Donnel Lee Boydstun was born November 27, 1933, the only son of DK and Nettie (Erlabaugh) Boydstun. He left this life on July 5th, 2017. Visitation will be held from 8:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. Saturday, July 8, 2017. Family will greet friends from 3:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. Sunday, July 9, 2017 at Strode Funeral Home in Stillwater, Oklahoma. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, July 10, 2017 at the River of Life Church in Perkins, OK. Interment will follow at Perkins Cemetery. Strode Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Donnel Lee was known as Don, Duck, Dad, Uncle Bud, Grandpa and other affectionate names.
He loved to learn new hobbies and had many; he had a fondness for music, and a love for all animals. He loved the Lord and believed he was here to help others and had a very soft heart.
Donnel leaves behind two children: daughter, Donna Boydstun Soutee and husband William of Wynnewood, OK and son, Roger Boydstun and Ted McDonald of Fort Lauderdale,FL;
Grandchildren, Erin Hunter and husband Chase of Piedmont, OK, Eric Soutee and wife Kayla of Broken Arrow, Ok, Evin Soutee, (2004 preceded in death) and Matthew Soutee and wife Kamille of Tuttle, OK. He was blessed with 11 great grandchildren who love him dearly.
He leaves behind many who call him friend. Don was preceded in death by the love of his life, Ellen (Lilly) Boydstun; parents, DK Boydstun and Nettie Erlabaugh Boydstun.
Condolences may be emailed to the family and an online obituary may be viewed by visiting www.strodefh.com .