CLETA TULLIUS(1927 - 2019)

April 17, 1927 - January 29, 2019 OKLAHOMA CITY Cleta M. Tullius, age 91, of Oklahoma City, passed away January 29, 2019 in Oklahoma City. Cleta was born April 17, 1927 in Thomas, OK to Elmer and Stella (Lapel) Dalrymple. Cleta married Robert P. Tullius, July 24, 1951, her husband of 66 years who preceded her in death. Cleta is survived by daughter Sue Munroe, son-in-law John, granddaughter Amy Parker, O.D. and her husband Casey, and grandson John Robert Munroe, Esq. and his wife Raluca, and great granddaughter Alexandra; also, her sisters, Theresa McAvoy, Letha Gail Blagg, Lucille Dalrymple and brother R.L. Dalrymple and his wife Pat. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters Ruth Ann Jones, Dorothy Jean Watts and her brother Donald Dalrymple. Cleta worked as a bookkeeper for various companies during her career. She loved gardening, cooking and reading, especially cookbooks! Cleta was a member of Epiphany of the Lord Catholic Church where her Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, February 5th, at 11:00 a.m. Burial will follow at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens. There will be visitation on Monday, February 4th, at Smith & Kernke Funeral Home on North May Ave. from 6-8p.m. The family would like to thank the staff of Quail Ridge Senior Living who took such good care of her the past several years.

Funeral Home

Smith & Kernke Funeral Directors
14624 North May Avenue Oklahoma City, OK 73134
(405) 302-0021

Published in The Oklahoman on Feb. 3, 2019