Heba Irvin (H.I.) Aston III
Heba Irvin (H.I.) Aston III passed in peace at the age of 81 on Saturday, June 19, 2021. He was preceded in death by wife, Elaine. He is survived by children, Michael Irvin Aston, Kenneth Wayne Aston and Dayna Aston Cruz. Proud grandfather to Elizabeth Aston, Steven Aston, Aidan Aston and step-grandfather to Christina Cruz, Ryan Cruz, Maxwell Yell and Julian Yell.
Born in 1939 to Heba Irvin Aston II and Myra Clotilde Aston in McAlester, Oklahoma, he moved to Tulsa in high school and attended Will Rogers High School. He was awarded a tennis scholarship to the University of Tulsa where he went on to graduate from the College of Law. He practiced law in Tulsa for almost 55 years.
H.I. will be fondly remembered by family and friends as a loving husband, father and grandfather, an avid tennis player, an enthusiastic University of Tulsa sports fan, an attorney and a follower of Christ. His humor and storytelling were larger than life and brought a smile to those around him.
Family and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Life on Friday, July 16th, at 10am at the Christ United Methodist Church at 3515 S. Harvard Ave. in Tulsa. The family is requesting donations be made in lieu of flowers to the University of Tulsa College of Law Scholarship Fund either online at utulsa.edu/support
or mailed to University of Tulsa, Attn: Stacy Connor, 800 S. Tucker Dr., Tulsa, OK 74104.
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Published by Tulsa World on Jul. 11, 2021.