- Ada, Oklahoma

March 19, 2014

George Wesley “Bud” Endinger Jr.

Ada — Services for George Wesley “Bud” Endinger Jr., 81, of Ada are at 10 a.m. Saturday at Criswell Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Lightning Ridge Cemetery.

Mr. Endinger died Monday, March 17, 2014, at an Ada hospital. He was born March 3, 1933, in Topeka, Kan., to George Wesley and Bernice Schneider Endinger. He attended schools in Kansas and moved to this area in October 1981 from Oklahoma City.

He married Wilma Frances Yancey in 1965. She preceded him in death Jan. 28, 1995, in Wichita, Kan. Mr. Endinger was a truck driver until he retired, and he was of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include two daughters, Kristi Mays of Wichita, Kan., and Vicki Patterson of Ada; one son, George Endinger III of Wichita, Kan.; three stepchildren, Eva Bragner and Georgia Gail Spencer, both of Oklahoma City, and Sandra Prudhomme of Mobile, Ala.; two brothers, James Endinger of Jacksonville, Fla., and Harry Endinger of Mobile, Ala.; 25 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; a stepdaughter, Elizabeth Gibson; two sisters, Jo Ann Chandler and Ella Mae Epperson; and a brother, Duane Endinger.