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WILEETA TREADWAY


1931 - 2019
WILEETA TREADWAY Obituary
Treadway May 31, 1931 - Jan. 9, 2019 MIDWEST CITY Wileeta Claire Treadway, 87, of Midwest City, OK, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019. Wileeta was born May 31, 1931, in Woodward, OK to Clarence and Idah Paden. She graduated from Perry High School in 1949. While at Perry H.S., she met her love, Durrell Treadway. Wileeta attended Oklahoma A&M (OSU) and was a member of the Pi Beta Phi sorority. On Nov. 23, 1951, Durrell & Wileeta married. They moved to Midwest City in 1959, where she has resided for 59 years. She was a member of Wickline United Methodist Church and was involved with the Elizabeth Circle, Koinoniah Sunday School class and a charter member of the NOAH (Not Old At Heart) club. She was a member of PEO, the Bluebell Garden Club and several bridge groups where she developed lifelong friends. Wileeta was an avid OSU fan, attending OSU basketball and football games for almost 50 years. She was co-owner of Nana's Niche antique store in NW Oklahoma City and conducted estate sales throughout Oklahoma with her friend, Pat Padgham. Mom, Grandma, Aunt Lita had the gift to transcend any age or generational boundaries and made everyone she met feel special and loved. Wileeta was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Durrell Treadway. She established a true legacy of love and leaves behind daughter, Teresa Sanders & husband Sidney, of Midwest City; son, David Treadway & wife Cindy, of Edmond; daughter, Stacey Price & husband Steve, of Austin, TX; daughter, Stephanie Treadway, of Edmond; eight grandchildren, Connor, Cammie, and Cori Sanders; Paden and Abby Treadway; Shelby Jinks, Hayley, and Tanner Price; four great-grandchildren, Meah, Nova and Rhett Sanders and Madelyn Jinks; one sister, Judy Rader; and a multitude of friends and extended family. Her life will be celebrated on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, 10 a.m. at Wickline United Methodist Church, Midwest City, OK, after her grandson returns from Afghanistan. In lieu of flowers, family requests memorials be made in Wileeta's name to Hospice Quality Care, 921 S. Sooner Rd., Midwest City, OK 73110.
Published in The Oklahoman on Jan. 13, 2019
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