2012-12-19 / Obituaries

Doris E. Oakman New Haven, Ky., 97

Doris E. Oakman, 97, New Haven, Ky., and formerly of Waterfall, Pa., died Tuesday, December 11, 2012, at Flaget Hospital, Bardstown, Ky.

She was born in Waterfall, December 24, 1914, the daughter of the late Roy and Freda (Alloway) Witter. She was the widow of Guy F. Oakman. He passed away June 27, 1994.

She was a school teacher in her younger years and also a homemaker. She loved gardening and fishing.

She is survived by daughters: Alice DeShong of Harrisonville; Cindy M. Johnson of Raywick, Ky.; sons Lee R. Oakman of New Haven, Ky,; Danny W. Oakman of Waterfall; John D. Oakman of New Haven, Ky.; 11 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by an infant son, Earl Oakman; a sister, Mary Alice Witter; a brother, Dale Witter; and a grandson, Andrew DeShong.

Funeral services were held at Asbury United Methodist Church, Harrisonville, at 2 p.m., Sunday, December 16, 2012. Pastor William Bair officiated. Interment was at Asbury United Methodist Cemetery, Harrisonville, Pa.

Arrangements were made by Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., Mc- Connellsburg. Online condolences at www.howardlsipes.com.

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