December 20, 1940 - July 27, 2014 OKLAHOMA CITY Claude Lee Hamon, age 73, of OKC, passed away July 27, 2014. He was born December 20, 1940, to Arthur & Dorothy Hamon. Claude was a 1959 graduate of Harding High School. He was awarded an All-American High School Award for football. Claude attended the University of Oklahoma and played football for the Sooners. After college, he became a firefighter, and worked at Station #17, in Oklahoma City, until his retirement. Claude was an avid golfer, a past champion at Lake Hefner and Surrey Hills Country Club. He loved being outdoors. His first love was his family. Claude always had a gift in his hand for his grandchildren. He was a very proud father and grandfather. Claude is survived by his son, Christopher Hamon & wife, Holly, of Edmond; 1 daughter, Ginger Greer & husband, Merek, of West Jefferson, OH; 7 grandchildren, Holly Greer, Makenzy Hamon, Caitlin Greer, Ashlen Hamon, Sheridan Thomsen, Chance Thomsen and Carson Hamon. He is preceded in death by his parents. Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 AM, Friday, August 1, 2014, in the Chapel of Memorial Park Cemetery. Interment to follow. Services are under the direction of the John M. Ireland Funeral Home, Moore, OK.
John M. Ireland Funeral Home & Chapel
120 S Broadway St Moore, OK 73160
Published in The Oklahoman on July 31, 2014