Obituary for David Meneely

Ponca City Now - November 26, 2019 5:03 pm

David Travis (Meneely) Meneely

May 13, 1982 ~ November 22, 2019 (age 37)

David Travis Meneely (Chief) of Burbank, OK passed away Friday, November 22, 2-19 in Amarillo, TX. He was 37 years of age. David was born May 13, 1982 in Ponca City to David Vence Meneely and Martha Dee Donelson.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 am Saturday, November 30, 2019 in the Ponca City Assembly ,2313 E. Prospect Ave with Pastor Dewayne Bardwell officiating. Burial will follow on David’s family ranch in Osage County. Visitation will be held Thursday 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Friday, November 29, 2019 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Grace Memorial Chapel of Ponca City.

David grew up in Osage county and graduated from Shidler high school. He joined the States Marine Corp to serve his country with two tour in Afghanistan and was honorable discharge. He went to college to seek a bachelor’s degree in Native American Law. Chief as he was referred too met the love of his life Diana Medina and they were married August 15, 2015 and they made their home in Burbank. David enjoyed the outdoors, camping, fishing, shooting guns and rifles, riding horses, training service dogs and taking “walk abouts”.

David leaves behind to cherish his memory; wife Diana of the Home, daughter; Lila Bible of Red Rock, OK and his mother; Martha Donelson-Green and husband Fred of Burbank, OK and father: Vence Meneely and wife Sonja of Webb City, OK. Also surviving are numerous Siblings, nieces and nephews.

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