Connie Dee (Easley) Rencountre passed away Monday, March 7, 2016 at her home in Pawhuska, OK. She was 63 years old.
Connie was born June 7, 1952 to Clarence “Mickey” and Delia (Pearsall) Easley in Nowata, OK. A graduate of Pawhuska High School, Connie was a former Pawhuska Round-Up Club member and Queen. She enjoyed many things throughout her life, including horse racing, sewing, painting and volunteering her time at the local soup kitchen. Most of all, she enjoyed being involved with the activities of her children and grandchildren, and was very proud of them and their accomplishments. She was a member of the Osage Nation and enjoyed attending the In-Lon-Schka dances every June. She was from the Eagle Clan, and her Osage name was “Ena-doe-pee”.
Left to cherish her memory are:
Her children: Shane Rencountre and wife, Lena, of Barnsdall, OK;
Alexis Rencountre and Tony Brown, of Pawhuska;
Chance Rencountre of Pawhuska;
Grandchildren: Isabella Rencountre, Hannah Rencountre, Maddux Standingbear,
and Suri Rencountre;
Brother and sisters: Stephen Easley and wife, Debra; Linda Easley and Janice Easley;
Numerous nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews, as well as a host of other family and friends.
2 Corinthians 1:3-4 “Blessed be God, even the father of our Lord Jesus Christ the Father of mercies, and the God of all comfort; Who comforts us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them which are in any trouble, by the comfort wherewith we ourselves are comforted of God.”
Funeral services were held March 10 at the Indian Camp Chapel, Pawhuska. Ira Lookout officiated. Interment was in the Pawhuska City Cemetery.
McCartney’s Johnson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.