Obituary for Patricia Denise Deer
Patricia "Pat" Denise Deer Sunrise October 17, 1962 Sunset November 24, 2017. Pat departed from this earth on November 24, 2017 in Oklahoma City, OK. Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Thursday at The Bah Kho Je Chena Building in Perkins, OK. Interment will follow in the Iowa Tribal Cemetery. Strode Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Pat was born on October 17, 1962 in Oklahoma City, OK. to the late Francis Richard Deer, Sr. and the late Lena Rose Small Deer.
Pat was raised and lived in Shawnee until she moved to Oklahoma City in 1994. Pat was a very well liked and beautiful person who had a big heart for all. She touched so many lives in so many different ways. She was always there if anybody needed anything...she never knew the word no. She had always said she would make it to Las Vegas one more time and by the Grace of God she did. She went with the Ioway Elders to the Indian National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas.
Pat is survived by three children, Russell D. Deer, Oklahoma City, OK, Myrcine Deer, Kingfisher, OK and Corey Deer of Shawnee, OK; one Grandson, Max Ishmael Aguila, Kingfisher, Ok; three brothers, Mike H. Deer, Shawnee, OK, Francis Deer Jr., Kingfisher, OK. Russell Deer, Cushing, OK; two sisters, Victoria Deer and Crystal Venegas, both of Oklahoma City, OK. She is survived by many nieces, nephews and friends.
She is preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Bernard Deer; one sister, Cynthia Franco and one niece, Nicole Venegas.
The Children and Family of Patricia "Pat" Deer would like to thank each and everybody that offered words of comfort, words of kindness and the hugs. Thank you for the gifts and food. May God bless you and your families.
Condolences may be emailed to the family and an online obituary may be viewed by visiting www.strode.com.