A Celebration of Life for Mattie Roberta Oswalt, 86, Kremlin, is 10 a.m. Saturday, July 8, 2017, at Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home Chapel. The Rev. Leland Streck will officiate, with burial following in Hillsdale Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Ladusua-Evans Funeral Home.
Mattie was born Nov. 4, 1930, in Bucklin, Kan., to Herman and Alberta (Burton) Minnis, and passed away Wednesday, July 5, 2017,, at the Community Health Center in Wakita.
Mattie graduated from Bucklin High School in 1948. She married Warren Galen Oswalt, Sept. 12, 1948, in Bucklin, Kan.
Warren's 38 year career with Rock Island Railroad took them to Kansas, then back to Oklahoma, where they made their permanent home in Kremlin, following his retirement.
Mattie is survived by three children and their spouses, Warren G. Oswalt Jr. and wife Pamela, of Okeene; Lark Schultz and husband Mike, of Hillsdale; Robert Joe Oswalt and wife Rosa of Brooksville, Fla.; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren, with one on the way; and one sister, Jean Dewell, of Winfield, Kan.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Warren G. Oswalt; and three siblings.
The family has requested memorial donations be made to Hillsdale Christian School, with Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home serving as custodian of the funds.
Condolences may be made and service viewed online at www.LadusauEvans.com.
Published on July 5, 2017