Kenneth Anquoe Obit


Updated: 06 Sep 2009

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ANQUOE, Kenneth
Sapulpa Herald, Creek Co. OK

Kenneth Anquoe, 68, Sapulpa, died Sunday at St, Francis Hospital, Tulsa.

Wake will be 7 pm today at the Fitzgerald Funeral Chapel, Tulsa, and Mass will be noon Tuesday at Christ the King Catholic Church, Tulsa

He was born Dec 14, 1920, in Lawton. He was a Kiowa and credited with Organizing the Tulsa Powwow.

Anquoe revived the Kiowa Black Legging Warrior Society for Veterans and was honored earlier this month by the Kiowa, Cherokee and Creek nations for his accomplishments.

He attended the Riverside Indian School in Anadarko, Mountain View High School and Bacone College in Muskogee.

Survivors include mother Anna K. Anquoe of Anadarko; son William Kenneth Anquoe of Tulsa; step-son Scott William Bradshaw of Tulsa; step-daughter Alice Ann Allen of Locust Grove; brothers Truman Anquoe of Oklahoma City, Jack Anquoe of Tulsa, Gerald Anquoe of Anadarko, Leonard Anquoe of Gache and James Anquoe of El Reno; sisters Marjorie Anquoe of Anadarko, Mary Ann Anquoe of Tulsa and Anita George of Weatherford; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.