April 30, 1924 - Dec 20, 2012 OKLAHOMA CITY Cameron L. Kerran, 88, died December 20, 2012, in Oklahoma City. He was born April 30, 1924, in Topeka, KS to Frank and Minnie Kerran. Cameron, and lived in Lone Wolf, OK with his parents, who owned a general store and filling station. He delivered groceries to the surrounding area while in high school. He served in the Army Air Corps from 1942 until 1945 and was stationed in China, Burma and India during WWII. Cameron graduated with honors from the University of Oklahoma in 1949 with a BS in Engineering. He married Joanne P. Kerran on December 30, 1945, and they were married for 60 years until her passing. Cameron was owner of Double Eagle Refining Company and Double Eagle Lubricants, Inc. until his retirement in 1989. He was a Council member of First Lutheran Church, as well as a director of First Security Bank & Trust Company. He was preceded in death by his wife; and parents; plus a grandchild, Matthew Charles. Cameron is survived by his son, Mike and his wife Linda; daughter, Phyllis Kerran and her husband Sam Stricker; daughter, Janis Kerran; grandsons, Travis Kerran, and Tyler Kerran and wife Shawna; granddaughters, Emily and Sarah Kerran, with future grandson-in-law, Jarret Bolfer; great-granddaughter, Isabelle; brother, Don Kerran and wife Mary; brother-in-law, Bob Osmond; and one niece and four nephews. Memorial gifts may be made to First Lutheran Church. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, December 26, 2012, at First Lutheran Church, 1300 N. Robinson. Interment will follow at Chapel Hill Cemetery. A Reception will follow interment at Smith & Kernke Funeral Home, 14624 N. May Avenue.
Published in The Oklahoman on December 23, 2012