Obituaries

Randall Brent Kidder Obituary

Randall Brent Kidder, 57, passed away Friday, May 8, 2015 in the St. John Medical Center, Tulsa. 

Randy was born October 6, 1957 in Cushing, Oklahoma, the son of Dennis and Virginia Lee (Shelly) Kidder.  He attended school in Pawhuska, graduating with the Pawhuska High School Class of 1975.  Randy later graduated from Rogers State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology.  He was a long-time drug counselor for the Osage Tribe. 

In his spare time, Randy enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, gambling, teaching, exercising and playing fantasy football.  He was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Pawhuska, the Native American Church and the local chapter of AA. 

Surviving are:  his brother, Dennis Kidder; two sisters, Judith Gale Kidder and Charlotte Kidder; his nieces and nephews, Michael Mashburn, Lisa Luis, Eric and Ty Rainey, Michael, Gregory, Jeffry, Ben and Joe Kidder; along with a multitude of friends who will miss their friend and mentor. Randy was preceded in death by his parents, Dennis and Virginia Kidder.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, May 12, 9:30AM, at the Indian Camp Chapel, Pawhuska.  Johnny Redeagle and Eddie Redeagle will officiate.  Interment will be in the Pawhuska City Cemetery.

McCartney’s Johnson Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.