Gerald M. Fleshman
A Mass of Christian Burial for Wiley resident, Gerald M. Fleshman was held at 10:00AM, Thursday, February 28, 2013 at the St. Francis de Sales/Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with Reverend Henry Aguwa as celebrant. A Rosary was held prior to the Mass at 9:30AM with Deacon Henry Wertin reciting. Interment with full Military Honors followed at Fairmount Cemetery in the Veteran’s Section with the Lamar VFW Post #3621 and Lamar American Legion Post #71.
Visitation for Gerald was held on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 from 1:00PM until 5:00PM at the Peacock Family Chapel.
Mr. Fleshman was born on December 29, 1931 at Cheyenne, OK to Harry and Alta (Cluster) Fleshman and passed away at his home in Wiley on February 21, 2013 with his family by his side at the age 81.
Gerald is preceded in death by his parents, sisters; Edith Ross, Edna Ross and Marie Roberts as well as his brothers; Glen Fleshman, Emery Fleshman, Bob Fleshman and Jim Fleshman.
He is survived by his wife Dianne of the family home in Wiley, children; Darren (Rhonda) Fleshman of Lamar, Marala Ortiz of La Junta and Frank Ortiz, and Mark (Melony) Fleshman of Lamar. Gerald is also survived by his grandchildren; Justin and Talina, Layne and Tanisha, Cory, Christina (Aaron) Sandoval, Colby and Danica, great-grandson: Alias Orien Sandoval as well as his sister; Blanche Service of Enid, OK other relatives and many friends.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Lamar Area Hospice either direct or in care of the funeral home office.
To the family of Gerald Fleshman. Our thoughts and prayers will be with all of you at this difficult time. We will remember Gerald as a fun bowler and a loving husband, father and grandfather to a bunch of wonderful people and so much more. He will be missed.
Don and Carolyn Graves
Danica and Fleshman Family,
My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Gerald Fleshman Family,Diane, Mark, Marla,Darren, Don and I are so very sorry to hear about Gerald. He was a good guy and had a wonderful sense of humor, always kidding, he just couldn't help himself,if he had the opportunity to tell a joke or tease he surely would.He dearly loved his family,let that comfort you all in this sad time.Know that you all are in our thoughts and prayers,Love, Don & Kathy Mason,and family