Memorial service for Barbara Scott, 73, Indiahoma, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday July 14, 2018, at Bethel United Methodist Church with the Rev. Nathan Mills officiating.
Mrs. Scott passed away Saturday July 7, 2018, in Indiahoma.
Barbara was born Sept. 10, 1944 in Milwaukee, Wis., to Lawrence and Marie Strelow. She attended school in West Allis, Wis., and graduated from High School in 1964. Barbara worked as a volunteer host at the USO in Milwaukee, Wis. While volunteering she was set up on a blind date. On Sweetest day 1965 she went on that date. On Thanksgiving Day 1965 she became engaged. On June 18, 1966, Barbara married her sweetheart and together she and her husband Johnie shared 52 years of marriage. She worked for many years in manufacturing for Rockwell Automation/Allen Bradley. After retiring in 2002, she and Johnie moved to Indiahoma. Barbara enjoyed people watching, doing 5k's with her daughters, eating seafood, anything Disney and watching movies. She was an animal lover and doted on fur babies.
She is survived by her husband, of the home; her daughters: Ella Scott and her partner, Julie Hesprich, Indiahoma; Judy Redel and her husband, Danny, West Allis, Wis.; and DeAnna Scott, Indiahoma; her brother: Gilbert Strelow and his wife, Arlene, West Allis, Wis.; her grandchildren: Christa, John, and Allison Redel, all of West Allis, Wis.; her fur babies: Boomer, Bella, Larry, Chip, Keystone, Cowboy, Wrigley, Katie, Bubba, Missy and Prissy. She also leaves behind numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of loving friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her brother, Junior Strelow; and her sisters: Margie Anderson, Rosie Zekich and Kathy Meeks.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to Aspire Home Health and Hospice for their care.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society at 1320 NW Homestead, Suite D, Lawton, OK 73505; The Alzheimer's Association, Oklahoma Chapter at 2448 E 81st Street, Suite 3000, Tulsa, OK 74137; or to the Humane Society at P.O. Box 18471, Oklahoma City, OK 73154.
An online guest book and sympathy cards are available at GrayFuneral.com.