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Pauline Bilke

June 8, 1921 June 19, 2018
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Obituary for Pauline Bilke

Pauline Bilke, 97, of Miami, Oklahoma, passed away on June 19, 2018, in Midwest City, Oklahoma. A Graveside Service will be held to celebrate her life at 11:00 AM, Saturday, June 23, 2018, at Hornet Cemetery in Seneca, MO. Pauline was born in Quapaw, Oklahoma to Alvin and Lena Shelton on June 8, 1921. She attended Quapaw High School. Following high school she graduated from Miami Business College. Pauline married Delbert Len Bilke on December 5, 1942 in Miami, Oklahoma. She worked in a variety of positions in the Ottawa County Court House for 40 years. She was involved in the Business & Professional Women’s Organization, Ottawa County Home Demonstration Club, Southern Hills Baptist Church, Ottawa County Arts & Crafts Club, and as a Leader in the Ottawa County 4-H Clubs. She received numerous honors during her career serving Ottawa County and many blue ribbons at the local fairs for her crafts. Pauline is preceded in death by her husband Len Bilke; her siblings, Alene Nance, Mable Fletcher, Claude Shelton, and Dale Shelton; and her parents, Alvin and Lena Shelton. Pauline is survived by her children, Darrell and Barbara Bilke, Robert and Joyce Honey, Ronnie and Sandra Gaye Owens; grandchildren, Ryan and Heather Honey, Bradford and Brooke Gildon, Lacee Bilke, and Lenzee Bilke; and great-grandchildren, Morgan Honey, Avery Honey, and Christopher Gildon. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that donations be sent to the Pinto Heritage Foundation Youth Scholarship Fund in memory of Pauline Bilke. The foundation address is Pinto Heritage Foundation, 7330 NW 23rd Street, Bethany, OK 73008. The family of Pauline Bilke wishes to extend our sincere thanks to the Arbor House staff, Physician’s Choice Hospice, and the many family and friends who have assisted in our mother’s care.

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11:00 AM 6/23/2018 11:00:00 AM
Horton Cemetery

5 Mile Creek
Seneca , Missouri 64865

Horton Cemetery
5 Mile Creek Seneca 64865 Missouri
United States

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Horton Cemetery Final Resting Place

5 Mile Creek
Seneca , Missouri 64865

5 Mile Creek Seneca 64865 Missouri
United States

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