Christine Joan Hamilton-NoEar, 88 years old, of Pawhuska, Oklahoma, passed away on Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, at her home.
Christine was born in Pawhuska on Aug. 30, 1929, to Otto Sr. and Josephine (Pryor) Hamilton.
She worked for the BIA and retired from there. Christine was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church of Pawhuska and the Native American Church.
Christine is survived by her daughter Bonnie Pratt of Pawhuska, eight grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren, 10 great-great-grandchildren, and her brother Otto Hamilton Jr. of Pawhuska.
She is preceded in death by her parents, two daughters, Patricia Murray-Kent and Pamela Murray; one son, Lawrence Murray Jr.; one sister Marjorie Maker; and brothers Maurice Hamilton, Melvin Hamilton, Eugene Hamilton and William Hamilton.
Indian Services for Christine will be held at 8 a.m., Monday, Feb. 26, 2018, at the Wakon Iron Chapel in Pawhuska with Johnny Redeagle officiating.
Funeral Services will be held 10 a.m., Monday, Feb. 26, at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Pawhuska with Father Sean Donovan, officiating. Pallbearers will be Myron Redeagle, Jasper Clark, Oliver Littlecook, Corbin Malone, KC Bills, Michael Kidder, Nate West, and Sean Standing Bear. The Head Cook will be Katy Tingtella, Cedar Man will be Timmy Lookout, and Watermen will be William and Timmy Shadlow. Interment to follow at Pawhuska City Cemetery.