Joe Mitchell Colclasure

Joe Mitchell Colclasure, 67, passed away Saturday, September 3, 2016 at his home in Pawhuska.

Joe was born December 28, 1948 in Oklahoma City, OK, the son of Jasper C. and Evelyn (Holloway) Colclasure. He was married to the former Sonya Morningstar in Pawhuska, OK. Joe had worked for the Newkirk Fire Department for 12 years. He worked for 20 years in law enforcement, serving with the Kay and Osage County Sheriff Departments and the Pawhuska Police Department. In his spare time, he enjoyed fishing, word carving and wood working. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge of Newkirk.

Surviving family includes:

His wife: Sonya Colclasure;

Children: Rickey Colclasure and wife, Tammy, of Newkirk; Michael Colclasure, Chelsea Ferry, and Rhea

Burlingame and husband, Tony, all of Pawhuska;

Grandchildren: Dillon, Gage, Evan, Marcus, Shane, Zayne, Liberty, Aubree and Corey;

And two brothers: Charles “Quid” Colclasure and Andy Colclasure, both of Newkirk.

Joe was preceded in death by his parents.

Memorial services will be held Friday, September 9, 2:00PM, at McCartney’s Johnson Funeral Home. Rev. Mark Buchanan will officiate.

McCartney’s Johnson Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.