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Thompson “Tommy” Peterson-Poafpybitty

Thompson “Tommy” Peterson-Poafpybitty 39 went to his heavenly home to be with those who have gone before him on May 3, 2019.

Funeral Service will be held at 10:00 AM Saturday May 11, 2019 at the Comanche Community Center in Apache, OK with Pershing Yeahquo officiating. Burial will follow at Cache Creek KCA Cemetery under direction of Comanche Nation Funeral Home.

Wake Service will be 7:00 PM Friday May 10, 2019 at the Comanche Community Center in Apache, OK.

Tommy was born December 27, 1979 in Oklahoma City to Gene Ray Poafpybitty and Ramona Rae Peterson-Atchico. Tommy was an adventurer and traveled to many places throughought his journey of life. He worked in many fields of employment throughout his life as well. While living in New Mexico he had a son, Dewan Poafpybitty who was his pride and joy. He enjoyed spending time with his son, family and friends. His favorite past time was watching his beloved Sooners play.

He is survived by his son Dewan Poafpybitty of Dulce New Mexico, special friend Erin Nez also of Dulce, New Mexico. Sisters: Troylynn Poafpybitty, of Des Moines, IA and special friend he considered a sister Rae-Joyce Hugar of Anadarko, Ok. Brothers; Shae Yeahquo of Anadarko, Bryant Kowena of Little Rock, AR. Heath Poafpybitty of Norman, Charles “Chaz” Lynn Poafpybitty of Des Moines, IA. Maternal Aunts; Anita Louise Menefee of Bloomfield, MO. Cheryl Peterson-Cody of Chickasha, OK. Beatrice Marie Hughes of Anadarko, OK. Paternal Aunt; Sandra Poafpybitty of Oklahoma City, , Maternal Uncle; Michael Lewis Peterson of Anadarko, OK. Paternal Uncle; Donald Poafpybitty of Apache, OK. He was loved by all his nieces, nephews and many family and friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents; Gene Ray Poafpybitty and Ramona Rae Peterson-Atchico. Maternal Grandparents Raimon Royal Peterson and Louise Dice-Peterson, Paternal Grandparents Carl and Etheline Poafpybitty. Paternal Uncles; Kenneth and Charles Poafpybitty and Aunts; Linda Poafpybitty and Karen Gouladdle.

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