Dale Edward Crase, 61, of Bokoshe, OK passed away Thursday, July 28, 2016 in Bokoshe. Dale was born April 7, 1955 in Bokoshe to Arnold & Lydia (Davis) Crase. Dale worked in the oil field for 35 years for Unit Drilling, Nabors Drilling and Bronco Drilling and lately was employed as a consultant for Panther Energy. He was preceded in death by his parents; and three brothers, Kenneth, Bobby & Darryl Crase.
Survivors include his wife Sonya of the home; daughter, Misti Schmitz & husband Ken of Claremore, OK; sons, Darryl Crase of the home, Joshua Crase &wife Kegan of Bokoshe, OK; grandsons, Gage Schmitz & Jaygen Crase; granddaughters, Mercedez, Ariona, Gracelynn Crase; sisters, Betty Miller, Shirley Miller & Debbie McFarland all of Bokoshe, OK, Rhonda Bloxham of Keota, OK; 7 brothers, David Crase of Skiatook, OK, Dean Crase of Stigler, OK, Johnny Crase of Wister, OK, Jimmy Crase of Muldrow, OK, Dennis Crase, Harold Crase and Keith Crase all of Bokoshe, OK; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives, loved ones and friends.
Services will be 11 am, Monday, August 1, 2016 at the First Assembly of God Church in Bokoshe, OK with Rev. Leroy Orr, Doyle Martin and Ron Miller officiating. Interment will follow in Old Cache Cemetery, Keota, OK. Pallbearers will be Joshua, Darryl, Travis, Paul, & Tyler Crase, Ken Schmitz. Honorary pallbearers will be Alton Roper, Roger Varnell, Tim Lovell.
The family will be at the funeral home on Sunday evening from 6-8 pm to visit with relatives & friends.