Carl Eugene Lewelling, 75, pase away on Thursday January 23, 2020 in Lawton, Oklahoma.
Memorial Services will be help 1:00Pm Saturday Feburary 1 at the Norman Round-Up Club 600 SE 60th Norman, OK 73419.
Carl Eugene Lewelling AKA "Papa" was born on October 2, 1944 to Daisy and Carl Lewelling in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma.
He was raised a country boy on his family dairy farm in Stratford, Oklahoma.
On July 19,1963, he married his high school sweetheart, Shearon Kolarik.
Carl worked for OG&E in Norman and later in Muskogee, Ok for a total of 42 years.
Through the years he made many friends in the roping arena where he learned to be the healer of a roping team on his beloved horse Star.
When not in the roping arena he could be found on the bleachers of a school sporting event that one of his children was playing in.
Carl loved reading, watching sporting events on tv and taking road trips with Shearon.
He loved to talk "horses" with anyone interested, especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Those left to cherish those memories are
His wife Shearon, daughter Sheryl and husband Jack, son Kevin and wife Phyllis. A sister, Carol Stokes and husband William, one brother-in-law Bill Kolarik and wife Janis, one sister-in-law Patsy Kolarik, 4 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews along with many roping buddies.
The family would like to thank Dr. Vasireddy and his nurses Shawna and Katie in Muskogee, Ok, the UAMS cancer center in Little Rock, Arkansas, especially Dr. Thanendrarajan and his staff for all their care.
Memories and condolences may be sent to the family at www.granthamfuneralhomes.com