Dateline: February 7, 2008

Isaac Martin “Ike” Huval, 78, died Friday, February 1, 2008, in Clarendon.

Rosary was held on Sunday, February 3, 2008, at 7:00 p.m. in the St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Clarendon. Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 am on Monday, February 4, 2008, in the St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Clarendon with Rev. Arokia Raj “Raj” Samala, officiating. Burial was held at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Clarendon. Services were under the arrangement of Robertson Funeral Directors of Clarendon.

Ike was born July 15, 1929, in Pampa to Isaac Joseph and Olive Louisa Griffith Huval. He was a US Army veteran during peacetime. He received a Bachelor’s degree from Texas Tech University and achieved a Master’s degree from the University of Tulsa. He was a member of the American Petroleum Institute, Geological society, lodge member, NRA, Retired Seniors Volunteer Program for 10 plus years, Texas Gold, and a honorary member of Sigma Gamma Epsilon. He had been a resident of Miltias, California, before moving to Clarendon 13 years ago. He was a member of the St. Mary’s Catholic Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors include two daughters, Monica Reese of Tulsa, Okla., and Terri Belote and husband Harold of Springdale, AK; two sons, Anthony “Tony” Huval and wife LouAnne of Sourlake and Neal Huval and wife Janet of Stillwell, Okla.; a step daughter, Nannette Garcia of Washington; a sister, Nancy Wilson of Lubbock; eight grandchildren; three step grandchildren; two nieces and nephews; and caregivers, Denise and Roy Bertrand of Clarendon.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be to St. Mary’s Catholic Church, PO Drawer C, Clarendon, Texas 79226, or Donley County Senior Citizens.

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