- Ada, Oklahoma

March 27, 2014

Veda Magar

Shawnee —

Graveside services for Veda Estelle Magar, 93, of Shawnee, formerly of Ada, are at 10 a.m. Friday at McGee Cemetery in Stratford. The Rev. Mike McCauley will officiate.

Mrs. Magar died March 25, 2014, at Sterling House Assistance Living in Shawnee.  She was born Sept. 20, 1920, at Parish Chapel to Elbert and Leafy Holland Tucker.

She attended Summers Chapel School.

She married Delbert B. “Mac” Magar on July 1, 1941, at Lawton. He preceded her in death September 1997.

Survivors include her nephew and caregivers Carl and Donna Roberts of Shawnee; their four daughters, Leann and Scott Thomas of Jones, Vickie and Brian Bates of Edmond, Dianna and Nicki Peltier II of Shawnee, and Tanya and David French of Shawnee; their nine grandchildren, Taylor Day, Dalton Thomas, Devin Crouch, Nicki Peltier III, Kyle Peltier, Jeffery Peltier, Luke Peltier, Brittany Freeman, and Luke French; brother; sisters-in-law; nieces; and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents Elbert and Leafy Tucker; four brothers, R.D. “Shorty” Tucker, Eldon Roy “Sam” Tucker, Don Tucker and Earl Tucker; and her husband of 56 years Delbert B. Magar.

Obituaries may be viewed and online condolences sent to

Criswell Funeral Home, Ada