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Myrtle D. Roe passed from this life at the age of 94 on January 22, 2016 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She was born to Jorgen Christian Jorgenson and Johanna Catherine Christine in Campbell, Minnesota on February 26, 1921. Myrtle was married to her husband, Paul N. Roe on January 5, 1944 and they shared 47 years together. A devoted wife and mother, Myrtle worked as a nurses aide in several hospitals including Woodward Medical Hospital before her retirement. She especially enjoyed sewing and crocheting along with many hours of service in the Baptist church as a pastor's wife and faithful servant. She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul; brother, Elmer Jorgenson; sisters, Helen, Clara and Edna Jorgenson and son, Dwain Roe. She is survived by her brother, Alfred Jorgenson and wife, Artis; daughter, Brenda Carter and husband, Len; grandchildren, Chris Roe and wife, Chas; Lindsey Adamson and husband, Christopher; Michael Carter and wife, Anna; Melissa Carter and Seven great grandchildren. Graveside services and interment to be at Elmwood Cemetery, Woodward, Oklahoma 2:00 p.m. Thursday, January 28, 2016. Condolences may be left at www.floralhaven.com.
Published on  January 27, 2016
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