Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Opal Collier

Opal Mae Collier, 85, of Poteau, OK passed away Sunday, June 4, 2017 in Poteau.  Opal was born May 5, 1932 in Shady  Point, OK to Robert & Minnie (Cagle) York.    Opal loved all children as if they were her own.  She had a fiery passion for Jesus Christ.  One of her hobbies was quilting.  She had one of the best green thumbs around.  She was so loving that she never met a stranger.  Opal was a member of Shepherd's Heart Church for many years. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bob Collier (9/30/88); sisters, Wanda McCain & Helen Marcus; brother, Kenny York.

Survivors include her sisters, JoAnn Brammer of Fayetteville, AR , Mary Ellen Crock of MA; brothers, Rayburn York of McCloud, OK, Alvin York of Spiro, OK and Sherman York of Cameron, OK;  son, Chris VanMeter of Poteau; other relatives, loved ones and many beloved friends.

There will be visitation Thursday, June 8, 2017 from 6-8 pm.  Memorial services will be 11 am, Monday, June 12, 2017 at Oakland Cemetery Pavilion with Rev. Clyde Hess officiating.


1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Love Aunt Opal