Naomi Nadine Gotcher (everyone knew her by Nadine) was born on September
26, 1926 in Wanette, Oklahoma to Estell and Ola May Ward. She had an older
sister, Wynema and a younger brother Adrian.
Nadine graduated from Wanette High School and later received a Bachelor’s
Degree in art and music from the University of Tulsa.
She married Deryl L. Gotcher in 1947. They had three children: Deryl Jr.,
Pamela and Mark.
Nadine enjoyed art, music, and gardening, and took great pleasure in creating
a beautiful home for her family.
Nadine passed away peacefully on Wednesday, February 4
th, 2015 in Tulsa at age 88. She is survived by her children: Deryl Gotcher,
Jr. and wife Cathy, Pamela Gotcher and Mark Gotcher and wife Nancy; six
grandsons and seven great grandchildren.
A celebration of Nadine’s life will be held on February 13
th at 1:30PM in the chapel at Park Plaza Church of Christ in Tulsa.
The family asks in lieu of flowers a donation in Nadine’s memory
be made to Impact Church of Christ, 1704 Weber, Houston, Texas 77007 benefiting
Oklahoma Christian Student Martha Akinyi Owinyi or to the Niteroi, Brazil
Church in care of Park Plaza Church of Christ.
Please leave a favorite memory of Nadine in the online guestbook below.