm at McNeil’s and a Celebration of Life services will be held at 10:00 AM, Friday, November 1st at First Baptist Church of El Reno with Pastor Charlie Blount officiating 541 Mercy Drive El Reno, Ok 73036. The burial will follow at El Reno Cemetery.
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1:00 PM 10/31/2019 1:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 10/31/2019 8:00:00 PM
McNeil's Funeral Service

525 West Highway 152
PO Box 1616
Mustang, OK 73064

McNeil's Funeral Service
525 West Highway 152 Mustang 73064 OK
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10:00 AM 11/1/2019 10:00:00 AM
1st Baptist Church of El Reno

541 Mercy Dr.
El Reno, Oklahoma 73036

1st Baptist Church of El Reno
541 Mercy Dr. El Reno 73036 Oklahoma
United States

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El Reno Cemetery Final Resting Place

1300 E. Elm Street
El Reno, OK 73036

1300 E. Elm Street El Reno 73036 OK
United States

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