Rowene Leanora Hunt, 89, died on April 26, 2017, in Stillwater, Oklahoma. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at the Strode Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at Fairlawn Cemetery in Stillwater.
Rowene was born on March 15, 1928, to Francis Otis Becker and Ola Jackson Becker in Stillwater, Oklahoma. She graduated from Stillwater High School. She attended Oklahoma A&M for 2 years. After college, she worked for Oklahoma State University as the Budget Analyst. She was a dedicated mother to her 2 children, Danny and LuAnne Ward. She married John S. Hunt on November 12, 1983.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Francis and Ola Becker, as well as her 2 brothers, Orley and Gene Becker; 1 sister, Phyllis Becker Gray; her son, Danny Ward; her husband, John S. Hunt.
She is survived by her daughter, LuAnne Ward; 4 grandchildren, Allison, Matthew, Megan, and Charlotte Ward; 2 great grandchildren, Braden and Annabelle.
Condolences may be emailed to the family and an online obituary may be viewed by visiting strodefh.com.
Published on  April 28, 2017