Mildred Eva "Millie" (Chaney) O'Connell(1921-2012)

Mildred "Millie" O'Connell 91, formerly of Lindsay, had been living in Bartlesville at Green county, (Lake View) for the last year. She walked thru the gates of Heaven to join her loved ones that had gone before October 26, 2012. She was born May 21, 1921 in Bearden, Oklahoma to Marvin T. and Retha "Annie" Chaney. She grew up in the Paden and Prague area. Millie married Foy Lewis and to this union was born a son Bobby Charles Lewis. She later married Charles "Smokey" O'Connell and together they had a daughter Jo Ann (O'Connell) McElrath. Mildred is survived by her son Bob Lewis and daughter-in-law Nancy Lewis,of Bartlesville, daughter Jo Ann McElrath, of Lindsay. Grandsons Charles and Tami Lewis, Robert and Dawn Lewis, Collin McElrath, and granddaughter Jobie and Byron Hines. Also great grandchildren Marvin, Aaron, Josh, Susan and Bobby Leon Lewis, and Jaiden Taylor, Jakkob and Layla Hines.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husbands and one grandson, Cory Wayne McElrath.
Graveside services will be held in Prague, Oklahoma, at the Prague Cemetery at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, October 30, 2012 directed by the Stumpff Funeral Home & Crematory. Friends who wish may sign the online guest book and leave condolences at

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Stumpff Funeral Home & Crematory
1600 Southeast Washington Boulevard Bartlesville, OK 74006
(918) 333-4300

Published in Examiner-Enterprise from Oct. 29 to Nov. 28, 2012