Ulen F. McNatt was born January 3, 1929, in Bunch, Oklahoma, to Jessie Hamilton and Mattie Sarah Emberton McNatt. He died Sunday, October 31, 2021, in Tulsa, Oklahoma, at the age of 92 years. Ulen served his country honorably with the United States Army during World War II. He married the love of his life April 9, 1947, to Norma Lee Pruitt. They spent over 74 years of marriage together before her passing on October 6, 2021. Ulen spent most of his working life as a mechanic with the County of Tulsa. He was a longtime faithful member of Collinsville Free Will Baptist Church. He enjoyed a variety of pastimes including traveling and going camping. He also enjoyed spending time tinkering on projects in his garage. He dearly loved his grandchildren who affectionately knew him as “Pepaw”.
Those he leaves behind who hold many cherished memories include:
Daughter; Terry McNatt, of Collinsville, Oklahoma
Granddaughter; Leslie Himebaugh, of Collinsville, Oklahoma
Grandson; Chris Himebaugh and wife Stephanie, of Collinsville, Oklahoma
Granddaughter; Jeanie Moore and husband Jim, of Nowata, Oklahoma
Three great grandsons
Brother; Jesse Cobb
Sister; Tressie Suter
And a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Norma, son, Dennis McNatt, Daughter, Rhonda McNatt, Granddaughter, Rhoni, and grandsons, Scottie and Todd.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Thursday, November 4, 2021, at Mowery Funeral Service in Owasso. Funeral service will be held 1:30 pm. Friday, November 5, 2021, at the Mowery Funeral Service Chapel in Owasso with Pastor Ronnie Gibson and Pastor Steve Loveless officiating. Serving as casket bearers will be Josh Buchfink, Jeffery Buchfink, Layne Himebaugh, Rhett Moore, Quaid Moore, and Tyler Tillman. Committal service and interment will follow at Park Grove Cemetery in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. The family requests memorial contributions be made to the Folds of Honor Foundation, 5800 North Patriot Drive, Owasso, Oklahoma, 74055. Arrangements and services were entrusted to Mowery Funeral Service of Owasso.